International Farmers' Organization for Sustainable Development

Haitian Staff

Meet Our Staff

Our Haitian staff is headquartered in Leogane, Haiti. They are all educated, Christian Haitians, who know the culture and are well-respected in their areas. They sacrifice their personal lives to see a Spiritual, economic, and social impact for the glory of God.

 

Josue Cesar & Imelda Dantes


Josue Cesar: Grew up in Jeremie, Haiti. Educated in Agronomy from Haiti State University and received a Masters in Micro-finance at Universite Libre de Bruxelles (ULB) Brussels, Belgium. He has worked for various non-profits in Haiti, taught at Farmer Field School, and is currently heading up the IFOSuD team in Leogane. Josue is married to Imelda Dantes, they have a daughter. Read Josue’s Statement of Faith.


Imelda Dantes: Daughter of a pastor in Leogane and wife of Josue. Studied four years of Accounting at University of INUQUA in Port-au-Prince, Haiti.  In 2012 she received her Masters in Accounting through INUQUA and University of Quebec Montreal.  She has worked for the German-Caritas in the Human Resources Department.  Imelda is now the Accountant/Office Manager in Leogane for IFOSuD.

 

Maxene Desir


Maxene Desir: Graduated from Haiti State University with a degree in Agronomy. Received Masters in Local Development from Universite Libre de Bruxelles (ULB) Brussels, Belgium. He has worked for organizations such as the United Nations Food and Agriculture Organization and teaches at the local farmer school. Maxene met Josue while studying in Haiti. Maxene is married with two young children.

Dorcelien Dukens


Dorcelien Dukens: Graduated from Haiti State University with a degree in Agronomy. He is teaching at the Farmer Field School and some non-profit organizations. He is married with one son.

Wiss Latouche


Wiss Latouche: Studied Agronomy at Haiti State University and received a Masters in Nutrition while studying in France.

 

Jacqueson Guillaume


Jacqueson Guillaume: Is an agricultural technician and is now studying to be an Agronomist. He is married to a veterinarian and they have two sons.

Guerlot Paul


Guerlot Paul: Graduated in Theology from Collège Universitaire de Christianville (CUC), Haiti and from Haiti State University in Sociology.  He has worked for organizations such as “Ministères de la Jeunesse aux sports et Action Civique”, Ministère de l’Education Nationale, Save the Children and teaches rural sociology at the local farmer school. Guerlot is the Spiritual Manager in IFOSuD and the associate pastor in his church. Guerlot is married Martine Dantes  with two young children: Guerlens and Maguerlissa.

Marc-nes Desir


Marc-nes Desir: Graduated from Episcopal College with a degree in Agronomy. He and his wife manage their own farm and chicken production. They have two daughters, Sarah and Laura.