Staff Bios

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Mark Stuart - Executive Director and Co-Founder

Mark, a founding member of the Hands and Feet project, has been passionately connected to Haiti for over 25 years. Mark visited Haiti for the first time during high school with his father Drex and fell deeply in love with the nation and its people. In 1991, Mark founded Audio Adrenaline with band mates Bob Herdman and Will McGinniss and went on to win two Grammys over a 17 year career as the lead singer. Mark currently resides with his wife Aegis and two children, Journey and Christela, in Franklin TN.


Andrea McGinniss - Director of Child Care

Andrea received her BA in Marketing / Management from the University of Cincinnati’s School of Business. Since that time she has had the opportunity to serve a variety of businesses with finance, administration, human resources and marketing. She has served on the Hands and Feet Project staff since 2007.  She is married to Will McGinniss, who is a co-founder and currently serves as President of the Board. Andrea resides with her family in Franklin, TN.


John Schuster - Office and Systems Support

John came to Hands and Feet Project with a passion for people and a background in technical support and logistics. Originally joining the Haiti Made team in 2014 to build and manage infrastructure, he now serves the entire Hands and Feet team through a wide array of roles: ranging from internal support to event management and donor communications. John resides in Fairview, TN with his wife Debbie and 3 children: Ava; Iris; and Clive.

Rebekah Foshee - Trip Administrator

Rebekah received her BS in Social Justice with a minor in Non-Profit Business from Trevecca Nazarene University. Her passion for social justice and love for Haiti drew her to the Hands and Feet Project in 2009. Rebekah has been on staff with the Hands and Feet Project, serving both stateside and in Haiti, since 2011. She currently lives in Fort Myers, FL with her family.



Hannah Shore - Finance Administrator

Hannah received her BS in Finance & Management from North Carolina State University. She has a heart for orphan care and the country of Haiti which led to the opportunity to serve as an intern with us in Jacmel in 2014. Hannah has been on the Hands and Feet Project staff since March 2015 and relocated to Nashville, TN.