Ferry Cadet, Interim CEO

Ferry joined Haiti Projects in September of 2017 spending most of the time on the ground in Haiti, working side by side with our staff. Ferry is Haitian/American and dedicated to empowering women.  Recently, Ferry worked as an Operations Manager at the Brookline Community Foundation. Her interest in community building grew after her experience as a Program Associate at the Haiti Fund, a five-year initiative created by The Boston Foundation after the devastation of the 2010 earthquake. Ferry holds an MBA from Simmons College and a BA from University of Massachusetts Boston with dual majors in Economics and Women’s Studies.

Jean Rene Leseau, Director. Artisanat

Born and raised in in Port-au-Prince, Jean Rene Leseau joined us after the earthquake in 2010 as our Designer. 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 Berrettte, Director and Nurse Midwife, Clinic

Annette is a Haitian nurse midwife who has worked with Haiti Projects for five years.  Ms. Berrette 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, Haiti Projects head of Programs Coordinator

Fenol Jacquotin is originally from Fond des Blancs. After his classical studies, he joined Haiti Projects in September 2012 as Admin Assistant and is now program coordinator. 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.