Africa Adoption Services is proud to work with a dynamic Advisory Board of Directors. Each member of the Advisory Board brings a connection and passion to adoption and Africa. The role of the Advisory Board is to help advise the agency directors. Please feel free to contact the Advisory Board with any comments, questions or concerns at gro.snoitpodaacirfanull@srotceridfodraob.
Lindsey is married to Joe and they have two children, Julia (3 years old) and Jackob (2 years old – Home from DRC in February 2013). Lindsey has a Bachelor’s Degree in English and an Associates in Philosophy. She is a stay-at-home mom. In her free time she enjoys spending time with her family, exploring the beautiful city of Louisville, Kentucky and working with ESL and refugees.
Lisa is married to Shannon and they have two collage-aged children. Lisa is the Missions Director at Christian Academy located in Louisville, KY. In her free time, Lisa loves to travel, minister to people, hiking, camping, crafts, snow skiing and skydiving (she wishes). Lisa has traveled abroad and to Africa. She has a love for children and seeing and wants to help connect them with forever families!
Matt is Married to Brandi and they have two beautiful children, Max (age 2) and Sophia (waiting to come home from DRC). Matt is a substance abuse counselor for Louisville Metro Public Health and Wellness and the Family Life Pastor at Memphis Christian Church. His hobbies include cycling, hiking and bicycling, hunting and cooking. Matt has a brother and a sister both adopted internationally.
Shannon is married to Brian and they have two sons, Hunter (age 3) and Drew (age 6 months). Shannon is an Administrative Assistance for a private school in Louisville, Kentucky. Her hobbies include spending time with her family, reading, boating and volunteering at her church. Shannon was placed for adoption at birth and her sister joined their family through adoption when Shannon was almost five years old. Shannon has a nephew who is adopted and her and her husband were actively pursuing adoption before they had their two sons and have not yet ruled out the possibility.