Nancy Leconte graduated in Architecture from the Pontificia Universidad Católica Madre y Maestra in 2009 and gained an AS in Business Administration at Tompkins Cortland Community College around the same time. She later obtained a Master of Science in International Business and Management for Design from the University of Salford. Nancy’s professional experience embraces architecture, business and community outreach. She has worked in Paris, France in Marketing; In Haiti, she worked as an Architect at DICALCONSA, an engineering firm, collaborating with USAID on urban improvement project in the Greater North area of Haiti. She later joined a construction supervision and consultancy firm as a Project Manager where she collaborated on various projects in Haiti and the Dominican Republic. She has also managed a community outreach program at Build Change, implementing a home owner driven retrofit program in Port au Prince, an experienced that has allowed her to deeper explore her interests in housing and development.