GraceKids Director - GraceSLO
Dori has been the Kid’s Director at Grace Central Coast since 2001. She has a passion for foster care, adoption, and above all else showing children the love of Jesus Christ. Dori and her husband Larry have been married since 1984. They have five children; two of who were adopted through the foster care system. Over the years they have been blessed with loving and caring for over 30 foster children.
Dori has a Bachelors Degree in Child and Family Development and a Masters Degree in Education: Counseling & Guidance. She has worked for the public school system and in the social work field working with at-risk youth. She is also a Trust-Based Relational (TBRI) Practitioner, helping to train foster and adoptive parents connect with the children in their care.