Haiti Rebuilding Center Staff

Jean Azor, Accountant

Jean Rosemond Azor, CPA received a bachelors in accounting at INAGUE and Bachelors in Economics at the Faculte de Droit in Port-au-Prince. Azor, has more than eight years of experience in his field. He has been with Architecture for Humanity Haiti since October 2011.

Christian Beaulieu, Designer, Planning Studio

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Natalie Desrosiers, Construction Services Director

“Many people have left the country, but those who really love Haiti have stayed. That’s why I came back.” Born in Haiti, Natalie moved abroad to undertake studies in architecture. While living overseas, she worked for different architectural firms, performing a number of internal designing tasks and monitoring work on site. She decided to return and put her skills to the benefit of her country, living by the principle of those-who-are-given-much-are-asked-to-give, helping to spread what she’s learned and experienced. In September 2011, Natalie joined the Architecture for Humanity team, willing to pay it forward and make a true difference.

Nancy Doran, Planning Studio Director

Nancy joined the AFH team in 2011 bringing over 15 years of global experience in both architecture and planning. In 2012 she was asked to head up the Haiti Rebuilding Center’s Planning Studio where she now directs a studio of gifted professionals working on a range of community development projects. Her work advocates a community driven process which helps existing local organizations to build capacity from within. She considers this a process of empowerment for marginalized populations and the key to sustainable long-term development.

Serge Michel Dorval, Mapping/GIS Specialist

“I can just say that at the end of the day I am part of an amazing team of individuals who care deeply, not only about HAITI’s reconstruction, but sustainable development as well”. Serge has been with the AFH team for 2 ½ years now.

Marco Duran, Designer

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Sergine Francoeur, Office Manager and Human Resources Coordinator

Born in New York, Sergine was raised in Port-au-Prince. She earned degrees in Business Administration and Health Administration from Florida Atlantic University (FAU) and worked for several years as a distribution manager for One World Telecom. Sergine moved back to Haiti to give back to her community and has been with the Rebuilding Center since January 2011.

Julien Jackson, Construction Outreach Supervisor

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Stanley Joseph, Construction Outreach Supervisor

Stanley, of Pétion-Ville, recently joined Architecture for Humanity following his work as a technician of a construction project for École Professionelle Sainte Trinite. Stanley studied computer science at École Coeur-Unité, graduating in 2009.

Sven Kalim, Designer

Sven received a Bachelor of Architecture degree from Cornell University’s College of Architecture, Art & Planning in 2008. He previously worked in New York City, Berlin, and Ljubljana, before joining the Architecture for Humanity Haiti Office as a volunteer in 2011. In 2012, Sven rejoined the team as a designer in the office's architecture studio.

Sayem Khan, Architect

Sayem was born in Dhaka, Bangladesh, and grew up in Cambridge, Massachusetts. He earned his bachelor's and master's degrees from Northeastern University in Boston. After two years' work, Sayem taught architecture at BRAC University in Bangladesh, while building schools in rural, Cyclone prone areas. In 2010, Sayem was invited to implement a rural housing project in Haiti with BRAC University. From there he was brought on to work with Architecture for Humanity.

Jean Carmel Laneau, Community Engagement Specialist, Planning Studio

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Nazanin Mehregan, Urban Planner & Architect

Nazanin Mehregan is an architect, urban designer/planner at Architecture for Humanity Haiti and has worked in this field for six years in different countries. Living and working in Haiti, she is currently pursuing her interest in practicing integrated urban development approaches, in the search of efficient results and socially inclusive outcomes.

Jean Moliere, Accountant Assistant/ Dispatcher

Jean Moliere earned his accounting degree from Canada Technical School in Port-au-Prince. He wears many hats in the office; he is our Accountant Assistant , Dispatcher and Logistics guy all in one. Moliere has been with Architecture for Humanity Haiti since March 2011.

Jacques Nixon, Construction Outreach Supervisor

Jacques, born an raised in Pétion-Ville, brings his Civil Engineering education at Institut Superieur Technique d’Haiti (ISTH) and his experience as supervisor at Bureau d’Etudes et d’Execution des Projets de Developpement to supervise construction outreach with Architecture for Humanity. Jacques has performed in this capacity since April 2011.

