Technical skills that make a difference

Creative’s experts have passion, commitment and technical skills, all of which are combined to develop and implement meaningful projects around the world. Creative’s experts have worked in multiple countries, most speak at least two languages and they are often invited to share their insight at conferences and in professional journals.

Charito Kruvant

Co-Founder and CEO

Charito has led Creative for nearly 40 years, since its humble beginnings in her basement to achieving the vision of creating a better world, particularly for disadvantaged women and children. ...
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Leland Kruvant


Leland has served as the President of Creative since October 1, 2014. Under his leadership, Creative has expanded its geographic reach in Central America and Africa and launched new technical areas....
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Pablo Maldonado

Chief Operating Officer, Office of Programs & Operations

Pablo joined Creative in 1983. As Chief Operating Officer he oversees and advises programs and operations teams throughout the organization. ...
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Oswaldo Holguin

Chief Financial Officer

Oswaldo oversees accounting and financial management systems, working with staff around the organization in headquarters and field offices. He is an expert in many aspects of finance, including international accounting and new business development. He joined Creative in 2014....
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Tom Wheelock

Senior Vice President & Senior Director, Communities in Transition

Tom is a development executive with more than 25 years of general management experience in international stabilization and development programs, particularly in conflict settings. At Creative, he leads the company’s transition portfolio....
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Jessica Kruvant

Vice President, External Relations

Jessica currently directs Creative’s external engagement in support of the company mission with the U.S. government, strategic coalitions, the private sector and opinion makers....
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