Residential Manager, Morning Star Sanctuary

Rachel Herman began working at Morning Star Sanctuary in September 2018 as the children’s program manager and now serves as the residential program manager. She holds a bachelor’s degree in Social Work and a bachelor’s degree in Addiction Counseling from Indiana Wesleyan University. As a social worker, Rachel focuses on children & women who are victims of domestic and sexual violence both in the U.S. and abroad by providing shelter and trauma-informed care programs. When asked about her work for Morning Star Sanctuary, Rachel says she’s passionate about offering a safe place for children and families to be empowered, educated and to encounter healing. Her passion is to create a space where children can have a voice and process trauma. She has personally seen how the love of Christ has the power to provide hope and empower people to overcome, so she wants to help equip them with the skills and tools to live a transformed life.