Our Staff

The Lamp is committed to a model that recognizes, utilizes, and seeks to amplify the strengths of the country. This is nowhere more evident than in our tremendously dedicated and talented staff. The Lamp is also committed to prioritizing employment for people who live within Cité Soleil itself. Of 24 staff (full and part-time), 7 come from the immediate neighborhood of the Health Center.

Lamp for Haiti Health Center Staff


Pictured:
Dr. Yolanda Vilpigue, Pediatrician; Dr. Barrère Hyppolite, Medical Director; Sherley Blaise, Lab Manager.

Not pictured: Benoit Florestal, National Program Manager; Merial Merline, Nurse and Midwife; Ruth Alissage, Nurse; Astrude Balthazar Tabois, Pharmacy; Denold Joseph, X-Ray Technician; Evens Damas, Community Health Worker; Salita Lexandre, Community Health Worker.

Support Staff: Anglanès Veillard; Denis Musac; Jesula Mesilas; Mana Joseph; Guerveline Alisme; Samuel Exilus

Executive Director

Henry Reimer, Executive Director - Henry has a Master’s degree in International Development Planning and has worked with nonprofit organizations for most of his career.  He has worked in India, Haiti, Ethiopia and the Philippines.  He was the director of the Lamp from 2011 to 2018 and returned to this position in 2021.

 

Director of Development

Kelli D. Herd, Director of Development  - Kelli has an undergraduate degree in English Writing and an MPA in Nonprofit Management. She has written for several publications including Institutional Investor and Black Enterprise Magazine. Kelli brings to Lamp over 20 years of experience working with a number of nonprofits, helping increase revenue through innovative and unique fundraising strategies, activities, and events.  Kelli is originally from Pittsburgh, PA. And currently lives in Harrison, NJ. 

Board of Directors

James Morgan, M.D.  Chair
Upper Montclair, NJ

Georgette Delinois
Teaneck, NJ

Robert Duval
Port-au- Prince, Haiti

Richard Evans
Montclair, NJ

Dulaurier Jacques, M.D.
Port-au- Prince, Haiti

Dianne Jean François, M.D.
Port-au- Prince, Haiti

Patrick O'Neill
Montclair, NJ

Daniel Tillias
Croix-des- Bouquets, Haiti

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