Haiti Staff and Missionaries

JOHN and BETH MCHOUL

Founders

John and Beth McHoul came to Haiti in 1989 and started Heartline Ministries. Beth is a certified midwife devoting full time to the Maternity Center.

VANESSA AVESCAT

Secretary

Vanessa has worked as the office secretary for four years after completing courses in the Women’s Education Center and providing some leadership there. She has two brothers and one sister, and is a very dedicated church member. She is working hard to learn English currently, and brings a lot of laughter to the mission environment.

JIMMY and BECKY BURTON

Heartline Academy Teachers

Jimmy and Becky are licensed teachers who teach the Heartline staff children at our very own Heartline Academy.

JOHN and DAWN CHAPPELEAR

Guest House Managers

John and Dawn have been serving as managers at Heartline's Guest House. They have 4 children and have been in Haiti full time since January 2013.

Sylveste Auguste

Office Manager

Sylveste joined Heartline in 2015, working as an accountant in the office. He was raised in Port au Prince, and lives with his mother and siblings. He studied finance at Quisqueya University. He enjoys teaching accounting and English, and also works as a translator. He plans to develop his entrepreneurial skills and has a dream of running his own business.

BETH JOHNSON

Midwife, CPM, LM

Beth is a full time certified midwife serving Heartline in the maternity center.

MARJORIE JOSEPH

Director of Women's Education Center

Marjorie was born in Port-au-Prince and was married in November 2013. She studied accounting in school. Marjorie began working for Heartline in 2008. Her passion is seeing the women of Haiti being empowered with knowledge and the skills that can lift them out of poverty.

JUNIOR JOSEPH ARSENE

Facilities Manager

Junior has worked with Heartline since 2000 in many roles. He is a valuable member of the team and enjoys the challenges and opportunities of ministry in Haiti. He calls himself ‘Mr. Flex’ - referring to his flexibility and willing to do anything to help. Junior is married to Marjorie, the director of Heartline’s Women’s Education Center.

TROY and TARA LIVESAY

Co-Directors

The Livesays co-direct the Maternity Center and other Heartline programs. They have lived in Haiti full time since 2006 and have seven children, three adopted from Haiti.

MOISE MEDOR

Men’s Discipleship Program, Teacher

Moise has worked with Heartline for three years. He is the main instructor and manager of the men’s discipleship classes. He joined Heartline after having previous relationships with other staff members through his church service at Port au Prince Fellowship. He loves bible study and teaching. Moise is married has two brothers and three sisters.

NICK MIDDLETON

Men's Discipleship Program Manager

Works with Moise in implementation of the Men's Discipleship Program.

ROB and GLENDA REIMER

Sponsorship Program

Rob and Glenda from Canada will be focusing on the sponsorship programs within Heartline.

PIERRE VALCOURT

Operations Coordinator

Pierre, or ‘P’, as most refer to him, has been with Heartline for four years. He brings a lot of joy and energy to each task and project he works on. His willing spirit is an encouragement and example for everyone at Heartline.

Heartline Ministries employs several Haitian nationals. For security and safety reasons, some of those staff members have elected not to have their photo on the website. Thank you for your understanding.

Heartline Foundation Staff

FRANK VERDI

Executive Director

Frank is the founder and director of the Heartline Foundation. He travels frequently to Haiti to connect with Heartline Ministries.

CORTNEY DONELSON

Director of Operations and Missions

Cortney and her husband, Marc, have two children, both adopted internationally. They live in Charlotte, NC. After her first visit to Haiti in 2013, she left part of her heart there and feels blessed to be a part of Heartline's mission.

ASHLEY LEONARD

Development Coordinator: Sponsorships

Ashley is a Colorado native who lives in Denver with her husband, Zach, and their two dogs. She first traveled to Haiti with Heartline in 2013 and is thrilled to now be a part of the Foundation.

CHRISTIE DEEGAN

Missions Experience Coordinator

Christie fell in love with Haiti and Heartline in the summer of 2014. She is delighted to be a part of the support staff for such an amazing team. She lives with her husband and three kids in the deep south.

BRITTANY HARRISON

Regional Development Manager: Midwest

Brittany worked for Heartline in Haiti from 2009-2012 and remains excited about all that God continues to do through the ministry there. She is thrilled about the opportunity to be involved in helping support Heartline in this new capacity. Brittany and her husband, Collins, live in Cincinnati, OH with their dog, Mav.

ELIZABETH THOMPSON

Grant Writer

Elizabeth and her husband, Jeff live in Princeton, NJ with their two young boys. She has worked with multiple international development organizations and is thrilled to be working with Heartline Foundation to support the important work of Heartline Ministries. She is passionate about maternal/child health and empowering women to rise out of poverty.

RYAN ALBERTS

Web Services Manager

Ryan and his wife first served with Heartline Ministries as the Guesthouse managers. He continues to serve Heartline stateside with his technical talents.

DAVE KLESS

Media Coordinator

Dave and his wife, Christy, live near Phoenix, Arizona with their three boys. His first trip to Haiti was in 2007, and he’s been returning ever since. Dave enjoys sharing Haiti through photo, video and social media. He’s always on the search for that next amazing story unfolding at Heartline.

Heartline Board Members

TOM WHITE

Treasurer

Tom and Judi have four kids, all adopted through Maranatha, the oldest in 1995.Tom has been 'counting the beans' for Heartline since 2000 when Heartline was formed. Tom is a CPA within his family's firm, White and Company, PC. The White family lives in Sunnyside, Washington.

TERI WHITE

Board Member

Teri and family have been involved with Heartline from the beginning.

MIKE and SHERRI HEALY

Board Member

Mike and Sherri are the parents of 3 adult sons and 3 teenage daughters, the 2 youngest were adopted from Foyer de Sion in Haiti in 2003. They have been involved with Heartline for several years.

ROBERT RICE

Board Member

Robert is a longtime supporter of Heartline Ministries. He is a property developer. He is married with 4 children (including an adoptive child), 1 dog, and 1 cat.

TROY LIVESAY

Board Member

Troy has been involved in Haiti for a number of years. The Livesay family is living down in Haiti and you can see their social links above.