Sony Noel, Community Engagement Specialist,, Planning Studio

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Ulrick Pierre, Construction Outreach Supervisor

Ulrick was born and raised in the northern community of Plaisance, Haiti, and comes to Architecture for Humanity following studies in Civil Engineering at Institut Superieur Technique d’Haiti (ISTH), graduating in 2008. Ulrick spent the following three years building residences and schools while teaching physics and math.

Charles Sheppard, Architecture Studio Director

Charles Sheppard, Architect, DPLG, received his architecture degree from L’Ecole Nationale Superieure d’Architecture des Beaux Arts in Paris. He has over 25 years of experience in design and project management. Charles spent most of his career working in the United States but has experience in Asia, Europe and Africa.

Frédérique Siegel, Urban Planning Design Fellow

As a member of Architecture for Humanity's Planning Studio since 2011, Frédérique Siegel brings her expertise in land tenure policy and participatory community planning to bear on the redevelopment of informal settlements in Haiti. Additionally, she coordinates the Haiti Property Law Working Group, which brings together over 100 stakeholders and experts in land tenure issues, recently publishing the first in a series of Land Transaction Manuals. With a BA in Urban Planning from Columbia University and fluency in 6 languages, she brings over 5 years of planning and international development experience in Argentina, Germany, Paraguay, Haiti, the UK and the US.

Tommy Stewart, Regional Program Manager

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Development Manager

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This work couldn't be done without the support of our tremendous volunteers–thanks to everyone who put their talent and passion into our projects!

Jessica Andrejasich, Rich Bartholomew, Angela Bateson, Christian Beaulieu, Alan Budde, Michael Calkins (CAD-1), Greg Contente, Kristen Crandall, Susannah Dyen, Brett Ferguson, John Greene, Anne Hake, Nico Kubota, Matt Johnston, Claudia Juhre, Sven Kalim, Danica Kane, Alan Lowry, Katharine MacLean, Nazanin Mehregan, Dori Nguyen, Yves Paul, Marvine Pierre, Kristen Roys Salkas, Kaitlin Schalow, Tim Shek, Tommy Stewart, Stephen Sun, Angela Tabrizi, Jessie Towell, Radim Tkadlec, Tyler Wied, Josh Wilcox

Karl-Frederic Anglade, Arnika Blount, Josh Canez, Nancy Doran, Javier Edwards-Ibarra, Gabriel Fung, Audrey Galo, David Gonzalez, Ben Gordon, Mikano Gracius, Elfie Hamilton, Brandon Hubbard, Matthew Johnson, Jim Lutz, Sven Kalim, Austin Kilroy, Mari Krakenes, Abby Kurlinkus, Katharine McLean, Dot Miller, Mark Mismash, Samuel Morris, TJ Olson, Clio Pairaud, Amanda Pederson, Stéphane Pierre-Louis, Gerry Reilly, Marcus Richardson, Simone Ruschmeier, Kaitlin Schalow, Clara Shipman, Courtney Smith-Frank, Lisa Smyth, Michael Spinello, Emerson Stepp, Thomas Stewart, Kay Strasser, Brent Suski, Jessie Towell, Mackenzie Tucker, Jeremy Warms

Heidi Arnold, Francisco Barrachina Pastor, Alex Barrett, Ryan Behring, Ronan Burke, Peter Constantini, Katie Davis, Tamsin Ford, Camilla Galli, Jennifer Graeff, Sinead Hugh, Adina Israel, James Jean-Louis, Vanessa Kleinfelder, Eric Kostegan, Kirklin Lee, Lilian Lee, Nadege Lespinasse, Rachel Litherland, Andrew Ma, Amanda Marquez, Nikolas Martin, Denorah Matias, Kyle Miller, Dominique Moore, Alix Ogilvie, Jenny Phillips, Hill Pierce, Noni Pittenger, Gerard Reilly, Megan Roy, Adam Saltzman, Michael Samoc, The San Bruno YouTube UX Team, Niveen Sayeed, Anand Sheth, Caitlin Schroeder, Cara Speziale, Lisa Smyth, Tommy Stewart, Johnathan Stiteiman, David Thrasher, Kathleen Tierney, Mark Warren, Christine Welland, Neil Wilson, T. Luke Young