Serving the future of Haiti

Board Members

Our Board Members are:
Jeanette Felix - Founder and Vice President,
Jeanette is a Registered Nurse and Director of our Medical Outreach and on-site Volunteer Team Coordinator. She has served in Haiti intermittently since 1978 and speaks fluent Creole. Jeanette relocated to Haiti in 2006 with her husband, Christopher and son, Shawn.
Sharon Cushing - Executive Coordinator,
Sharon joined the team in 2004 to manage the Administration of Children In Need Haitian Project’s US Headquarters. With over 30 years of Administrative experience in both for-profit and non-profit organizations, Sharon is responsible for the day to day operations of Children In Need Haitian Project in the United States, including oversight of the Organization’s finances and fundraising.
Jean Simon Saint Vertu - Board Member,
Jean Simon is the Headmaster and Executive Director of our School in L’Espinasse, Haiti. A highly qualified School Administrator he is responsible for keeping our school compliant with Haitian Board of Education regulations and insuring that our students are receiving the best possible education. In addition, he teaches 3rd, 4th and 5th grades.
Anois Jean Baptiste - Board Member,
Anois is the Community Leader of the village of L’Espinasse. Among the locals he is known as “the Mayor”. He is a fierce advocate for the people of his community and has been instrumental in the foundation of our school and a wonderful friend to Children In Need Haitian Project.