Angela grew up in North Little Rock, Arkansas and graduated from Ouachita Baptist University with her BSE and from Henderson State University with her MSE. In 2020, she became a TBRI Practitioner.
She taught in general education and bilingual classrooms for 11 years.
In February of 2017, she felt God calling her to quit her job and launch a nonprofit that had previously been a church ministry and For the Sake of One was born.
In September of 2018, Angela was awarded the Congressional Angels in Adoption award and pin in Washington DC. She is on the Advisory Committee on Promoting the Adoption of Minority Children in Texas and the Junior League Community Advisory Council in Texarkana.
God has blessed this ministry beyond what she could have ever imagined.
Her husband Samuel is the Assistant Principal at New Boston Elementary School and the two of them have 3 sons: Trent age 9, Moses age 6 and Ambrose age 4. They are members of Beech Street FBC in Texarkana, AR.
Alyssa graduated from Texas A&M University-Texarkana in May 2014 with her Bachelors in Mass Communication. After almost 4 years as the Event and Marketing Coordinator at the Chamber of Commerce, she desired a career change.
In February 2019, she began working at For the Sake of One and has loved it ever since. Alyssa and her husband, Michael, live in DeKalb, TX and have two dog-children Annabelle and Scottie. Michael is an Air Force veteran and currently works at Ledwell as a programmer. Alyssa and Michael are members at Walnut Church of Christ in Texarkana, TX. Alyssa enjoys all things coffee, animals, gardening and the outdoors.
Lauren was born in Atlanta, Texas and graduated from Texas A&M University in College Station with her Bachelors in Psychology. She worked in Therapeutic Foster Care for 4 years and fell in love with the population. Lauren began working at For the Sake of One in March 2021 and has already been blessed immensely to be on staff with an organization that aligns so closely with her heart. In 2021, she became a TBRI practitioner. Lauren lives in Atlanta near all of her family. She has two pups named Ellie and Max. She is a member of First Baptist Church in Atlanta. In her free time, she enjoys reading, being with friends, and traveling.