Our Team

The Pedro Martinez Foundation has over 25 staff members in the United States and Dominican Republic. See below

Pedro Martinez


One of the most dominant pitchers in history, three-time Cy Young Award winner and Hall of Fame inductee, Pedro Martinez was unstoppable on the field, proving that with determination, anything is possible. With a vision to impact generations, Pedro founded the Pedro Martinez Foundation providing holistic care to at-risk youth in Latin America and the United States. A promise to always look higher and to champion hope keeps Pedro dreaming big and aspiring to make a positive and lasting impact locally and globally.

Carolina Martinez


Carolina Martinez is a well-recognized communicator and author who has been a reporter in the sports field for ESPN, a news anchor on Telemundo and currently has a weekly column in the well-known newspaper “Listin Diario.” Carolina graduated from Boston College and also has a masters from the University of Miami. She also is the Executive Director of the Pedro Martinez Foundation initiatives and programs for the welfare of children and adolescents living in poverty in Latin America and throughout the United States.

Jhonan Meran
Director General 
7 years

Charles Chessher
United States Director

5 years

Neulis Vizcaíno
Director’s assistant
7 years

Daselis Meran
Executive Assistant
1 years


Ilene Arias
Program Coordinator
2 Years


Alexandra Joga
Clinical Psychologist
18 months

Yadil Jiménez

Program assistantt

2 Years

Dominga Santana

Programs Department Assistant

2 Years

Dahiana Burgos

Volleyball Coach

7 years

Addonays Pérez

Field Assistantssistant

5 years

Francina Batista Benítez

Field Assistant

4 years

Fernando Miranda

Night-time Security

4 year

Yeranny Mercedes


2 Years

Claribel Hernandez

Assistant Janitor

18 Months

Clara Beltre


7 years

Francisco Montero

Maintenance Manager

5 years