2018: Mitch Trollip
As the Project Manager for the Chavarrias, Bolivia footbridge, Mitch helped the University of Alberta team overcome several obstacles, such as a last-minute site change and a road blockade that threatened to leave them without materials.
2018 Team: University of notre dame
The team dealt with a complex site with difficult rock conditions while working on a bridge in Mallkuckusi, Bolivia that will serve 63 people.
2017: Sam Sweet
As the Project Manager for the Edlangeni, Swaziland footbridge, Sam led the University of Colorado Boulder team in establishing a program in Swaziland and building Bridges to Prosperity's first footbridge there. Despite many setbacks along the way, Sam kept team spirits high and inspired the team and community to finish the huge bridge that spanned 74 meters with 3 tiers on one side and 3.5 tiers on the other!
2017 Team: University of Notre Dame
The team built a 120-meter bridge in Nicaragua serving upwards of 1,000 people. The exemplary team worked together seamlessly throughout the preparation and execution of the bridge, problem solving and successfully overcoming challenges along the way.