Elisa Carrasco embraces life and she is solar and people powered! Carrasco understands the women she works with due to firsthand experience. She is the personification of resilience with the ability to provide emotional support and empathy, and to assist women in need with healing and growth. She is the mother of ten angels in heaven due to nine miscarriages and one daughter who passed away as an infant. Carrasco’s strength is undeniable. She is an infertility survivor and child loss warrior. Experiencing eighteen years of infertility, her experience is first hand. Recently, she was blessed with a precious little girl through adoption. Her life's calling is to be an encourager and to leave an imprint of believing despite all the hurdles she has experienced. She isn't afraid to show her scars and give them a voice because it encourages others to share their stories also, and in that, there is healing.
The organization's founders, Shannon Brown and Elisa Carrasco, have a combined experience of over 30 years working with women to help them find their true identities despite the trauma, showing them how to thrive, not just survive.
Shannon Brown is passionate about justice and hope which is propelled by her faith. She stands firm in the knowledge that every life has worth and purpose. She is a wife, mom and equine enthusiast. For the past eighteen years, her focus has been standing beside trauma survivors within an inpatient setting and private practice as a licensed therapist. She believes in hope and restoration despite tragedy and devastation. Suffering moves her and restoration sustains her to continue to serve women with complex stories. To sit and speak to Brown about her passion for these women is to understand the heart of a true advocate. Her passion, sincerity and fight are relentless.