Guerson Pierre Maurace
Guerson Maurace was born and raised in Port au Prince. While completing his studies, Guerson learned the trade of cabinetmaking. After completing high school, Guerson went on to become a volunteer at La Maison de l’Arc-en-Ciel, where he spent ten years accompanying children impacted or infected by HIV/AIDS. In this role, he received extensive training in first aid and organizational leadership. In 2008, while working for Medecin du Monde Canada, he received training to become a facilitator in the LDP (Leadership Development Program). During this time, he also worked as a community health worker, logistician, and CHW supervisor. In 2013, Guerson came onto the EqualHelath team as a Facilitator of the LDP for Saint Boniface Hospital. During this period, he also worked for Doctors Without Borders Holland as a trainer for programs around gender-based violence. After going on to study architecture, Guerson worked as a journalist and host of a radio show titled “My Feeling”on Radio Boukman out of Cité Soleil. Guerson currently works as the Program Assistant for EqualHealth.