Marco V. Avila, P.E. - CEO / Co-Founder


•Professional Civil Engineer

•Senior Supervising Engineer/Certified Project Manager, Parsons Brinckerhoff, Baltimore, MD

•2011-2012 President, Maryland Chapter of American Society of Highway Engineers

•Vice President/Co-Founder, Pink Petals Foundation

•President, Golfers For Charity (nonprofit supporting THHF & Ronald McDonald House)

•The Engineers Club of Maryland – President 2016-2017

•CEO, Equinoxx, USA

•24 years medical mission experience


Jaime I. Flores, MD - President/Co-Founder


•Trained in Plastic/Reconstructive Surgery, and Otolaryngology

•Board Certified in Plastic Surgery

•CEO, Surgeon, Aesthetic and Reconstructive Surgical Associates, Miami, FL

•President/Founder, Pink Petals Foundation

•24 years medical mission experience


Anne Gaddy, MD - Grant Director/Board Member


Board Certified in Pediatrics

Pediatrician, Johns Hopkins Pediatric Emergency Department, Baltimore, MD

8 years medical mission experience


Maria Del Lourdes Bonilla (Lula), Board Member


President & CEO of Balvanera Group, Quito, Ecuador

President and CEO of Equinoctial Air, Quito, Ecuador

President of Equinoxx, USA, Miami, Florida

President of The Healing Hands Ecuador Foundation

4 years mission experience


Joanne Stokes, President Stokes Creative Group, Inc.

Fundraising / Board Member


Over 30 years of experience providing marketing and public outreach services to the transportation and construction industries

Board member of American Society of Highway Engineers – Southern New Jersey chapter

Active member of Faith Alliance Church in Southern New Jersey


Dylan Stewart, MD - Vice-President/Co-Founder


Board Certified in General Surgery and Pediatric Surgery

Assistant Professor of Pediatric Surgery, Johns Hopkins Children's Center, Baltimore, MD

Director, Johns Hopkins Pediatric Trauma Program, Baltimore, MD

ATLS (Advanced Trauma Life Support) Instructor

18 years medical mission experience


Susan Connolly, RN - Board Member


NICU Nurse, University of Maryland Medical Systems, Baltimore, MD

18 years medical mission experience