Meet the Staff

The Mission of the Rescapees International Ambassadors program is to be the extended hand of Pastors, Leaders and Ministries to impact people’s life as we gratefully thank our partners who join us in the mission to spread around the world the Love of God through the life and teaching of Jesus Christ. Our team is committed to:

  • Encourage the partners to grow in the knowledge of Jesus Christ as well as strengthen their faith, always listening to them, praying with them, and discipling them, letting them know that we care about them as brothers and sisters in Christ.
  • Share the vision of Richardson Berneus with the partners and keep them informed of progress with ministry initiatives, enabling them to see that they can trust us to do what we say we will do and show them a return on their investment.
  • Express gratefulness and show appreciation for the sacrifice they have made to support the ministry.
  • Provide resources to partners that would encourage leaving a godly legacy that will further the mission of spreading the gospel.


Past. Richardson Berneus

Founder, President and Chief Executive Officer

Richardson is the Founder, president and chief executive officer of Rescapees International Ambassadors, a non-profit organization dedicated to helping and strengthen communities thrive. As a Pastor and Managing Organizations, Richardson has held several leadership positions for Rescapees, and has been predominantly involved in the ministry’s Spiritual Development, Music, Marketing and International efforts. He has strong written and verbal communication abilities and he is a self-starter that thrives as a part of a team. Richardson is responsible of observing attentively for the development, design, operation, and improvement of the systems that created to deliver the best impression of God’s Love message to the entire world. Email: This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it..

Marc Belfort

Chief Operation Officer

Marc Belfort is the assistant to the president and the Chief Operation Officer for Rescapees International Ambassadors. Despite the functional diversity associated with the role of COO, Marc Belfort is always ready to make a positive impact not only for Rescapees, but also for his God. He often says: “Who am I? God works trough me. I know I’m ready for Him and I will give God my best.” At the direction of the CEO, the most productive uses with the aim of creating maximum value for our ministries reside the job of his assistant. As the Operation Manager and working with a not-for-profit business like us.

Marc is now developing and cascading our organization’s strategy and mission statement from the lower-ranking staff, and implementing appropriate rewards, recognition and coaching, corrective practices to align personnel with Rescapees’s goals. Planning by prioritizing our visitors, customers, employees and an organized body of people with a particular need. Maintaining and monitoring staffing, levels for the best Knowledge-Skills-Attributes (KSA), expectations and motivation to fulfill organizational requirements. Driving performance measures for the operation and including a consideration of efficiency versus effectiveness. Email: This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it..

Etienne Jn Francois

Vice President and Director of Ministry Outreach

Etienne Numa is the president of Community Outreach at Rescapees International Ambassadors. He oversees the Adoption & Orphan Care Initiative and the Sanctity of Human Life department to help people stay in a good relationship with God. In this way, Etienne choose to utilize the easy accessibility that the Internet has to stay connected with orther Rescapees International Ambassadors Ministry Outreach branches and friends that Internet affords, as information can easily be broadcast to many different regions of the world simultaneously and cost-efficiently. He always makes sure that we take the simplest and quickest roads as possible for the best results, while considering the best strategy to manage the money that each program will cost. While Etienne is thankful to be able to provide and take good care of his family and his two kids, he knows there are still a lot of children around the world who are waiting for someone to show them what love is, live at least a day without thinking on how they will get even a plate of food or waiting somebody helping them get into an adoption organization. That is why his team's mission at Rescapees International Ambassadors is to raise awareness of and recruit adoptive families for waiting children and youth in R.I.A. Community Care Efforts. Etienne researches, writes and speak on a range of topics including abortion, end-of-life medical decisions, adoption, disability people, human cloning and world famine research.  Email: This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.

Johnny Jovin

International Administration and Government Affairs

John Jovin is Rescapees International Ambassador’s director for International Government Affairs. His work focuses on communicating Rescapees’ pro-life/pro-family perspective to government, church and business leaders in foreign nations. Also to the Creole and the Hispanic community in the United States of America. As a Computer Technology Engineer, John knows loves being capable of helping as many people as he can in these difficult times. It is through the emergence of networking that he shows the power in storing and sending information around the globe.

In fact, the number of computers that are connected to the global network is growing phenomenally. A very large proportion of personal computers regularly connect to the Internet to communicate and receive information. "Wireless" networking, like utilizing mobile phone networks, means that networking is becoming increasingly ubiquitous even in mobile computing environments. We as survivors internationally represent God’s kingdom, and the world must see us like Christ followers and ambassadors. Email: This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.