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 founded Shawmut Design and Construction – one of the top 25 construction management firms in the US and since retirement, has pursued...

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Meet the Build Health International Team

Abijah Offré


Alberto Cumerlato


Alberto Peña de Jesus

Heavy Equipment Operator

Allison Denisky

Senior Architectural Designer

Alonso Obregon

Architectural Designer Intern

Andrew Johnston

Director of Medical Oxygen Research and Training

Andrew Jones

International Inventory Logistics Coordinator

Anna Si

Accounting Intern

Barnaby Riche

HVAC & Plumbing Foreman

Betsaida Curto Reyes

Architect & Project manager

Brandon Hornak

Project Manager

Britta Johnston

Biomedical Engineer

Chris Rogers

Supply Chain & Logistics Coordinator

Corinne Gardner

Volunteer Designer

David Acolatse

Facilities & Biomedical Engineer

Devin Nagle

Program and Partnership Manager

Djemson Jeudy


Edouard Lebrun

Masonry & Concrete Foreman

Emile Buissereth

Truck Driver

Eric Buckley

Director of Oxygen Engineering

Fatlum ‘Lucky’ Troshani

Project Engineer

Gabrielle Labovitz

Architectural Design Intern

Gad Lee Muhirwa

Biomedical Engineer

Gerard Georges

Director of Architecture

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

Jen Morin

Mechanical Engineer

Jesse Lee

Project Manager

Jimmy Forest

Electrical & Renewable Energy General Supervisor

Joe Condon

Senior Project Manager

John Chew

Construction Supervisor

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

Maxwell Mataka

Biomedical/Electrical Site Supervisor

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

Manager, External Projects and Initiatives

Omar Hernández

Senior Director of Engineering and Construction

Pedro Castro

Partnership and Research Coordinator

Rachel Siero

Procurement Coordinator

Renato Kasai

Architectural Designer

Robert Raymond

Hospital Planner & Architect

Rosanna Giorlandino

Communications and Development Manager

Sanel Lise

Assistant Site Manager

Sarah Godschall

Project Engineer

Sarah Sceery

Director of External Relations and Engagement

Sola DaSilva

Architectural Designer

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