Meet The Barry's: Jeramy, Thea, Nola(3), Olive(2), and Adah(2)! Jeramy has worked at Plant Vogtle in Radiation Protection for the past seven years. Thea had the privilege of working with birth mothers for a local adoption agency for almost three years before deciding to stay home with their girls when she became pregnant. She now stays home full-time. The Barry family goes to Crawford Avenue Baptist Church in Harrisburg and they're in the process of bringing their baby home through domestic adoption. These three big sisters cannot wait to meet their newest sibling!
Zach and Laura Cooper live in Augusta. Zach is an Augusta native and Laura is from Marietta, GA. They met at a bible study through First Presbyterian Church Augusta and have been married since 2014. Zach is a substance abuse specialist and Laura is a registered nurse. They are trusting God to grow their family through adoption and are excited for the opportunity to participate in the 2017 Trot to Adopt 5K and share their story.
Marc and Amanda live in Augusta with their two children Micah (3) and Clara (6 months) and are members of First Presbyterian Church. Marc is a physician assistant, and Amanda works one day a week as a pediatric nurse. They have a passion for reaching students with the good news through MCO(Medical Campus Outreach) and by having students in their home. Before they were married, they both had a heart for adoption, and over the past 7 years of their marriage this call has only grown stronger. They can't wait to see God continue to grow their family with their adoption of their little one!
Will and Erika Patterson live in Evans, Ga with their two children, Johanna (7) and Hunter (5). The Pattersons are military veterans who settled in the CSRA 8 years ago and have enjoyed making a home for their family in this area! Will and Erika have been married for 10 years and both work for a local military school; Will is a Curriculum Developer and Erika works as a Language Program Coordinator. The Pattersons attend Warren Baptist Church and are excited to bring home their new daughter from China!