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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



Colby Poyot
Project Coordinator

Junior Seraphin



Jean Pape Ferolus



Laura Guerrier



Marithza Lydie Noel
Adm.Assistant / Secretary



Mariette Jean



Ramy Pierrette
Team Leader/Technician



Luvaner Presendieu



Osservia Paul
Asst. Technician



Fifine Preservil
Asst. Technician



Loubens Plymouth



Opheny Dormetrus



Francilien Villard Fragilien



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. 

Edwin Zepeda
Administrative Assistant



Edwin is one of the newest members of our team. He started working with Pure Water in April, 2015. Born in Tegucigalpa, Honduras, he is the youngest of four brothers. He graduated from The National Autonomous University of Honduras with a degree in Business Administration. Edwin resides in Tegucigalpa and enjoys playing soccer and cinema.

 Marion Nonglaton
Trojes Project Coordinator 

Marion joined the Pure Water team in February, 2015. From France, Marion graduated from the University of Montpellier (France) with a Masters in water engineering and from Cranfield University (England) with a Masters in community water and sanitation.  She has previous experience working in water treatment plant construction and hydraulics studies for flood management. A cross-country competitor in France, she enjoys hiking in the mountains of Trojes and practicing many different sports.  

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



Ethan Lipscomb

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