Sydna Massé is author of the book/abortion recovery program, Her Choice to Heal: Finding Spiritual and Emotional Peace After Abortion. She is internationally known for her initial work with Dr. James C. Dobson as Focus on the Family’s Manager of Crisis Pregnancy Ministries (1991-1998). For the last 25 years, Sydna has served as CEO & Founder of Ramah International, an abortion recovery outreach and abortion-vulnerable ministry training organization (www.ramahinternational.org), and author of the HerChoicetoHeal.com website.
Sydna experienced an abortion as a teenager while attending a private Christian college. She was the first post-abortive women to share her abortion story publicly on the Focus on the Family broadcast (1992). Over the years, Sydna has likely listened to more post-abortive testimonies than anyone else living in our world today and is one of the few experts on abortion related pain. She is an internationally recognized leader of the pregnancy center/abortion recovery movement.
Janet Caldon is the Pregnancy and Infant Loss Specialist with Care Net in Puyallup, Washington, and the author of Weathering the Storm, a new pregnancy and infant loss study. She serves at CareNet of Puget Sound as a Pregnancy and Infant Loss Specialist. Janet lives in Tacoma with her husband, Pat. Her family supports her ministry efforts which brings her great joy and honors the legacy of the daughter she loved and lost, Rachel Serene.
Karen Fifer is the co-author of Ramah International’s Legacy Lost: Healing Abortion’s Heartache in Grandparents abortion recovery program, and the new study Boundless Love: Healing Abortion’s Heartache in Relationships and the novel, The Wichita Watcher. She is a post-abortive grandparent who previously served for 25 years as the director of Client Services at a pregnancy center in Wichita, KS. She is a Ramah International board member and has over 33 years of experience helping women, men and grandparents find hope and healing after abortion.
Melissa Hammock, M.A., M.Ed., LMFT has a Clinical Marriage and Family counseling practice in Colorado Springs that focuses primarily on working with adolescents, couples, families, and adult individual cases. She is a certified Trauma therapist. Over the last 30 years Melissa has participated in the establishment/direction of Life Network, a community pregnancy center, where she served on the board for over 20 years. She also served as a volunteer counselor with Life Network’s Post Abortion Recovery Program since the early 1990’s. She has been married for 50 years to Joseph Hammock and has three adult children and seven grandchildren.
Tracey Olsen heads up the Healing Tide, the abortion recovery branch of CareNet of Puget Sound (https://carenetps.org/abortion-recovery/). Through Healing Tide, over 400 individuals found hope and healing after miscarriage, abortion or infant loss, representing the largest outreach in the US today. Tracey loves ministering to women and men in helping them discover God’s healing and peace in the trauma that comes from abortion and pregnancy loss.