About Us

Our Mission

Giving a child a home is a remarkable gift. The Foster SQUAD is here to provide resources to Iowa foster families as they care for our community’s most vulnerable children.

Our Vision

For Iowa foster families to feel supported, heard and respected.

Our Founders


Krista Fuller

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Traci Schermerhorn

Our Board of Directors

  • Cory McClure, Founder & Director

  • Cherish Taylor, Secretary

  • Kate Pauly, Treasurer

  • Hannah Browning, At-Large Director

  • Amy Murray, At-Large Director

Director of Development

Tara Konecne