Haiti H2O Staff

Rhonda Smith, Executive Director

Jeff VanderMolen, Deputy Director and Founder

Jules Fresnel, Logistics Director (Haiti)

Jeanne Touloute, Community Development Director (Haiti)

Emily Moore, Communications Director

Katie Wentz, Events & Sustainable Projects Coordinator

Jane Banfield Hicks, Office Manager


Pastor Celande, Bassin Caiman
Pastor Celande has an amazing passion for the community of Bassin Caiman. He continues to think and preach in a way that empowers everyone around him.

Pastor Pharyl, Plain Matin
Pastor Pharyl is a pastor and a carpenter. He has been dedicated to growing the school in the community and finding long term healthcare solutions where there is no doctor.

Pastor Touloute, Les Cayes
Pastor Touloute is a fountain of energy and passion. He has dropped everything many times to help the cause of Haiti H2O. He is always ready to keep us centered on what matters.

Pastor Voltaire, Meloniere
After serving in St. Martin for 12 years, Pastor Voltaire has begun serving in a new community northwest of La Cayes.

Pastor Daniel, St. Martin
Pastor Daniel served as successor to Pastor Voltaire, continuing the ministry to the community of St. Martin, running the school, and ministering to those in need, especially in the wake of the hurricane in 2016. He has recently moved to a new church, and is missed by all.

Pastor Prevener, St. Martin
As a colleague of Pastor Daniel, Pastor Prevener stepped into the role of pastor at St. Martin in September of 2019. He desires to see the economic crisis in the community get better, and to see the area increase in the amount of jobs that are available.

Mission Exchange Team Support

Lenard Francois,  Logistics
Leonard is the self-proclaimed “Basket Man” of Haiti. He helps all of our teams run smoothly. He is always looking out for the underdog. You can hear him on his weekly radio show, Sundays 2-3pm: http://www.radiomacayahaiti.net/