MEET THE STAFF
Our staff in Haiti are a key part of our operation. They keep the program running smoothly and efficiently, interact with daily plastic collectors, and administer our education programs. Meet our full-time employees:
Blada (lower right) and staff after the inauguration of Kay Blada's permanent location in December 2019.
Joseph "Lilice" Yvenet
Before joining Kay Blada, Yvenet was a school teacher and a professional tailor for more than 15 years. He is married and has three children. Yvenet’s work involves managing and motivating the street collectors, as well as maintaining the recycling center.
Education Program Manager
Dieudonne has been a school teacher for over 20 years. Her work with Kay Blada Recycling involves designing education materials and managing the educational activities and participating teachers. Dieudonne wanted to participate in bringing a sustainable solution to the plastic waste problem by implementing education into Kay Blada Recycling’s mission.
Bernadel has been working in promoting local initiatives in the Department of Center Plateau. Bernadel worked for numerous local businesses in the past, and he is the founder of a local initiative called Ede Jen. Ede Jen is a social organization that is working to help youth stay positive and active by using sports and cultural tools to provide them with leisure time. He now coordinates all of Kay Blada's marketing activities.