Our dedicated professionals serve the health and education needs of over 69,000 people in the rural, southern section of the Department of Intibucá, Honduras. Our employees commit themselves to our mission and work hard to empower local leadership.
Additionally, visiting brigades from our affiliated universities and other organizations in the United States come down to offer their services on a regular basis. This departments assures that their visits are productive and safe for all those involved. New brigades are welcome. Learn more.
- Gustavo Meza, Brigade Coordinator
- Damaris Quintero, Scholarship Program Coordinator
- Ana Gisela Ramos, Nutrition (MANI) Coordinator
- Edelberto Andino, Educational Technology
- Forming the backbone of the organization, the Operations Department assures the daily functioning of our clinics by cleaning, preforming maintenance, transporting personnel and patents, as well as managing security services.
- Yami Mejia, Operations Director
- Antonio Vargas, Driver
- Oscar Danilo Hernandez Muñoz, Driver
- Melvin Obed Requeno, Driver
- Rigoberto Marquez, Watchman
- Don Nato, Watchman
- Efrain Hernandez, Watchman
- Jose Efrain Hernandez, Watchman
- Paula Isabel Gamez, Cleaning Staff
- Maria Yanez, Cleaning Staff
Education: Good Shepherd Bilingual School
Our bilingual school in Camasca is a public school that is operated under a unique partnership arrangement with Shoulder to Shoulder, the Honduran Ministry of Educations, and the Mayor’s Association of the seven municipalities of the Frontier Region of Intibucá. English speaking volunteers are also assigned at the school for six to one year placements.
- Iris Villanueva, Educational Development Consultant
- Edwin Castillo, Director of the Parents Association
Click Good Shepherd Bilingual School to learn more about the school.
Honduran Ministry of Education, Department of Intibucá
- Joselyn Claros, Bilingual School Director, 1st Grade Teacher
- Danelia Aleman, Kindergarten Teacher
- Brenda Ramos Gadoy, 2nd Grade Teacher
By far the largest department, we have almost 100 people working hard to run our 22 clinics and additional health services across the Frontera. Learn more about our clinics and health services.
- Atty. Patricia Sikaffy Rivera, Administrator of the Health Network
- Julio Adalberto Vazquez, General Manager
- Dr Gloria Castro, Coordinator of the Health Network
- Lucas Josue Gonzalez, Administrator
- Karla Perla, RN, Sub-Coordinator of Health Network
- Emy Castellon, RN, Network Health Center Supervisor
- Lurbin Calderon, RN, Network Health Center Supervisor
- Dr. Rosbinda Vaquedano, CMI Supervisor (Concepción)
- Dr. Rolyn Marquez, Camasca, CMI and CESAMO
- Dr. Martin Velasquez, Concepción, CESAMO
- Dr. Luis Adalberto Berrios, San Marcos, CESAMO
- Dr. Madelin Alvarado, Magdalena, CESAMO
- Dr. Melissa Ordoñez, Santa Lucia, CESAMO
- Dr. Julissa Yamileth Arita, San Antonio, CESAMO
- Dr. Alan Martinez Garcia, Colomoncagua, CESAMO
- Dr. Francis Anderson, Colomoncagua, CESAMO
This department also includes nurses, health promoters, pharmacy staff, lab technicians, data entry specialists, receptionists, and other supportive staff.
The Dental Departments at the Santa Lucia and Concepción clinics are Private Practice clinics. They provide preventative and restorative dental services. These dentists also operate a preventative oral health program based in schools across the region.
- Dr. Idalia Ramos, Director and Concepción Dentist
- Dr. Floricia Amaya, Santa Lucia Dentist
- Lesly Amaya, Dental Assistant (Concepción)
Two additional dentists provide preventative and restorative services at our Health Centers in Camasca and Colomoncagua. Two traveling dentists visit communities daily to offer check-ups for pregnant women and school-aged children. Learn more about our oral health services.