• Rob J. Padberg, of Dutch nationality, is the founder and General Manager of BND.  He arrived in Haiti in early 1978 after having spent almost ten years in Suriname.  In Haiti he became the General Manager of a Dutch international trading company and at the same time the Honorary Consul General of the Netherlands.  A new post, at the termination of his last contract in Haïti, with a challenge of the combination of commercial, development and organizational activities in combination with his Consular responsibilities made it possible for him and his family to stay in Haïti and to endeavor to be of service and give a little back to their adopted "home-country".  Email Mr. Padberg.

  • Michelle Routhier is BND's Coordinator.  Mrs. Routhier has been with BND since 1992 when she started as Assistant Coordinator.  She was soon promoted to Coordinator in 1993.  Her mission is the operational coordination of all activities related to BND's food aid program.  Her responsibilies are as numerous as they are diverse: she manages the activities of BND's team of inspectors, supervises and conducts on-site inspections, consults with partner organizations with regard to solving aid management problems, assists management in the preparation of annual contracts with BND's financial backers, assists in the preparation of project documents and activity reports for BND's backers, and she plans regular parent/committee meetings for BND's projects.  Email Mrs. Routhier.

  • Lordite Opont is BND's chief accountant.  Born on September 3, 1971 in Jacmel, the "city of light", Mrs. Opont received her license in accounting from the IHECE.  Mrs. Opont has been with BND since February 24, 1997 and emphasizes that she's found a home in BND.  Email Mrs. Opont.

  • Alfred Etienne is BND's warehouse manager.  Mr. Etienne has been with BND since 1990 and is a member of the management team.  As head of operations his primary duties consist of managing BND's warehouses, planning and organizing all distributions to BND's beneficiaries and coordinating the "Programme d'Accompagnement Cantines Scolaires (BND-PACS) focused on improving the infrastructure in and around the schools that are beneficiaries of the School Canteen program.  Email Mr. Etienne.