Staff Bios

United States Staff

Carolyn Crowley Meub
Executive Director

 

 
Carolyn has been serving as the Executive Director of Pure Water for the World, Inc. since 2003. Under her guidance, Pure Water has transformed from a Rotary Club project into an impactful, international humanitarian non-governmental organization. Prior to leading Pure Water, Carolyn had a successful career in public relations, special events and organizational management, including projects in political campaigns and fundraising. Carolyn is active in Rotary International, and, in 2012, she was recognized by the White House as one of ten US Rotarians to receive the distinguished Champion of Change award for her dedication to improving lives. Additional leadership in Rotary includes: Executive Committee of the Water and Sanitation Rotary Action Committee (2007-10); Chair of the first Water Summit at the Rotary International Convention in Los Angeles (2008); District Governor for District 7870, southern Vermont and southern New Hampshire (2001-2002). Carolyn and her husband, Bill, reside in Rutland, Vermont with their Portuguese Water Dogs: Calypso and Abracadabra.

Jamin Gelder
Program Manager

 

 
Jamin has been working with Pure Water since 2007. After traveling to Haiti in 2008, she became even more committed to supporting Pure Water’s mission. Jamin has been instrumental in donor relations, personnel, database management, marketing, public relations, and her newest effort as Pure Water’s program manager. In this new role, Jamin manages programs in Haiti and Honduras as well as marketing and social media. Jamin is actively continuing her education, volunteering in her church, and enjoying her large extended family. Jamin is an avid equestrian and trains and competes in dressage. She resides in Wells, Vermont with her husband, Steven, and their two dogs, Oscar and Nacoma. 

Lisa Lewis
Office Manager
Lisa joined Pure Water for the World in July, 2014. She brings years of experience to our office managing donor relations and financials. She holds degrees in both Accounting and Business Management.  When she is not at the office, she enjoys spending time with her family, gardening and enjoying the outdoors. She lives in Castleton with her husband Steve, her two children, two cats and her young puppy, Dakota. 

Tracy Ebarb
Director of Development

 

Tracy Ebarb serves Pure Water for the World as the Director of Development. Over the last 20 years he has conducted over 75 Capital Stewardship Campaigns in Churches of all denominations and all sizes across 17 states in the US. Tracy has spoken from over 100 pulpits across the US, and is a sought after speaker in the area of stewardship and charitable giving, as well as being a court certified “Expert Witness” in the area of Church Fund Raising. Tracy has extensive experience working and setting up NGOs in developing countries having also served as the Executive Director of an international medical mission organization with sites in Sierra Leone, Zambia, Malawi and Nicaragua.Tracy’s wife Jacque is a CPA and works as the CFO of an oilfield construction company. Tracy and Jacque live in Early, TX, together they have 7 children -  three in college and four in High School. 

Haiti Staff

Noelle Thabault
Country Director, Haiti

 

 
A native of Burlington, Vermont, Noelle is a graduate of St. Michael’s College and The University of Vermont College of Medicine. After serving as a medical officer in the U.S. Navy, Noelle returned to Vermont, where she practiced medicine until 2010. She joined Pure Water for the World, Haiti, in March 2010 as a volunteer following the 2010 earthquake, and has been the Deputy Director-Haiti since September 2010. She has two children in college.

Rony Seraphin
Chief Project Coordinator

 

 

 Bertha Louissaint 
WET Center Project Coordinator

 

 

Lanaud Derazin 
WET Center Assistant Coordinator

 

 

Mario Joseph
Project Coordinator

 

 

Colby Poyot
Project Coordinator

Junior Seraphin
Trainer

 

 

Jean Pape Ferolus
Trainer

 

 

Laura Guerrier
Accountant

 

 

Marithza Lydie Noel
Adm.Assistant / Secretary

 

 

Mariette Jean
Housekeeper

 

 

Ramy Pierrette
Team Leader/Technician

 

 

Luvaner Presendieu
Technician

 

 

Osservia Paul
Asst. Technician

 

 

Fifine Preservil
Asst. Technician

 

 

Loubens Plymouth
Driver

 

 

Opheny Dormetrus
Driver

 

 

Francilien Villard Fragilien
Driver

 

 

Honduras staff

María Regina Inestroza de Carias
Country Director, Honduras

 

 
Maria has been with Pure Water for the World since October, 2006. She is married and mother to a young boy, whose first word was agua (water). Maria graduated from Catholic University of Honduras with a major in environmental engineering. Before joining Pure Water for the World she worked at a national protected park on the north coast of Honduras for two years as the coordinator of their environmental education program. As coordinator, she taught environmental and sanitation practices to school teachers and directors. Maria represents Pure Water for the World on the Honduran board of Global Water, and is an active member of Rotary Club Nueva Tegucigalpa. She enjoys reading, traveling, spending time with her husband and son, learning other languages and movies.

Oscar Armando Andino
WET Centre Coordinator

 

 
Oscar started working with Pure Water for the World in 2008. He graduated from the Technologic University of Honduras in industrial management. He was born 1981, the only son of three children. He was a JCI Member for 2 years, sharing the belief that in order to create lasting positive change, we must improve ourselves and the world around us. He enjoys playing basketball and in 2012 he married Yudy — the love of his life.

Marvin Lorenzo
Office Administrator

 

 


Marvin started working with Pure Water for the World in August, 2014. He studied at UNAH (National University of Honduras) and graduated with a degree in Industrial Engineering. He enjoys spending time with friends and family, going to the beach and watching movies.  

Mario Goeb
Project Coordinator

 

 
Mario started as a volunteer for Pure Water for the World in October 2012 and recently joined PWW as the local project manager. He graduated from Cranfield University, UK, obtaining an MSc in Community Water and Sanitation. Originally from Germany, he has spend almost a decade overseas, studying New Zealand, teaching English in Colombia and volunteering in the Bolivian jungle liberating a little baby monkey he named Catalina. He has now settled for a career in WASH, which he says allows him to bring people a gift every day: the gift of clean water.

Rony Quinonez
Health Promoter

 

 

Arlen Francisco Mejía
Health Promoter

 

 

Ostilio Ramirez Cerrato
Health Promoter

 

 

Fredy Geovanny Rodríguez
Health Promoter

 

 

Karla Patricia Vargas 
Health Promoter

 

 

Luis Andres Garcia
Health Promoter

 

 

Ely Samuel Rios Garcias
Health Promoter

 

 

Margie Aracely Gonzalez Zepeda
Health Promoter

 

 


Michael Reed 
Volunteer

 

 


Katie Reed
Volunteer

 

 

 

 

 

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