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MEET THE ADMIN TEAM

JENN ROGERS

Jenn is a WOM to three rascals.  She is an instructor at Abilene Christian University. She is currently pursuing her doctorate in Organizational Leadership. Jenn LOVES to read and nerd out on Brene' Brown quotes. Jenn and her husband Mark are the founders of Worlds Okayest Mom, Inc.

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TASHUNNA MENDIOLA

Tashunna is a WOM to three awesome kiddos! She just finished nursing school all the while WOM'in and wife'in like a BOSS. She has a killer laugh and makes her family's world go round. Tashunna loves to walk and DANCE IT OUT!

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STEPHANIE LEWIS

"I have two precious little boys who have my heart (almost 3 and almost 5), and I work for a pharmaceutical company."

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APRIL BRANNAN

"I am April Brannan and I'm a mom to Caden and Allie. I'm a kindergarten teacher and an ambassador for women with Noonday Collection."

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GWEN LILLARD

"I have three kids, Nate 16, Sadie 13, Claire 10. I am a Surgical First Assistant."

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LAUREN BUTERA

"I'm a bio mom of two (Connor- 9, Elise- 4), bonus mom of two (Taya- 16, Jacey- 10). I’m a behavior therapist for children with autism. I’m currently studying for my Master’s in Developmental Disabilities with a concentration in Applied Behavior Analysis so I can be a Board Certified Behavior Analyst soon!”

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SHARA WILSON

I became a mom at the young age of 16, now have three fabulous children in the higher double digits! I was lucky to have the best examples of motherhood. I was able to watch "okay" become amazing, and learn what kind of mom I wanted to be! I'm a wife, a teacher, a baseball/volleyball mom, a shopper, and just a little bit crazy! I'm also an OG admin--one of the original eight!" 

(Shara is in the middle!)

(Shara is in the middle!)

BECKY JONES

"I am Becky. I have two crazy kiddos, 11 (boy) & 7 (diva). I am an early childhood behavior coach."

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BRANDI PHILLIPS

"I have three kids who are my greatest accomplishments and biggest blessings.  I'm a full-time student studying to become a registered nurse."

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KIM HARDIN

"My name is Kim Hardin, and I'm married to the most patient giving man ever created by God, he's better at parenting our four children (Caleb 9, Bayleigh 8, Benjamin 4, and Charlie 2) than I could ever hope to be! I spent ten years teaching 3rd and 4th grade, and now I teach future teachers at Abilene Christian University, I'm living my dream!"

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LAUREN ROGERS

"I have three kids: Graeham almost 11, Phoebe 4, and Miles 13 months. I'm an admin at a small preschool, and I am studying to take the GRE this year. I’m also endeavoring into brewing my own beer in 2019. Woot!”

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SUZIE MACALUSO

"I'm a WOM of one adorable almost 4-year-old with a BOY bun in the oven. I'm a sociology professor."

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EVAN BERRY

Evan is a full-time mama to two precious little boys, Case and Lane.  She can handle the toughest things in life with grace and grit!

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AMY BOONE

" I have three kids (22, 20, 16). I also work in the Adams Center for Teaching and Learning at ACU and teach as an adjunct."

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TAMMY JONES

" I have a 23-year-old daughter and 13-year-old son. I work for Abilene Head Start as Master Family Advocate/ ERSEA (aka Enrollment) Coordinator."

MOLLIE SPAULDING

“I am a low-maintenance, middle-aged, chubby, feminist, Christian, liberal soccer mom raising two fierce little women, Mattie and Lena. Married to a lovable curmudgeon for 20 years, Mollie works hard to love mercifully, act justly, and walk humbly.”

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LAURA BARNETT

Laura Barnett serves as an admin of WOM and is a member of WOM’s board of directors. She is a Dallas native who now lives in McKinney with her husband and bonus daughter. Laura is the Director of Communications for Axxess, a healthcare software company. She loves WOM’s aim to spread positivity as moms walk through all the seasons of motherhood. She is a former tv news anchor who loves her family, traveling, and making people laugh.

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ASHLEE KRAUSE

Ashlee is a mama to 4 boys. She gets all the glitter and glam to HERSELF! She is a stay at home mama and blogger for Austin Moms.

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LACI ADKINS

"I have three kids. I'm a full-time stay at home mom and a part-time photographer."

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TERI MAREADY

Teri Maready is an elementary school teacher and has three children (one daughter and two sons) ages 20, 13, and 9.

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TALAN COBB

Talan is a mama to three cutie patooties. She is a stay at home mama and Associate Vice President of World’s Okayest Mom. Talan has more talents, style, and smarts than any one person should be allowed to have. She is gorgeous inside and out.

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BETH DAUGHERITY

"I am a mother of two wonderful children, Molly and Ian.  I am a former cosmetic and formulary chemist turned legal analyst specializing in intellectual property research."

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LYRIC BAILEY

Lyric is a mama to four children under the age of 7!  Her hubby has been deployed several times to serve our country. He is a hero, and Lyric is a rockstar mama. Don't let her size fool you--there is ZERO doubt her teeny tiny self can handle ANYthing life swings at her.

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MISTY MCCULLOUGH

Misty is a beautiful soul with a servant's heart. She is a WOM like the rest of us! She also runs her own children's clothing boutique.

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KRISTINA DAVIS

Kristina is a college professor who teaches communication, sociology and coaches debate. She has a the best daughter ever (in her option), a 15 year old named Téa.

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CELENA BADYLAK

Hi! My name is Celena Badylak and I am former teacher. Now, a full-time momma to three crazy boys who keep me busier than I ever thought was possible. Love being a part of WOM!

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All 28 of us are committed to the purpose of World's Okayest Mom. We want to raise awareness and funds for our non-profit to care for mamas in need. We want our Facebook page to be positive, supportive, and free of judgment. If someone asks for advice, we will monitor that process within the parameters of our page. We all have children, jobs, and plates full of commitments. We, too, have had moments in life that we wouldn't wish upon anyone. None of us fear the fire; we have simply become it. We are fierce. We know this WOM gig is HARD! If you need something, please reach out to one of us. We care about each of you. You are worthy of love and belonging. We hope this page and group of over 24K women makes you feel that way. 

- Brene Brown

- Brene Brown

SARAH BELCHER

My name is Sarah Belcher I am currently a stay at home mom. I have a son who is 10 and a daughter who is 7. I’m on the board of our local Head Start where I’ve been a volunteer for 6+ years. I’m also going on my 3rd yr as a volunteer for PTA and currently serving as PTA President. I enjoy spending time with my family and crafting when I get the chance. I’m usually running kids from one thing to another, looking like a mess and drinking Starbucks!

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