Jack Austin Warner

Date Published: 
2000-09
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Jack Austin Warner

Jack Austin Warner was born on January 26, 1943 in Trinidad.1956 - 61 attended Presentation College, Chaguanas, 1963 -66 Mausica Teachers Training College, 1966 -69 University of the West Indies, 1970 Institute of International Relations. In 1971 he was a teacher at North Eastern College, and between 1971 -73 was a part time lecturer (Sociology) U.W.I. 1972 -93 History lecturer at the Polytechnic Institute

Local & Regional: 1966-71: General Secretary, Central Football Association; 1971-73: General Secretary, Central St. George Football Association; 1974-1990: General Secretary, Trinidad & Tobago Football Association; 1978-82: General Secretary, Caribbean Football Union; 1982-present: President, Caribbean Football Union; 1983-90: Vice-President, CONCACAF; 1990-present: President CONCACAF; 1994-present: President, Eastern Football Association

FIFA: 1983: Member of the FIFA Executive Committee; 1997: FIFA Vice-President.

Standing Committees: 1984-90: Board of Appeal; 1984-92: Organizing Committee for the Olympic Football Tournament; since 1990: Committee for FIFA Youth Competitions (appointed Chairman '98); FIFA World Cup Organizing Committee; Committee for Security Matters and Fair Play; 1990-98: Player Status Committee; 1994-98: Deputy Chairman of the Technical Committee; 1995-98: Organizing Committee for the FIFA/Confederations Cup; 1997-98: Chairman of the Committee for the Club World Championship; since 1997: Emergency Committee; Finance Committee (appointed Deputy Chairman '98); 1998: Reflexion Committee. He is also the present Chairman of the Tourism and Industrial Development Company (TIDCo.).