Meet the board


IMG_6854  Jeannette Batista Moved from The Dominican Republic to New York City in 2006.  She currently works in pricing services for Cardinal Health, a Fortune top 15 company.   Jeannette has extensive experience working with the nonprofit community in New York City.  She has worked with various groups and has volunteered in charity events including Cleats 4 Kids.  Jeannette loves to decorate &  plan for events. She understands the value in the work that non-for-profits do, and how much more involvement from people like herself is needed.  Jeannette has a unique ability to empower others, and has a strong sense of responsibility and commitment to empower the youth.



 Kelvin Batista native New Yorker, Kelvin fell in love with nonprofits after volunteering at a fundraising gala in 2012.  Since then, his deep passion for hospitality and charitable work has grown quickly and steadily.  Today, Kelvin volunteers his time to various Non for Profits as well as attending numerous Fundraising events throughout the year.

He currently has over 5 years planning and hosting profitable luxury events for FinetobaccoNYC throughout New York City. Kelvin is detail oriented and has a systematic way of streamlining the event making process. His focus is on offering genuine experiences by creating an ambiance filled with character and charm.

When not working on events, Kelvin is active in adventure sports including scuba diving, sailing, and cycling.  On his down time, you can find him traveling, motorcycling, enjoying a good cigar, fine spirits and listening to music.

Although, Genuinely excited and committed to the Lidia Lives Foundation and it’s mission, Kelvin’s biggest contribution is his serendipity and positive energy.

Bio pic.jpg  Andrew Singh is a native New Yorker, has been in involved with Non-Profits Projects for several years on the energy sector. He had led teams to establish and donate self-sustaining battery storage solar systems. These systems are have been established in indigenous villages in South Africa, Sierra Leone, Guyana, and Suriname.  These farms have allowed indigenous communities to the right to live with electricity and simply life privileges. Schools and orphanages have also been powered for the children in the community to study, create, and learn.

Through his experience and expertise, will help to further supplement the organization through a synergic



Stephanie Camacho