Staff

Suzanne W.
Executive Director

Suzanne has experience in 44 countries and loves connecting people to the places and causes she loves. She holds a degree in Social-Cultural Anthropology with minors in Political Science and African Studies and is currently working on her MPA degree from Brigham Young University. Prior to her time with HELP, Suzanne worked for Especially for Youth overseeing programs in Utah and California and for Brigham Young University planning study abroad programs. A native from Montana, Suzanne is also fluent in Russian. 

Ali D.
Development Director

Ali holds a bachelors degree from Chapman University in Integrated Educational Studies with an emphasis on community education, as well as minors in dance and French. She also earned her Masters in the Art of Teaching and Multiple Subject Credentials from Chapman. She is passionate about education as a tool for empowering and creating opportunity for people around the world. Ali became involved with HELP International as part of the Summer 2017 Greece team.  

Natalie P.
Program Coordinator

Natalie jumped in to help with the refugee crisis in 2015 when she became an intern with the International Rescue Committee in Seattle. After getting involved with the resettlement and youth education programs in the Seattle area, she volunteered with HELP International's summer Greece program. She is excited to return as a Program Coordinator for HELP to continue to fight for and support refugees! Natalie is from Washington state and studied Public Health. 

Jen I.
Program Specialist

Jen received her Bachelor’s degree in Communication Disorders from Brigham Young University. She has dedicated most of her time since graduation working with  Help-International. Jen volunteered in Nepal in 2015, working with locals to rebuild after the 7.8 magnitude earthquake. Jen has worked as a country coordinator for Help- International in Thailand (2014), Fiji, (2016), Nepal (2016/2017), and Uganda (2017). In her free time, Jen enjoys traveling, meeting new people and experiencing different cultures. In 2016, her travel took her to Lesvos, Greece where she spent a month working in the refugee camps there. Jen is now working for HELP Internaitonal as a program specialist where she runs speciality corporate programs and consults on crisis teams and development programs for HELP's country coordinators. 

 

Jordan B.
Development Coordinator

Jordan is a Washingtonian, people lover, Mexican food eater, rock climber (in training), soccer player, Spanish speaker, an adventure seeker, and a constant learner. He will never turn down being taught a new skill, and as long as he is with good people it doesn't matter what he is doing. Currently, he is pursuing a political science degree in preparation for law school. One in a  family of seven, Jordan can't wait to give back to the people of Fiji.

David E.
Webmaster

Has been working with HELP since 2007 helping with multiple revisions of help-international.org. He continues to make every effort to make it easy for you to get information and become an international volunteer.