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Disclaimer: I’m not a spokesperson for American Airlines. What is your occupation and academic background and how did you come to work in this field? I work for American Airlines as a Supervisor of Supply Services in the aircraft maintenance and engineering department. Prior to that, I spent most of my professional career as a…

What is your mission? Tree Angels for Haiti is a community-led environmental program run by volunteers. Our mission is to decrease environmental catastrophes, diseases and poverty associated with massive tree cutting activities taking place in Haiti. We collaborate with the population, which we serve as well as local and other non-governmental organizations committed to reforestation,…

What is your occupation and academic background and how did you come to work in this field? I am the Chief Nursing Officer for the New York State Office of Mental Health’s Corrections Based Operations. It sounds like a mouth full because it is. I direct all nursing services across the state for the incarcerated…

What is your occupation and academic background and how did you come to work in this field? My interest in Haitian history emerged through my experiences being a woman of Haitian descent, and noticing that in school there was barely a discussion about Africa, the Caribbean, or people of African descent living in places other…

What is your occupation and academic background and how did you come to work in this field? I am a mother of three beautiful children who studied marketing and international business and went on to become Executive Vice President and Board Member for Haiti’s first multinational and largest private industrial group. Individually ranked, the GB…

What is your mission? The mission of the Center for the Arts, Port-au-Prince is to empower adolescent girls in the arts in Haiti and to create income-generating activities in the arts. What makes your organization so unique in the non-profit space? Our work is unique because it focuses on adolescent girls, the age at which…

What is your occupation and academic background and how did you come to work in this field? I am a photographer who started out studying architecture at Bennington College but fell in love with photography and its ability to tell stories. I studied with a very special teacher, photographer and brilliant writer who taught me…

What is your occupation and academic background and how did you come to work in this field? Sindy Eugene, known as The Student Pathfinder is the Founder/President of Global Youth Empowerment Movement, Inc. which includes Youth for Prosperity, Inc. a 501c3 organization where their mission is to help transform the lives of students, build stronger…

What is your occupation and academic background and how did you come to work in this field? My name is Wanda Tima-Gilles and I am the Owner/CEO of L’union Creative LLC. CEO the culture, society and entertainment site Lunionsuite.com, Owner/Writer of The Haitian American Facebook Fan Page and as of September 24th, 2015 the owner…

What is your mission? Our mission is to develop the next generation of Haitian leaders What makes your organization so unique in the non-profit space? Education is one of the most powerful weapons against poverty. While there are many non-profit organizations in Haiti focusing on education, they are merely helping their beneficiaries to survive. At…

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