Our Team

We have a team of more than 70 dedicated professionals working in the United States and Guatemala to provide excellent service to the participants, volunteers, and supporters of our programs. 100% of our staff has worked or volunteered in the field, and we are passionate about the HELPS mission.

Steve Miller

Founder & President

José Luis Loarca

Executive Director

Frank McGee

Accounting, United States

Donna Stanley

Accounting, United States

Wendy Pedrero

Operations and Logistics Manager, United States

Lizbeth de Arana

Human Resources and Logistics Manager, Guatemala

Mauricio Rosales

Community Development Manager, Guatemala

Amanda Contreras

Public Relations Manager, Guatemala

Marcy de Paz, MD

Health Program Manager, Guatemala

Nahum Vásquez

Economic Development and Education Program Manager, Guatemala

Oscar de León

Production Manager ONIL Products, Guatemala

Ana María Paz

Sales Manager ONIL Products, Guatemala

Zaida García

HELPS School Principal, Guatemala

Chase McMillan

Customer Service, United States

Silvia Suy

Accounting, Guatemala

Liz Hernández

Accounting, Guatemala

Belarmino Roblero

Regional Community Development Coordinator, Guatemala

Billy Monzón

Regional Community Development Coordinator, Guatemala

Ditter Caal

Regional Economic Development Coordinator, Guatemala


Stephen W. Miller
Chairman of the Board | Chief Executive Officer

Dillon Gage Inc. 


Eugene Albert
President and Owner 

Credit Concepts Inc.

John Newby

Founding Partner

Mullis, Newby & Hurst, LLP


Diego Castañeda

Hotel Casa Santo Domingo

Frank Dalton
Chief Executive Officer 


Thomas Dougherty
Vice President

Grupo Progreso

Paul W. Schultz, MD
Plastic Surgeon

Midsota Plastic Surgeons

Fausto Arimany




Our team leaders organize health care, community development and education services teams, from recruitment to fundraising and logistics. Leading trips to Guatemala at least once a year, these incredibly dedicated volunteers make it possible.

Alicia Harris

Steven A. Harris, MD

Fr. Pierre Labine

Jack B. Wagoner, MD

Sharon Barnes

Babak Larian, MD

Henry Chen, MD

Olivia Marroquin

Robert Orlando

Tamra Orlando, RN

Paul Schultz, MD

Gary Boeke, MD

Bruce Kudak, DDS

Daniela Farchi

Ariela Farchi

Deanna Salyards, FNP-C

Lawrence Milne, MD

Asa Morton, MD

Frances Morton

David Meade, Pharm. D


Robert Grimes

Jane Shafer, RN

Steve Haas

Thomas Tolton

Charles Goff

Judie Tarlow

Darrell Armbrust

Steven Schirmer

James Weeks, MD

Lois Weeks


Dick Edmunds

Jonathan Peachey

Timothy Peachey

Larry Hanson

Joseph Kraayenbrink

Carol Jones

Anthony Jones

Daniel Dunsworth

Scott Fish

Joshua Haake

Kristi Lichtenberg

Sally Pena

John Newby

Tess Mateo

Cheryl Weeks-Rosten

Kathleen Davin

Donna Phillips, PhD

John Phillips

Carolyn Moreau

To know how you can become a HELPS International team leader, contact Wendy Pedrero-Williams at wpedrero@helpsinternational.com





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