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.

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.

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 have been working fulltime in Haiti for ten years, the last seven have been with Heartline Ministries. Tara is a Certified Professional Midwife, serving as Co-Director at the Maternity Center. Troy Co-Directs Heartline's programs in Haiti and is preparing to step into John McHoul's role in the future. The Livesays have seven children; two are grown and in Texas, five are still at home.

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.

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 US Staff

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.

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 Heartline.

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.

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 is Co-Director of Heartline Haiti operations, find his social links in the staff section above.