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Deborah Bensen

Deborah Bensen

Serving as the Director of Marketing and Media for Healing Waters International, Deborah’s passion for social causes plus her experience in media, marketing, and fundraising has led to multi-level private and government fund development to benefit the impoverished. Prior roles include 15+ years in NGO team leadership plus working in television media at three national…

Alex de la Cruz

Growing up in one of the very poor sectors of Northern Santo Domingo, Alex knows first-hand what it means to not have safe water readily available. As a child he enjoyed playing stick-ball in the streets of Cristo Rey, the neighborhood where he spent his childhood and adolescence, and the very same neighborhood were only…

Jessie Matteson

Jessie is a part of the Marketing and Development team and works alongside Kayla on the day to day of The Her Initiative.  HWI has been an outlet for her passions and her creativity to merge. After joining the team as a volunteer photographer, her role soon morphed into a full-time position. Jessie loves using…