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About Me

Role on the Board - President

Education & Experience - Attended Fresno State University and studied Finance. Co-Principal of Wathen-Castanos Homes for 30 years. Past Elder at Trinity Community Church. Past Board President of Bach Children's Choir. In current leadership with Pinnacle Forum.

How long have you been involved with HaitiGO? - I have been involved since 2010.

How did you get connected to HaitiGO? - I have been involved in volunteering and projects with HGO since the 2010 earthquake.

Why do you have a heart for Haiti? - I am involved with work in Haiti because it was clear to me seven years ago that God had brought this ministry across my path. I also see a clear mandate in scripture to care for the poor and oppressed.