The Board

The Tourism Product Enhancement Fund Board

The primary function of the Tourism Product Enhancement Fund’s Board is to advise and approve project proposals while ensuring that the fund invests properly in the core categories of its investment portfolio. The board works in alignment with the current vision and Tourism Policy of the Minister of Tourism.

The TPEF Project Manager serves as the direct liaison between the office of Tourism and the TPEF Board. Their main duties include coordinating, supervising, and executing all TPEF projects across all phases of development.

Board Constellation:

  • Ministry of Tourism Representative
  • Ministry of Finance Representative
  • Ministry of Culture Representative
  • Ministry of Infrastructure Representative
  • Aruba Timeshare Association Representative
  • Aruba Timeshare Association Representative
  • Aruba Tourism Authority Representative




The TPEF Board has been overseen by the Minister of Tourism and Public Health, His Excellency Danguillaume P. Oduber, since December 2017.

Minister of Tourism and Public Health, Danguillaume Oduber

Ministry of Tourism, Public Health

Chairwoman, Sjeidy Feliciano

TPEF Chairwoman, Ministry of Culture Representative

Project Manager, Sharlyze Romano

Tourism Advisor MinTSP, Project Manager TPEF

Board member, Jouel Croes

Minister Tourism Representative

Board Member, Francis Croes

Ministry of Infrastructure Representative

Board member, Jurgen van Schaijk

ATSA Representative

Board member, Sulaika Kelly

ATSA Representative

Board member, Shahaira Labad

Minister Finance Representative

Board Member, Dyanne Vis-Escalona

Aruba Tourism Authority Represantive