Our Dedicated Team

Lis Suarez Visbal-Ensink

Founder, Director and Business coach.

Lis Suarez Visbal-Ensink is a social entrepreneur and ASHOKA Fellow, passionately committed to the economic development of women and to sustainable development, both locally and internationally. Native of Colombia, Lis has more than 15 years of experience in international development, social entrepreneurship with a gender approach around the world. Working in access to market strategies and developing life cycles analysis and market research to artisans as well as develop and established businesses. Lis has a BA in International Development & Finance from the University Externado of Colombia and a degree in Business Administration and Finance from Harvard University. She has pursue several courses related to Circular Economy, sustainability in the fashion industry and has lecture in different setting around these issues too. She has received various awards and recognitions for her commitment to sustainable development and corporate social responsibility, including the coup Coeur of Latin_american association of Quebec, special mention by the Quebec network of women and environment (RQFE) and as 1 of the 12 Equiterre’s women who are influencing Quebec Environment arena amongst others.

Élodie Chevenot

Communication, Public relations & events Officer 

Student in Economics and Law, Elodie is a young french who gains various experiences in communication area inside french associations. With a desire to take action for female empowerment, she is an enthusiastic in the service of social entrepreneurship. 

Maria Lid Garcia

Business Coach.

Holds a Masters degree in communication specialization research and creation at UQAM. Lid Maria is passionate about projects related to education, communication and international cooperation, which are aimed primarily at young people, women and cultural communities.

Typhanie Sanchez

Business Coach.

Consultant in web marketing, Typhanie Sanchez defines digital strategies to maximize growth and online visibility of its clients. For over 10 years, it accompanies its local and international clients with their interactive projects of strategic thinking in the execution layout.

Mélanie Herbert

Business Coach.

A graduate of the MA in Communication, Mélanie Hébert has over 10 years experience in the field. As founding president of JACK Marketing, a marketing communications agency that combines strategic approach and creativity, she manages a team of ten professionals.

Kibamba Nimon

Business Coach.

Kibamba Nimon is a young woman who is very passionate about entrepreneurship. She has a Masters degree in Urban Planning and a Bachelor degree in Political science & Economics from the University of Montreal. Her interest in the economic development issues has motivated her involvement in local and international development organizations.