Elmira Minita Gordon

Governor-General of Belize

Dame Elmira Minita Gordon (born 30 December 1930)[1] is a Belizean politician. She was the first Governor General of Belize from its independence in 1981 until her retirement in 1993.[2] Gordon is the only woman to have been Governor General of Belize. Gordon was replaced by Colville Young.


  1. Profile of Elmira Minita Gordon
  2. Biodata, terra.es; accessed 20 July 2015.