24
MAY
2017

Stephan Berrouet-Durand

Stephan Berrouet-Durand, born and raised in Haiti, is an award-winning chef and founder of the Gout et Saveurs Lakay – Haiti Food & Spirits Festival and Taste of Haiti in Miami. He has represented Haiti at many events including the White House for the celebration of Caribbean...
24
MAY
2017

Wilner Auguste

Wilner Auguste has been a cultural force in Massachusetts for more than 40 years. He is the founder of Haitian Americans United (H.A.U.), a Massachusetts organization that hosts several annual patriotic events such as the Haitian Independence Day Gala, the May Haitian Heritage...
24
MAY
2017

State Senator Daphne Campbell R.N.

On November 8, 2016, Daphne Campbell was elected    as the first Haitian American to serve as a Florida State Senator. She was elected in the newly drawn Senate District 38, which is located in the northeastern portion of Miami Dade county from Miami Beach north to Golden Beach,...
24
MAY
2017

Yamiche Alcindor

Yamiche Alcindor is a national reporter for The New York Times who covers politics and social justice issues. Since joining The Times in 2015, she’s traveled extensively to cover the presidential campaigns of Donald J. Trump and Senator Bernie Sanders. She’s also...
24
MAY
2017

Eddy Benoit, Jr.

Eddy Benoit, Jr. is the President and CEO of The Benoit Group, a commercial development group and a real estate consulting firm. With over twenty years of experience in the commercial development industry totaling over $1.8 billion in project value, the Benoit Group’s platform...
23
MAY
2017

Ernest Baptiste

Ernest J. Baptiste is the CEO of NYC Health and Hospitals/Kings County, the latest step in his distinguished career in health care. Prior to his current assignment, he worked at Catholic Health East, a multi-institutional health system covering 11 Eastern states from Maine to...
23
MAY
2017

Danielle Legros Georges

Danielle Legros Georges is a poet, essayist and a Professor in the Creative Arts in the Learning Division of Lesley University. She is also a faculty member of the Writers Workshop of the Joiner Institute for the Study of War and Social Consequences, University of Massachusetts,...
29
JAN
2017

Alison Desir

Alison M. Desir is the founder of Run For All Women, a running initiative created to support women and provide a hedge against political efforts to defund Planned Parenthood. The movement raised over $103,000 in just 30 days – more than double the original goal. Alison is...