Hometown: Grand’Anse, Haiti
Mathieu, 34, studied philosophy at the Institut de Philosophie Saint François de Sales and psychology at the Université Notre-Dame d’Haïti, both in Port-au-Prince. He worked for two years as a parish secretary at Notre Dame d’Altagrace and was responsible for the altar servers at the Chapelle Sixtine Notre Dame de Fatima. He was part of the liturgy committee at his parish of Notre Dame du Mont Carmel and a member of the Legion of Mary. Mathieu enjoys reading and soccer.