Who we are

We are a team of permanent staff, volunteers, parents and children who are motivated to serve families interested in experiencing an En Famille exchange.

Our local representatives in North America

Christine Baissac-Hayden and Alejandra Rose



Christine BAISSAC HAYDEN: Coordinator for North America ,She speaks English and French.



Alejandra ROSE : Coordinator for North America ,She speaks English and Spanish.



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Stéphanie LE COEDIC : Coordinator FRANCE, in charge of the exchanges with North America and Mexico.

Stéphanie lives in Pontivy (56).

Her daughters have  made  exchanges with Spain, Canada, USA 

Stéphanie speaks  French, English and Spanish.




Françoise DIROU  :Coordinator for France,  in charge of the administration

Françoise lives in ST Thégonnec in France. Her 4 children has made exchanges in Canada, USA and Germany. Françoise speaks French and English.



Anne GEERAERTS : Coordinator for France, in charge of the exchanges with Spain, Germany, Great Britain and Ireland

Anne lives in Dijon in France. Her son and her daughters have made exchanges in Great Britain, Germany, Spain and USA. Anne speaks French, English and Spanich.


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Jamie ROSE : Coordinator for Great Britain and Ireland,

Jamie lives in Sussex. Her daughter had made an exchange in France.



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Margit STEINER : Coordinator for Germany, in charge of the exchanges in Germany

Margit lives near Bordeaux. She speaks French-German-English-Spanish. Margit has worked nearly 20 years with En Famille.



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Marta CORAZON :Coordinator for Spain,

Marta lives in Burgos in Spain.  Her son and daughter have made an exchange in France and her daughter did a second exchange in Great Britain. Marta speaks  French-Spanish-German-English.



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Monica CARNEIRO: Coordinator for Mexico,

Monica lives in San Miguel de Allende. She has two little girls. Born and raised in France, Monica has lived 12 years in New York City. Her daughter is doing an exchange in Germany,She speaks French-English-Portugese-Spanish.



En Famille is a non-profit association founded in 1978. Each year, the Annual General Meeting is on a Saturday in September. Active members elect a Board of Directors and choose officers from among its members.

Our association is registered in the Official Journal of the R.F.N) 236, page 8927, Record No. 4735. The Articles of the Association are available by clicking on this link. We are licensed as an Association of Youth and Popular Education, No. 33.495.93.010.

For Europe, we are also a member of the OFFICE.