Taryn Silver Lorthe – Executive Director

Jean Rene Leseau – Director, Artisanat

Born and raised in Port-au-Prince, Jean Rene joined us after the earthquake in 2010 as the designer for our Artisanat. In 2011, he became the Director of the Artisanat. Jean Rene takes our handmade products to a new dimension by renewing the designs. He is a poly talented person: designer, painter, illustrator, calligrapher, photographer, graphic designer, and more. He works very hard for his wife and his three lovely children as they are a major priority in his life. He believes in helping others and his main goal at Haiti Projects is to see it go far and reach the sky.

Annette Berrette – Director and Nurse Midwife, Clinic

Annette is a Haitian nurse-midwife who has worked with Haiti Projects for five years. She has provided many health and hygiene workshops to women and girls in the Fond des Blancs region. She also tracks patient data, surveys patients, and travels to more than 22 Haiti Projects’ mobile outreach posts throughout the year to meet with clients.  


Fenol Jacquotin – Head of Programs

Fenol is originally from Fond des Blancs. After his classical studies, he joined Haiti Projects in September 2012 as Administrative Assistant. He graduated with a management degree from CREFIMA University in Port au Prince. He is passionate about leadership development and leading the youth of Fond des Blancs to find their greatest potential.