Meet the Founders

David Walton


David Walton, MD, MPH is an Associate Physician in the Division of Global Health Equity at Brigham and Women’s Hospital and Instructor in Medicine...

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Jim Ansara

Co-founder & Managing Director

Jim Ansara is a retired general contractor who founded Shawmut Design and Construction – one of the top 25 construction companies in the US. Since...

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Meet the Build Health International Team

Alberto Peña de Jesus

Heavy Equipment Operator

Allison Denisky

Senior Architectural Designer

Alonso Obregon

Architectural Designer Intern

Andrew Johnston

Director of Medical Oxygen

Andrew Jones

International Inventory Logistics Coordinator

Barnaby Riche

HVAC & Plumbing Foreman

Betsaida Curto Reyes

Architect & Project manager

Brandon Hornak

Project Manager

Chris Rogers

Supply Chain & Logistics Coordinator

David Acolatse

Facilities & Biomedical Engineer

Djemson Jeudy


Edouard Lebrun

Masonry & Concrete Foreman

Emile Buissereth

Truck Driver

Eric Buckley

Sr. Structural Engineer

Fatlum ‘Lucky’ Troshani

Project Engineer

Frank Macheso

Site Supervisor & Project Architect

Gerard Georges

Director of Architecture

Harry Wieman

Chief Operating Officer

Iryna Balentine

Director of Accounting and Finance

Jack Manderson

Master Plumber & Pipefitter

Jaresiah Desrosiers

Facilities Management Consultant

Jay Verspyck

Director of Design

Jean Alex Paul

Carpentry Foreman

Jean Dhonneur


Jean-Francois Laforet

Haiti Director of Operations & Procurement

Jerry Drescher

Project Supervisor

Jimmy Forest

Electrical & Renewable Energy General Supervisor

Joe Condon

Senior Project Manager

José Mataix

Electrical and Renewable Energy Systems Engineer

Kedlin Bernard

Labor Foreman

Kenzy Maignan

Metalwork Foreman

Kevin Ndeti

Electrical Engineer

Keysi De Los Santos

Logistics Support Coordinator

Laura Roaen

Executive Assistant & Office Manager

Lorraine Wile

Accounting Associate

Maxo Louhis

Senior Driver

Miguel Vasquez

Project Engineer

Mike Ansara

Logistics Support Coordinator

Mikel Beaumont

Architectural Technician

Noah Hudelson

Facilities Coordinator

Oliver Hayward

Supply Chain & Logistics Manager

Olivia Duggan

Communications Manager

Olivia Landry

Architectural Designer Intern

Omar Hernández

Senior Director of Engineering and Construction

Pedro Castro

Partnership and Research Coordinator

Renato Kasai

Architectural Designer

Robert Raymond

Hospital Planner & Architect

Sanel Lise

Assistant Site Manager

Sarah Godschall

Project Engineer

Sarah Sceery

Director of External Relations and Engagement

Sola DaSilva

Architectural Designer Intern

Sony Benjamain

Site Supervisor

Sophie Hicks

Architectural Designer

Steven Mtewa

Facilities Biomedical Engineer

Thomas Darr

Project Architect & Site Supervisor

Tyler Morris

Project Manager

Weibo (Tyler) Lin

Accounting Intern

Yangzi Sherpa

Senior Accountant

Yovani Antonio de Jesus

Senior Technical Specialist

Zachary Chase

Director of Partnerships

Zori Minkova

HR & Benefits Specialist