Journeys of the Heart staff have been building families for the last 20 years through adoption. Our mission has and always will remain, to help families come together.
Our staff are experts with years of experience to help you through this process as an intended family or surrogate.
Meet Our Team
Susan has 30 years of experience in social work with diverse populations and has appreciated her role in adoptions, considering it a win-win situation for all involved.
She has a social worker’s heart and is involved in assessments of the surrogates and intended parents, with the goal of solid matches that satisfy and fulfill all involved.
Kimberly has worked for seven years in adoption services and is experienced in coordinating with pregnant women and the waiting families. She effortlessly builds relationships with all the folks she represents as she coordinates the practical aspects of the process. Kimberly has a unique mix of compassion and knowledge and will be your primary contact at Journeys for the surrogate and intended family.
David has 30 years of experience in child welfare and family building. He is kind and compassionate and will work with surrogates and intended parents lending his expertise where wanted.
David has been involved in adoptions and is licensed to practice law in Oregon. He advises the center on legal matters pertaining to surrogacy and writes the draft contracts.
Marsha has worked for Journeys of the Heart for 9 years and is fully committed to providing efficient services to surrogates and intended parents. Her caring and gracious manner has endeared her to many.