“If your actions inspire others to dream more, learn more, do more and become more, you are a leader.”

John Quincy Adams

 

Our President

Showing You the Way

Terri Jaggers

President

Terri Jaggers

Strategic broker, skilled collaborator, and innovative business woman who has proven to be a leader of leaders. Every aspect of...

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United in Learning

The purpose of the Texas Foster Family Association is to educate, motivate and support foster, adoptive, and kinship parents, as well as, to be a united voice in advocating for the needs of those children and families.

Our Leadership

Knowing Love and Sharing It

Executive Committee

Terri Jaggers

President

Terri Jaggers

Strategic broker, skilled collaborator, and innovative business woman who has proven to be a leader of leaders. Every aspect of...

DeJuana Jernigan

First Vice President

DeJuana Jernigan

Child Advocate committed to supporting work that creates and preserves strong and healthy families where children can thrive. DeJuana is...

Shawn Johnson

Second Vice President

Shawn Johnson

Foster Advocate and Father, Philanthropist, and Business Strategist whose dedication and innovation have earned him the reputation as an inspirational...

Irene Clements

Parliamentarian

Irene Clements

Foster care advocate, foster and adoptive parent, consultant dedicated to systems improvement that creates well-being for all children and adults...

Brendan Doran

Treasurer

Brendan Doran

Certified Public Accountant with over 19 years of experience in both public practice and private industry accounting. Husband to my...

Cristina R. Guerrero, MSSW

DFPS State Office Representative

Cristina R. Guerrero, MSSW

Adoptive Parent, Child and Family Advocate who is committed to improving the lives of children in Texas Ms. Guerrero has...

Committee Chairs

Child Placement Agency Representatives

Andrea Requenes

Arrow Child and Family Ministries

Andrea Requenes

Andrea Requenes is a Licensed Child Placing Agency Administrator and Regional Director for Arrow Child and Family Ministries in Spring,...

Lauren Prince, LMSW, LCPAA

Grace Manor

Lauren Prince, LMSW, LCPAA

Child Placing Agency Administrator, social worker and advocate for foster families. Lauren Prince holds a Master’s Degree in Social Work...

DeJuana Jernigan

DePelchin Children's Center

DeJuana Jernigan

Child Advocate committed to supporting work that creates and preserves strong and healthy families where children can thrive. DeJuana is...

Frank Lopez

UpBring

Frank Lopez

A social worker committed to end the cycle of child abuse. Frank Lopez currently serves as the Family Services Clinical...

Foster Parent Regional Representatives