Gaby Compaore

Gaby Compaore is the driving force behind Tiki Yiki.  Gaby has been working for decades in Burkina Faso, helping orphans and children with disabilities realize that "disability is not destiny!"




Becke Drake

Rev. Becke Drake is a member of the First Baptist Church in Woburn, MA and formerly served in the role of Pastoral Associate. Her long time passion, along with her late husband Randy is food security. Becke comes with the experience of a multi-cultural background, having studied, lived and worked in France for many years and having travelled extensively. She comes with an extensive corporate background which includes international marketing and healthcare finance.  For more information, visit


Alex Owre

Alex Owre lived in Burkina Faso in 1991-92. He brings his experience working with community development and social-services non-profits to his work with Tiki Yiki. Alex lives with his family in Maine, where he hosted Gaby during his 2016 North American networking tour.

Martin Case

Martin Case is a multi-media producer, serving clients though strategic planning, artist production and career development through his parent company, Martin Case Media Productions.

Martin’s client list includes the Alvin Ailey American Dance Theatre, The Mt Auburn Society, Harvard University, The Mark Morris Dance Group, Boston Ballet, and MIT.

The nature of this work has taken Martin to the Middle East, West Africa, South America, Indonesia, Europe, and Asia.