Dr. Rovin Deodat holds a PhD in Communications and a Masters of Arts in English from the Simon Fraser University; and a Bachelors Degree in English from the University of Guyana.

Dr. Deodat has accumulated over forty (40) years’ experience in the field of media and communications having operated at the senior level for over 25 years during which time he served as Communication Adviser to the Office of the President and Director of Education, Information and Training at the Environmental Protection Agency. As a communications consultant of over 15 years, Dr. Deodat has worked in Guyana and the Caribbean  in designing communication policies, strategies and action plans as well as developing communication material and conducting communication activities including media training workshops and communication consultancies focusing on a wide array of media and communication topics for a variety of target groups.