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- Rigoberto Giron coordinator for emergency operations, CARE.
- Andrew Natsios professor, Georgetown University; former director of U.S. Agency for International Development (USAID).
- Greg Allen national correspondent, Miami, NPR News.
- Robert Maguire director of the Haiti program at Trinity Washington University in Washington, D.C.
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