Representative for Haiti and the Dominican Republic
Carolina Cardona joined the IAF in 2014. She is currently the IAF Representative for Haiti and the Dominican Republic. Prior to joining the IAF, Carolina served as the Peace Corps Country Director in Togo from 2009–2013. Her development career began in 1985 in Honduras, where she served as a Peace Corps volunteer. Outside of the U.S. government, Carolina taught fifth grade in San Salvador and managed a reproductive health project for the International Rescue Committee in Azerbaijan. She promoted workers’ rights when she oversaw an occupational safety and health project at Farmworkers’ Legal Services of North Carolina. Carolina has a bachelor’s degree in English from the University of Michigan and a master’s degree in Public Health from the University of North Carolina. In her free time she enjoys studying languages, gardening, and going to the theater.