We believe that every child deserves a loving, nurturing and safe environment.


Founder, Executive Director

Theresa founded Mom’s House as an extension from her own heart for the children of the world.  A born mother that has raised two children of her own, while becoming a second mom to many, her love of motherhood is now extending to the most vulnerable children in developing countries. 


Co-founder & Advisor

Victor is a born problem solver.  He has spent the past 30 years inventing, designing and engineering products in a variety of areas.  His products in the consumer, medical and technology spaces have helped millions live better lives around the world. 


Board Member

Jon La Grace, B.A., M.B.A., C.N, is a seasoned professional with over two decades of experience in the financial industry, serving in prestigious roles at renowned organizations. His work involves consulting with local communities on matters related to water usage and waste management systems, contributing to sustainable and eco-conscious practices.


Regional Director, Peru

Nancy owns Lakshmi Ecolodge and Holistic Spa as well as is the founder of Flower of Life Ayahuasca Healing Retreat Center. Nancy is now a life coach therapist, practitioner of hypnotherapy, pranic healer and a medicinal plant maestra. 


Regional Director, Ukraine

Vitaly Zakharchenko, a compassionate Ukrainian refugee, brings a lifetime of dedication to his work with orphaned and vulnerable children in Ukraine. As a guiding force behind Moms House for Children, he leverages his extensive experience to provide crucial support amid the ongoing war, ensuring a lifeline for those in need during challenging times. 


Regional Director, South Africa

Lotus has spent his life serving.  Lotus is a loving father, husband, son, leader, mentor, teacher and friend. His wealth of experience, knowledge and deeply ingrained community relationships continue to benefit the long term growth and future development of Mom’s House.



Johnnelle Prado, a seasoned leader with 30 years in management, has dedicated her career to blending business acumen with humanitarian values. Her impactful journey includes significant contributions to charity foundations, with a notable focus on her work with Moms House for Children, where she tirelessly champions the cause of nurturing brighter futures for the youth.



Melissa envisions a world that is a global community where acceptance and love are the building blocks to creating prosperity and peace for all of humanity. She holds a duel Masters degree from the University of Denver in International Business and Humanitarian Aid. Her passion is optimizing systems to nourish and grow grassroots operations in an authentic and vision driven way. 


Director of Marketing

Shenna’s journey from engineer to entrepreneur is a tale of passion and purpose. As a wife and devoted mother to two incredible boys, she seamlessly blends family life with her professional ambition. At the helm of her own marketing agency, Shenna specializes in crafting effective marketing systems that empower entrepreneurs to thrive. Her core values of family, freedom, and impact are the driving forces behind her work.