Bethany Davidson-Widby, Executive Director
Bethany Davidson-Widby has held a true love for Guatemala for over 12 years. She first visited this amazing country while backpacking solo through Central America. Bethany has worked and traveled extensively in over 28 countries since her inaugural travels to Norway as an exchange student in 1992. Bethany works in international development as a Global Education and Monitoring and Evaluation Consultant, loves being a mom to their 10 year old son Seth, and focuses her efforts on growing A Heart for Guatemala. She has worked in international education from primary-level through higher education for over 15 years. She holds a BA in International Relations and a BA in Business Management from Michigan State University. She has also earned an MBA in Global Management and an M.Ed in Elementary Education. It was her dream to start a non-profit, and A Heart for Guatemala is her dream being fulfilled. Bethany can be reached at: firstname.lastname@example.org
William Widby, Director of Communications
William Widby has traveled all over the world from Russia to Peru and places in-between. Having spent his early years in the Air Force working on nuclear missiles, followed by 15 years in the telecommunications industry, his business and management experience is invaluable to our organization. Will has appeared in commercials, interviews, and television spots both nationally and locally, as well as in local print. Will is the adventuresome one of the group flying helicopters and airplanes, not to mention racing stock cars and fly-fishing. He is a lifelong Tennessee Volunteers and Chicago Cubs fan and hopes to one day retire in Montana with his family . Will can be reached at: email@example.com
Richard Davidson, Board of Directors
Richard Davidson is an accomplished businessman and a Master Builder. A true snowbird, he divides his time between Tennessee and Arizona in the wintertime spending time with his children and grandchildren before heading back north to Northern Michigan where he keeps busy working on the home he is building, golfing, and spending time with friends.
Amber Engel, Board of Directors
Amber Engel is a lead guide at Nature's Way Montessori School in Knoxville, Tennessee where she spends her days working with children in the Early Childhood Community. Amber is an AMS credentialed Montessori guide through the Houston Montessori Center. Prior to becoming a teacher, Amber chose to combine her love of history and scuba diving by studying underwater archaeology. Amber is mother to two beautiful children who keep her on her toes!