Meet Our Team
The overall team of Living Alternatives Pregnancy Resource Center is comprised of both paid staff and volunteers. Living Alternatives currently has 49 paid staff to provide leadership and oversight over our many volunteer teams. Each team member plays a vital role and meets an important need. Working together, we strive to meet the Mission of Living Alternatives Pregnancy Resource Center.
The Administrative address is: Living Alternatives Pregnancy Resource Center, PO Box 1555, Champaign, IL 61824-1555; Email: [email protected]
Chief Executive Officer
In 2004, Sherry stepped into the position of Director of the Bloomington/Normal center. She later became the Executive Director (2006), the Vice President of Client Services (2007), and then the CEO (2009). Sherry has degrees is psychology, business administration, and social work; she is currently working on a doctorate in Strategic Leadership. Her husband, Scott, is the President of Nazarene Bible College, and they have three adult daughters.
Email Sherry at [email protected]
Chief Financial Officer
Email Carolyn at [email protected]
Chief Operating Officer
Kristen has a background in psychology, non-profit work with families, and community engagement. Her passion is to empower and equip mothers and their support system with the knowledge necessary to be successful She is determined to support each expectant mother and family unit with the love of Christ. Kristen has served for 15 years in ministry alongside her husband, Carlos, and together they have four sons and reside in Kankakee, IL.
Email Kristen at [email protected]
Director of Development Officer
Terri Lipscomb has been a supporter of women and families for many years. She and her late husband helped to start and fund a Pregnancy Resource Center in Cleveland, Ohio in 1987. They adopted a son, Damon, 29 years ago through a Pregnancy Resource Center in Parma, Ohio. She now has a 5-year-old redhead granddaughter named Cali. In 2008 she began volunteering with the Champaign Pregnancy Resource Center to assist them in raising the necessary funds for their ultrasound program. Since then she has used her training and experience in organizing banquets and events to support the Pregnancy Resource Center in the 12 communities that they serve. In January of 2011 she accepted the position of Chief Development Officer and led the Captial Campaign to build Merci’s Refuge. She is having fun and feels privileged that she gets to serve!
Email Terri at [email protected]
RN, Director of Nursing and Client Services
Email Kim at [email protected]
Director of Counseling Ministries
Email Nate at [email protected]
Dr. Michael Smith, MD
Director of Post-Abortion Support
Email Laurie at [email protected]