Karla Wells-Lisgaris is a Brand Manager at Caribbean Bottling Co. (Bah) Ltd., the authorized Coca-Cola Bottler and distributor for The Bahamas and Turks & Caicos Islands. She holds a Bachelor degree in History from the University of Maryland College Park, and Masters degree in International Trade Policy from the University of the West Indies, Cave Hill. As Brand Manager at CBC, Karla is responsible for the general marketing policy of the company, as well as select sales initiatives. Prior to joining CBC, she worked for the Government of The Bahamas in their trade policy divisions, beginning with the Ministry of Finance and culminating at the Ministry of Financial Services. Karla is also a board member of the Bahama Light Industries Development Council (BLIDC) and previously served on the board of Lignum Vitae Center of Hope. She is passionate about the further development of The Bahamas and is a member of the Government’s Trade Commission.