Board of Directors

President:  Scott Jolley

Executive Chairman:  Mark Maxfield

Secretary:  TerryLynn Figueroa

Treasurer:  Brent Bell

Members of the Board

Celeste Bain Allen, Ken and Gloria Deyhle, Keith Johnson, Jan Felix, Alfred Kessler, Brad Maxfield, Randy Moore, Rob Moore, Carol and Scott Nelson, Alberto Puertas, Andrew Smith, Karen Timothy.

Advisory Board Members

Michael Bennett, Jake Cavanaugh, Lauritz Christensen, Jim Gulbrandsen, Paul Jeffries, David Kirkham, Tiffany Lorensen, Will Love, Natalie Mano Smart, Mark Morrise, Brian Murphy, Sean O’Brien, David Paxman, Janice Kapp Perry, Darren Proulx, Kurt, Reintjes, Marilyn Summerhays, Jeff Talley, Vicki Talmage.

Board of Directors
Celeste White Background Celeste Bain Allen Celeste lives in Draper, Utah and is the lovely mother of five children. Celeste’s first language is Spanish. She is a certified translator and she served an LDS mission to Bolivia, La Paz. She is a graduate of Utah State University with a BA in Political Science, a Certificate International Relations with an emphasis in Latin American studies. Celeste has worked as a drug and gang prevention coordinator with Hispanic youth, and she also has volunteered as an evaluator for a prevention program aimed at young Hispanic women.
 
Brent White Background Brent Bell (Treasurer) Brent is a Certified Public Accountant whose accounting firm specializes in tax research, planning and compliance. He oversees companies’ tax situations and has clients in the retail, hospitality, manufacturing, real estate and nonprofit industries. He previously worked for an international accounting firm for over 10 years. Brent has served as chairman of the Utah Association of Certified Public Accountants Tax Symposium committee for several years, has been on the advisory board of the Single Mom Foundation, and has been involved as a volunteer in the United Way and the March of Dimes. Brent and his wife Annette have four daughters ages 10 to 23.
Ken & Gloria Deyhle Ken and Gloria run the Deyhle Foundation: a family run humanitarian organization committed to promoting worldwide literacy. Their goal is to provide new textbooks, literature, and other teaching materials to the most impoverished areas of the world. As a family, they have traveled and seen third world poverty first-hand which has inspired them to do all they can to serve and make a difference in the lives of the poorest of the poor. Ken and Gloria and original founders of ECH and serve to this day.
 
Felix Jan White Background Jan Felix Jan earned his BS and MS degrees at BYU. He was drafted during the Vietnam War where he served at the Pentagon for two years. After which he worked for the LDS church educational system for 38 years with assignments throughout the continental US and Hawaii teaching seminary, in Institutes and coordinating church programs and operations. Currently Jan lives in Lehi, Utah with his lovely wife Becky, to whom he has been married for 39 years. His 5 children children have all served LDS missions.
Johnson Keith White Background Keith Johnson Keith graduate from Utah Technical College and has a plumbing contractor since 1982. He is a master plumber. Keith served a mission in Ireland and is very active in Scouting. He has been a Scout Master for the National Jamboree and is active now as Scout Master for Troop 1186. He has been happily married to Lauri for 37 years and has 6 children and 10 grandchildren with 2 more on the way. Keith is an original founder of Eagle Condor and has been to Peru many times on expeditions and loves doing humanitarian work.
 
Scott Jolley , CPAScott has over 23 years of Medicare reimbursement experience in the healthcare industry working in a “big four” CPA firm, as the Controller for a chain of healthcare providers, and as founder and principal of Pinnacle Healthcare Consulting. As a CPA and business owner, Scott provides sound guidance and wisdom to all ECH projects and programs.
 
Alfred Kessler Al is our resident Renaissance man, was born in Buffalo, New York and grew up in Indianapolis, Indiana. He received his BS in Chemical Engineering at Purdue and a Real Estate Development degree from the University of Pennsylvania. Al owns and manages Rental Properties and Investments in the SLC area, has served a service mission to Peru, worked with the Boy Scout as a leader and trainer for over 25 years and is currently and Inner City Project missionary. He and his GREAT wife Ann have raised 6 children and current have 15 grandchildren.
 
Maxfield Brad White Background Brad Maxfield Brad has been involved in humanitarian work since 1998 when he first went down to Urubamba, Peru with the Andean Childrens Foundation. Although his first draw was to see Machu Picchu, he instead fell in love with humanitarian work.  Later Brad served on the Board of Directors for the ACF organization as it went through a name change to Chasqui Humanitarian.  He has traveled down to Peru and Bolivia more than 10 times since that first experience and was an original founder of Eagle Condor, which he has been involved with since 2004.  Brad speaks fluent Spanish, which he learned while living in Uruguay in 1981 and 1982.
 
Maxfield Mark White Background Mark Maxfield Mark loves to serve, teach, and enjoy the outdoors! He was born in Salt Lake City and has been married to Lynne Ann Johnson of Murray , for 27 years. They are the proud parents of nine great children (The children’s names spell CASA DE DIOS – which is Spanish for House of God). Mark has a bachelor’s degree in economics from the University of Utah, and a business administration masters degree from the University of Phoenix. Mark owns a real estate brokerage called 30-Day Realty and develops residential subdivision, specializing in new construction and property management. Mark has served as President of the Utah Housing Coalition, Chair of the Salt Lake Board of Realtors Governmental Affairs Committee, Chair of the East High School Community Council a member of the Salt Lake City School Board, District Chair for the BSA, Scoutmaster, Varsity Coach, Bishop numerous other positions in his church, community and ECH!
 
