Ann White
Founder, Executive Director

Ann is an internationally known author, speaker, and passionate Bible teacher. She founded her global ministry, Courage For Life, out of a calling to share with others how God and His Word brought restoration to her life and marriage.

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Kathy Sherwin
Ministry Director

Kathy is passionate about equipping and ministering to at-risk women through our Local Missions Ministry at crisis pregnancy centers, local jails, and battered women’s shelters. She also heads our donor development initiative, where she helps create multiple ways for donors to join and engage with our Courage For Life team. Kathy is the grateful mother of 2 sons and daughter-in-law and enjoys spending time with them. She loves traveling and sharing a good laugh with everyone she meets.

MaryJo Petersen Castro
Communications Director

MaryJo oversees the ministries internal and external communications and brand. She collaborates with ministry consultants, implements strategies, writes and edits devotionals, and future Bible studies. She also carries out many of the daily operations. MaryJo has served in full-time ministry since 2003, producing content for stage and television. She is married to her high school sweetheart, has two children, and lives in Greenville, SC where she enjoys her time with family, outdoor activities, and volunteering at her church.