Janet IIott, CEO

Janet is the new Executive Director for Haiti Projects and will be spending her time in Fonds des Blancs. Janet is originally from Canada but has spent over a decade working in developing countries, including five years in Haiti and has lengthy experience managing non-profit organizations. Most recently, she spent four years as the Country Director for Haiti Communitere, located in Port-au-Prince. Prior to this, Janet worked in South Sudan, Ghana, Guatemala, Kenya, and Morocco. Janet holds a masters in Sustainable Development and Humanitarian Aid from the Universidad Pontificia de Comillas in Madrid, a certificate in Global Health from Johns Hopkins University and a Bachelor of Journalism from Carleton University in Ottawa.

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

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.