Management and Staff
Mr. Sanbrailo has been at the helm of PADF since 1999. He has over 40 years of experience managing international development programs and disaster assistance with funding from USAID, the World Bank, the Inter-American Development Bank, corporate, and other bilateral and multilateral sources.
Deputy Executive Director and Chief Operating Officer
Dr. Hermanson is an accomplished NGO senior executive with over 17 years of experience. She has directed program development and implementation, strategic planning, fundraising, donor relations, and finance and administration, and supervised annual programs of $400 million in 30 countries.
Senior Programs Director
Mr. Alexander has 25 years of experience in Latin America, Africa, Middle East and Asia. He currently oversees general development and operations in the Latin America and Caribbean region, including youth and workforce development, at-risk-youth, community policing and citizen security
Senior Director of Finance and Administration
Ms. Beck is an experienced non-profit executive manager with 25 years of experience. At PADF, she oversees all aspects of financial management, auditing, contracting, procurement, human resources, IT services, office administration functions, and serves as Chief Compliance Officer.
Senior Programs Director
Ms. Caterina Valero is currently Senior Programs Director for PADF from where she oversees general development projects and operations in the Latin America and Caribbean region.
Director of Business Development
Mr. Leverenz leads PADF's Public Sector outreach to USAID, State Department, and other bilateral and multilateral donors. He has secured funding for many relief and development activities, including water and sanitation, emergency disaster response, human trafficking, and media freedom.
Program Director, In-Kind Donations
As Program Director of In-Kind Donations, Ms. Heraud engages U.S. government and private sector partners who want to contribute in-kind donations, including tools and medical and dental equipment that benefit health facilities and vocational training schools in Latin America and the Caribbean.
Director of Corporate Partnerships and Development
Mr. Fisher oversees fundraising activities and works with leading multinational companies to develop public-private partnerships and corporate social responsibility projects. He has developed corporate partnership projects in over 21 countries in Latin America and the Caribbean region.
Director of Communications and Public Affairs
Mr. Mayr oversees PADF's external and internal communications. In this role, he implements strategic communications for specific programs, coordinates communications with country and regional programs, and manages organizational branding, message development, and communication strategies.
Program Director, South America
Ms. Villegas leads PADF's program implementation efforts in South America. As a seasoned development professional, she has extensive experience in designing, managing, and evaluating international development programs, including U.S. Government and private sector funded projects.
Program Director, Haiti
An international development specialist with 10 years of experience, Ms. Brunet backstops programs and budgets in Haiti, works closely with PADF's Finance office to monitor program expenditures, and ensures donor compliance management with Grants and Contracts.