MAY 6, 2015, BY CONTRIBUTED BY: BERL FRANCIS Jerome Gary Cooper, military, government, and business leader was appointed United States Ambassador to Jamaica by President Bill Clinton in 1994. He was the first African American to occupy the position. Prior to his appointment, he had a distinguished military career. From 1958 to 1970 he was an active-duty officer and became the first African […]

J. Gary Cooper, U.S. States Ambassador to Jamaica