Meet the Staff

  • Paula Havard
    Paula Havard CPST Executive Director

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    Paula has served as Executive Director since April 2001, but served as a dedicated volunteer for approximately 8 years before becoming a staff member.  As a post-abortive woman, Paula’s desire is to make sure the Pregnancy Help Center of Lufkin provides the most caring, acurate, professional and respectful care to each and every woman who comes to the PHC facing an unexpected pregnancy.  As a mother of 3 children (18, 15 & 7), Paula is equally passionate about helping women experience joy in the journey of motherhood by providing education and support to women and their families

  • Kathryn, CPST
    Kathryn, CPST Administrative Assistant

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    Kathryn has been employed with the PHC since July 2005, but served as a dedicated volunter (including Board Treasurer) for nearly 10 years prior to becoming a staff member.  Kathryn has served in many different capacities at the PHCOL, including Receptionist, Janitor, Client Mentor, Class Facilitator, and now Administrative Assistant, so she certainly knows the ins and outs of the Center.  Kathryn is the mother of 2 grown children and looks forward to the day she will be called Grandma!!

  • Jessica
    Jessica Program Manager

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    Jessica first began serving the PHC as an intern in the Fall of 2009, then as an AmeriCorp Mentor Member from January 2010 through July 2011.  On August 1, 2011, the Pregnancy Help Center was excited to welcome Jessica as a part-time staff member providing mentoring and education to pregnant and parenting women.  With her attention to detail and dedication to giving it her best, Jessica quickly worked her way up to become our  Program Manager.  Jessica provides oversight to the My 9 Months program, directly assists women enrolled in the Learn to Earn Parenting Education Program, and facilitates all classes offered at the Center.  She is truly an asset to our team.  Jessica is enjoying the journey of motherhood as the proud mom of an 11 year old boy and a 2 year old girl.