Moore Randy White Background Randy Moore Randy resides in Sandy Utah with his wife and Robyn. And has five children. He has been been actively involved in many aspects of the Real Estate industry for over 35 years. Including the development and construction of dozens of housing developments along the Wasatch front. Including residential and commercial real estate development and marketing. Randy is a Utah Contractor and Utah Real Estate Broker and attended the University of Utah. Randy Has been actively involved in the Utah Home Builders Association and Utah Board of Realtors.
 
Moore Rob White Background Rob Moore Rob received a BA degree from the University of Utah in accounting and is currently the VP of Coldwell Banker Commercial. Rob is known as “that guy” who can solve difficult challenges with creative and innovative ideas. He has many years of experience in putting together successful and exciting projects from the ground up. His experience and professionalism makes Rob a trusted colleague, friend, father and humanitarian.
 
alberto Alberto PuertasAlberto Puertas is a career/academic advisor for the University Advisement at Brigham Young University.  Besides his heavy work load, Alberto mentors BYU students doing humanitarian work and internships abroad for Eagle Condor Humanitarian.  He has presented workshops and seminars in the United States, Canada, and South America. In his presentations and daily work, Alberto Puertas emphasizes the relationship between meaning, spirituality and career development. He also stresses the benefits and challenges globalization presents to vocational guidance in the international arena to this new millennium. Alberto served as the National Career Development Association (NCDA) International Career Issues Committee Chairperson, and he was a member of the Board of Directors for NCDA. In his current function with NCDA, Alberto serves as the Latin America Director.  In his little free time Alberto enjoys soccer, reading, good cuisine and spending time with his family and friends.
 
Karen White Background Karen TimothyKaren attended Brigham Young University and spent a semester in their Israel Study Abroad program. She has run her own business, Faux Techniques, since 2001. In 2011 she participated with Koins for Kenya in building the Tingey School of Gona through fundraising in the U.S. and helped teach English vocabulary in Kenyan village schools. She is the mother of 4 children and grandmother of 6. She has recently published her first children’s book, “Marvin the Malcontent Monster,” and is currently working on “The Middle of a Miracle” which will tell how the children in her hometown of Kaysville helped provide a school for children in Kenya through small and simple acts of selflessness.
   
Scott & Carol Mission Carol Nelson Carol Nelson graduated in Accounting from BYU and received her CPA certificate in 1983. She worked in private accounting and then started her own accounting business in 1999. She has over 30 years experience performing Controller responsibilities for various employers and clients. She and her husband Scott served a two year mission for the LDS Church in Peru. They spent 8 months in northern Lima and 15 months in the Amazon Jungle in Nauta, a little community located 75 miles south of Iquitos. They are committed to continuing to serve the people of Peru.
 
Andrew Andrew Smith Andrew Smith is the CEO and founder of the Four Foods Group, recently named the #2 Company to Watch in Utah, whose stated main focus is to “become a job creator”. Prior to founding The Four Foods Group, Smith was CEO and Founder of AxisPointe, Inc., (2003) and MoneyWizard, a financial services technology company he founded in 2002. Andrew holds a Bachelor of Arts in Marketing Communications and Finance and currently resides in Highland, Utah, with his wife accomplished wife Shauna and his two energetic boys..

Utah Office Staff

Laura
Laura Chabries

SLC Director of Operations

Laura worked in Educational Fields for 20 years, teaching youth, training teachers and writing curriculum. She was President of a CA teacher’s union, a Lead Union Negotiator as well as a National Writing Project presenter. Although a fellow for Harvard’s “Project Zero,” an honoree for the Random House teacher of the millennium, and a consultant for Bay Area science integration, her humanitarian trips to Russia, Fiji, Africa and South America convinced her to step into humanitarian work with both feet.

Terrylynn Figueroa

Project Director

Figeroa Terry White Background

Terrylynn went to Olympus High School and graduated from the University of Utah. She received her Masters of Education from Phoenix University. She served an LDS mission in Peru and has lived twelve years in Bolivia, Mexico and Peru doing charity work. Terry has worked with Andean Children’s Foundation, CHOICE, EMI, Chasqui Humanitarian and presently with Eagle Condor Humanitarian, with whom she is a co-founder. She enjoys leading Humanitarian Expeditions, which gives her the opportunity to serve, meet new people and explore new places. She is the proud mother of five children and two granddaughters. She is presently teaching Special Education at a charter school which keeps her busy. Her hobbies are photography and traveling.”

Melissa (Missy) Webster

   Melissa (Missy) Webster was raised in Lehi, Utah. In high school, she was a cheerleader and playemissyd    varsity basketball, softball,and  tennis. While attending UVC Missy served on the executive  committee for the Orem LDS Institute Student Council which served over 6300 students. Missy  fulfilled an LDS mission in Houston, Spanish speaking, where she gained her love for the Latin  people.  During her mission it was discovered she was selling her plasma each week to help buy food  for those who were poor.  Professionally, she is a licensed escrow officer and has worked in a variety  of administrative positions.  She has been very involved in her church, school and community.  She  and her husband Roland has four very active children. Her three oldest and her husband have all  traveled to Peru on humanitarian expeditions with Missy who herself has been on 9 expeditions.  Missy loves her work with Eagle Condor and is excited to be part of such a fast moving organization.