John Michael Coatney is a former Peace Corps volunteer with experience working in environmental health in Panama. He spent two years working in a remote community in the Comarca Ngäbe-Buglé developing a water committee, training them, and preparing the community for future water and sanitation projects. He is passionate about empowering Panamanians and their communities in bringing about change from within.
Carlos Ng is an engineer at the Wyss Institute at Harvard University where he develops prototypes of microfluidic instrumentation and organ chips. Born in Panama, he has volunteered on construction projects in Bocas del Toro and Panama City. As the media producer, Carlos is motivated to use his photography and videography expertise to promote engineering and innovation among students and improve access to clean drinking water in Panama.