Kristen Dale is a Registered Nurse with more than 4 years experience. She has worked both in the ER and for a private practice. In addition, she successfully started a cleaning company. Kristen is both my partner in starting Mend Your Heart Foundation and the Secretary for MYHF. She is very organized and will help keep MYHF that way. Kristen is one of the most compassionate people you’ll ever meet. She has the ability to clearly and sensitively talk to families who have experienced the loss of a child to see how we can best help. Kristen lives in Austin, TX. She and her husband have a beautiful daughter.
Rachel Isenhower graduated Summa Cum Laude from the University of Texas and is currently working on her MBA. With more than three years experience planning all the events for the Austin Chamber of Commerce (more than 50 events a year!), she will be an invaluable addition to our board. Not to mention she makes things happen -- she has successfully more than doubled the amount of income the events at the Chamber are making as well as added many programs the Austin Chamber now offers. Her attention to detail and ability to successfully plan and execute events will be a huge asset to MYH Foundation. Rachel lives in Austin, TX, and in her spare time you will find her running around Town Lake, eating at Chic-fil-A or on a volleyball court.
Dr. Tony Dale is the Chairman and Founder of The Karis Group, a company that works with families all over the country to help them find a way to deal with their out-of-pocket medical bills. In addition, Tony is the Founder of House2House. Tony has many connections in both the business world and the church world. His wisdom and drive to make things happen will be a huge blessing to our board. Tony keeps himself busy beating people half his age on the squash court. He lives in Austin, TX with his beautiful wife Felicity and crazy looking dog, Winston Churchill.
Courtney Dale is the Director of Development Communications and Strategy at Baylor University. She has many years of experience both in fundraising and strategizing. She has a BA degree from Baylor University and a Masters Degree in Student Affairs Administration from Baylor University. She is fabulous at design (she was the mastermind behind our logo), and her attention to detail and willingness to help will be a huge asset to our board. Courtney lives in Waco, TX with her loving husband and precious son.
Josh and Kelly Proctor started Hays Community Church in 2007. Through Hays Community Church the lives of many families were blessed and God helped use them to bring many closer to God. On May 11, 2010 their world was shaken. Their son Caleb Micah Proctor was stillborn. Josh and Kelly's wisdom on how we can best meet the needs of families will be a huge blessing to MYHF. In addition, they are willing to talk directly to families and share their personal experience. Josh is currently the Director of Student Mentoring at Mentoring One 2 One. Josh and Kelly have a lot of experience in the non-profit world. They have hearts of gold and their wisdom and expertise will be a huge blessing to our board. Josh and Kelly live in Arlington, TX with their four kids and dog.
Becky Taylor graduated from Texas State University with a degree in Public Relations and a minor in Psychology. Before attending Texas State, she spent two years at University of the Nations with YWAM (Youth with a Mission). At University of the Nations she focused part of her studies in Christian Counseling. She also became certified in Post Traumatic Stress Debriefing. After graduating from Texas State, she worked at the Austin Chamber of Commerce as a Membership Account Executive. She is excited to see how God is going to use both her time at the Chamber and everything she learned in YWAM to help grow MYH Foundation. Becky currently lives in Buda, TX with her wonderful husband and adorable son.