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Because children belong in families.

Our Team

  • Board of Directors
  • Advisory Council
  • Staff and Volunteers

Oriah Longanecker


Melinda Mandell

Vice Chair

Karl Scheuerman


Paul Zhdan

Interim Treasurer

Dr. Anita Deyneka

Voting Board Member

Anthony Ritchie

Voting Board Member

Allison Pinkham

voting board member

Natalya Ageyeva

Dr. Natalya Ageyeva

David Melilli, J.D., LL.M.

Richard T. Moore, Esq.

Dr. Richard Scheuerman

Karmen Friesen

Micala Siler

Executive Director

Sarah Wolfe

Chief Operations Officer

Chelsea Elizabeth

Program Director for Asia and Africa

Olha Prytula

Program Director for Eastern Europe and Central Asia

Sarah Shaffer

Operations Manager

Elaine Springer

Volunteer Coordinator of Pray for Every Orphan

Annual Reports

We are grateful for the prayers and support of partners and want you to feel confident that we are using your gifts in the best way possible to help kids not only get adopted, but to STAY adopted by loving families!

We believe in fiscal transparency, visit our Financial Accountability page to learn more.