meet our staff

Our staff members come from various backgrounds and are dedicated to the mission of Alpha House. They are focused on the work of Christ in their community and the lives of those they work with every day. As a staff, we work together to be compassionate and creatively solve problems as they arise, while offering resources to support parents during difficult and unexpected life situations.

executive director

Amanda Patterson

Since 2005 (E.D. - 2010)

Amanda has served Alpha House for 14 years in various roles, and was called to be Executive Director in 2010. She has a heart and passion for the unborn and all life. Being a miracle baby herself, this drives her passion to lead Alpha House through the growth of educational programs, fundraisers, and coming soon a new building just west of the square in downtown Bolivar! She is a 2004 graduate of Southwest Baptist University, and has four children; Monica, Seth, Luke, and Toby.

Client Services Director

Kirstin beckham

SINCE 2018


prevention services director

Kay Vann

Since 2016


Nurse manager

amber thompson

Since 2015


center assistant

Monette roberts

since 2012


financial secretary

pam webb

since 2004