Yvonne Kong


Yvonne Kong is a well respected educator and sport administrator and holds a Bachelor Degree in Education from the University of the West Indies (Mona Campus) and a Diploma in Teacher Education (Physical Education and Mathematics) from the Mico University.


Mrs. Kong has an enviable track record of service in sport and education and continues to influence positively the lives of young athletes and aspiring administrators.

Director, Jamaica Olympic Association (J.O.A.), 2009 to present

Lecturer, Physical Education Institute of Education 2009 -2010

Principal, The G.C. Foster College of Physical Education and Sport 2004 – 2009

Principal Alston High School 1995 – 2003

Principal Lecturer, Bethlehem Teachers’ College (Physical Education) 1979 – 1982 and 1988- 1995

Resource Lecturer in Physical Education Ministry of Education 1985 – 1988

Head Physical Education and Mathematics Departments

Lecturer Mico Teachers’ College, Physical Education and Mathematics 1984- 1988

Head, Physical Education Department and Lecturer, Shortwood Teachers’ College 1982- 1984

Teacher, Physical Education, Marverly All Age and Paine High Schools 1968 – 1978

Scholarship awardee, Pan American Congress in Physical Education, to pursue M. Sc. In Physical Education at the University of Zulia Venezuela (1989)

Manager, Jamaica’s Teams to the Commonwealth Games, Central American and Caribbean Games and Pan American Games