Henryka Manès is the Founding Executive Director of EcoWorks International, and has over 20 years of experience in the Humanitarian Aid and International Development field. She has worked in 23 countries worldwide initiating and directing projects in numerous specialties: healthcare, social services, education, economic development, agriculture, transforming slums into brick and mortar villages with physical and service infrastructure, emergency response and refugee resettlement. Her funding partners include USAID, the World Bank, UNDP, US Departments of State and Agriculture, and numerous domestic and international foundations. She has also worked in the private sector with renewable energy companies and continues to consult for Fortune 500 companies in the Corporate Social Responsibility sector.
Ms. Manès is Advisor to the Haitian League, the preeminent US-based international Haitian Diaspora organization. She serves on the Advisory Board of Mont Vista Capital, an investment bank specializing in renewable energies, and on the Board of Directors of The Bridge, Stage of the Arts, an international nonprofit theater production company based in New York City.