Meet Our Staff

Meg Temple (LPC/LPCS)

Executive Director

"I believe in a world where children have hope for the future no matter what their past experiences have been. Children can’t help what has been done to them, and someone has to step up to help them move forward."

Nicole Morris (BS)

Administrative Supervisor/Child and Family Advocate

"I have a passion for working with families that come to the CARE House. It is rewarding to give these children a voice and make them realize they are survivors, not victims."

Megan Matthews (LPC)

Therapist/Forensic Interviewer

"My passion for the work I do and the community we serve is what drives me everyday. I love the CARE House because it is a place where people are truly passionate about a cause have devoted their career to seeing that passion flourish into action. I knew when I walked through the door that this was where I was supposed to be and I can not imagine being anywhere else."

Melissa Klahre (LMSW)

Therapist/Forensic Interviewer

"I am humbled to be a part of such a compassionate and loving organization. It is truly a pleasure to serve our children and families and play a role in their healing process."

Al Hill (LPC)

Therapist/Forensic Interviewer

"Helping children and families heal from grief and trauma is a privilege and a responsibility. I believe that it's what I was made for and it's my goal to plant seeds of change, hope, and joy that will impact them for a lifetime."

Faith Akins (BS)

Child and Family Advocate

"My passion has always been to make a difference in what I do. I love working for the CARE House because I am able to play a role in the hope, health, and healing of every family that walks in our doors."

Demetrice Heyward (CMA)

Medical Assistant/Intake Coordinator

"I have a passion to serve people with compassion, using my power of influence to impact the lives that I come in close proximity with, through love and positivity."

Lawanda Baker

Intake Coordinator

"I love being a part of an organization that help make a difference in children’s lives."

Sarah Hill (BS)

Outreach Coordinator

"I love coming to work everyday knowing that I am given the opportunity to help make a difference in the lives of children; that is most rewarding thing anyone could ever ask for. I love seeing the lives around me change for the better."