OUR STAFF IN HAITI
Born and raised in Haiti, Jean spent several years in the United States after which he returned to Haiti to “retire”. But, God had other plans and called him to serve at the mission in 2000. He has served in many important capacities since then, including hospital administrator, counsel to the field director, and others. His current title is that of Business Administrator. Jean’s wife, Gilliane, has helped at Mountain Maid’s self help project for the past 42 years. They’ve been married 52 years, and have three children and nine grandchildren.
Kyrk & Deborah Baker
Kyrk and Deborah were married in Haiti in 2001. They live on BHM’s Atrel Campus where Kyrk serves as the director of the Northwest Project which began development in 2013. Kyrk & Deborah have five children.
Dr. Bernard was born and raised in Haiti and is a graduate of the medical school in Port au Prince. He has served as the primary family doctor at the mission’s hospital since 1979, and has been the Medical Director of the hospital for the last 20 years. He sees patients at the outpatient clinic, performs surgery, and delivers babies. He also practices two days a week in a nearby Pétion-Ville clinic. His wife, Suzon, is head nurse at the mission’s hospital. The couple has 3 children who followed their father’s steps and became dedicated doctors as well.
Dennis & Sara Cowley
Dennis and Sara first moved to Haiti in 2012. Dennis is deeply involved in administration at BHM’s field office, and also is an optometrist. Sara is pharmacist and also works in administration at BHM’s Mountain Maid ministry. They have five children and five grandchildren.
Mark & Melanie Dearing
Mark and Melanie moved to Haiti in 2014. Mark serves as the field director of BHM’s Mountain Maid ministry and Melanie is involved in hospitality. They have three children.
Pastor Edrice was born and raised in the north region of Haiti in Pignon. He has been pastor of one of our nearby association churches in Thomassin since 2002, and is one of the leaders in the pastors’ association called ASEBACH. He was secretary for the association from 1997–2006. From 2006 to present, Pastor Edrice has served as the mission’s Superintendent of Evangelism. He and his wife, Rachelle, have 3 children.
Bricie was born and raised in the southwest region of Haiti near Les Cayes. She graduated with an A.A. from Hesston College in Hesston, Kansas and a B.A. from Goshen College in Goshen, Indiana. She received her Master’s Degree from Laurel University. Bricie has served in the mission’s finance and accounting department since January 2002. She and her husband, Gregory, have four children.
Andrew & Kristin Lambert
The Lamberts recently arrived in Haiti where Andy is the newly appointed Field Director overseeing all BHM activities in country. Kristin and Andy were married in 2002 and have family in NY, CO, IL, TX, and OH. Kristin has a passion for encouraging women and has served on the administrative staff of two churches. Andy is an engineer and retired U.S. Air Force Officer.
Colton moved to Haiti in 2013. He serves as the Cross-Cultural Engagement Coordinator.
Noah & Marcee Minner
Noah and Marcee moved to Haiti in 2015. Noah serves as the director of operations and also works as a diesel mechanic. Marcee is involved in communications and BHM’s Child Sponsorship Program. They have two children.
OUR STAFF IN THE U.S.
Joshua Reichard was born and raised in Southern Maryland. He graduated from Boyce College in Louisville, KY with a degree in Biblical and Theological Studies. He is now pursuing a MDIV at SBTS. After college he heard about Crossings through the Internship program, he was an intern for 6 months and showed interest in BHM. He is now serving as the Communications Coordinator for BHM.
Aaron Scott was raised in Aurora, Colorado. He went to Northland International University where he earned his BA in Biblical Studies and minored in Theology and Greek, as well as his MA in Biblical Studies. He is now pursuing his MDIV from SBTS. He is the Director of Development at BHM. Aaron is married to Elizabeth and they have a son named Elijah.
Alesha Slater was born and raised in a small town north of Nashville, TN. She graduated from Tennessee Temple University in Chattanooga, TN. After college, she came to Kentucky to work at Crossings summer camps, and through Crossings she heard about and became involved with BHM in April 2015. Alesha is currently serving BHM as U.S Sponsorship Coordinator. Alesha and Scott Slater are enjoying life with their son, Nolin, who was born September 2016.
Dan Talcott was raised in San Clemente, CA. He graduated from Masters College with a degree in Business Administration and Biblical Studies. He is also a licensed CPA in CA. Dan is the Director of Business Management for BHM and Crossings. He is married to Katie and has 3 sons Davy, Danny, and Andrew.