Born in Wiesbaden, Germany, with parents in the Air Force, Paula has lived overseas in Germany, Taiwan, and Turkey; and stateside, in Minnesota, Illinois, California, New Mexico, Missouri, Texas, and since 2002 in Iowa. Married in 1982 to her childhood sweetheart who is a preacher, she and David’s ministry has encompassed being youth pastors, assistant pastors, praise and worship leaders, drama directors, teachers and now pastors here in Norwalk, Iowa at Eagle Vision Church, a full gospel, non-denominational church. For over 30 years, Paula’s love for children has kept her active in Children’s Ministry wherever they have lived, and she has always been Pro-Life, Pro-Child, and Pro-Woman!
After moving to Iowa, Paula and her husband became involved with Iowa Right to Life through events at the State Capitol, through prayer rallies at Planned Parenthood, and inviting speakers into their youth group, so in 2012 when the employment opportunity opened up at Iowa Right to Life, it became a ministry dream to work on the inside at Iowa Right to Life and use her ministry of helps to promote the culture of LIFE by doing whatever is needed in the office and at events.
David and Paula have been blessed with 4 children, and now have 3 wonderful grandchildren. Paula’s hobbies include spending time with her family, missions projects, traveling, hiking, camping, and watching football and baseball.