Previously known as Susquehanna Valley Pregnancy Services

Our Team

The Align Life Ministries staff and board is a dedicated team of fun people who love Jesus and life. They passionately serve local families, as well as the Church, Christian leaders, and believers in our region and throughout the nation.

SVPS Team Member - Lisa Hosler

Lisa Hosler


Lisa has served as Align Life Ministries President since its inception in 1985 and provides vision, spiritual direction, and strategic oversight. Lisa graduated from Lancaster Bible College and received an MS from Millersville University. She is passionate about clients coming into a saving, life-changing relationship with Jesus. If Lisa is not talking with friends, writing, taking pictures, or taking a walk, you’re likely to find her where sand, seashells, and ocean waves abound.
SVPS Team Member - Kati Swisher

Kati Swisher

Executive Vice President

Growing up in Maine, Kati is a maniac by birth. She was strongly pro-abortion until she met Jesus as a young adult. She’s been part of Align Life Ministries since 1994 and loves to provide excellent, ease-filled execution and oversight for the ministry so more people can choose spiritual and physical life. She and her husband Todd have five kids and twelve grandkids and counting. She loves family, photography, and art projects.
SVPS Team Member - Matt Kocher

Matt Kocher

Vice President of Resources and Communications

Matt joined our ministry in 2020 after 12+ years as Vice President at a communications agency specializing in ministry and non-profit brand development and communication strategy.  He and his wife, Michelle, love navigating their crazy life together along with their daughter, Alayna, and son, Rowan.  Matt is a self-proclaimed “foodie,” a Disney fanatic, and lives to worship Jesus.
SVPS Team Member - Becca Keretzman

Becca Keretzman

Pregnancy Services Director

Becca joined the ministry in 2020. She has a BSW from Lancaster Bible College and an MSW from West New Mexico University. Becca and her husband, Ian, reside in York, and both enjoy being part of their church’s worship team. Becca delights in being outside in the sunshine, spending time with friends and family, and working on puzzles of all kinds.
SVPS Team Member - Becky Will

Becky Will

Nurse Manager

Becky is from New York State and moved in 1994 to run a bed and breakfast in Columbia, Pennsylvania. She started volunteering at our Columbia location, and always hoped to one day use her nursing degree at the ministry. Then, in 2013, she joined the staff as Nurse Manager assisting the sonographer with ultrasound services. She enjoys crocheting, baking and gardening in her free time.
SVPS Team Member - Cindy Goshert

Cindy Goshert

Financial Gifts Associate

Cindy is a native of Lebanon County who joined the ministry in 2015. As Financial Gifts Associate, she handles financial donations and maintains the supporter database. She enjoys working with numbers. She also enjoys cooking, baking, and spending time with her husband, children and grandchildren.
SVPS Team Member - Dawn Martin

Dawn Martin


Dawn started work with the ministry in 2013 as Secretary for our Ephrata location. She is married to Jeff, and they have four children and six grandchildren. Dawn enjoys spending time with family and friends, and going to the beach.
SVPS Team Member - Elisa Zeiset

Elisa Zeiset


Elisa started with the ministry as a volunteer at our Ephrata location, and then came on staff in 2018 as the Secretary for our Columbia location. She resides in Adamstown area with her husband, Andrew, and their dog, Dexter. Elisa enjoys spending time catching up with friends over coffee, trying new recipes from Pinterest and tackling DIY house projects.
SVPS Team Member - Julie Baum

Julie Baum

Supporter Relations Director

Julie joined our ministry in 2011 after working in the world of corporate chemicals and serving as one of our volunteers since the early 1990’s. Today, in her role as Supporter Relations Director, she shares the heart of Align Life Ministries wherever she goes. Julie lives in Lancaster County with her husband and two daughters, and tries her best to keep up with them all.
SVPS Team Member - Lex Kanode

Lex Kanode

Digital Communications Associate

Joining our staff in 2018, Lex resides in the Palmyra area with her husband, Tim and her son, Titus. She enjoys spending quality time with Tim and Titus, baking, writing, and all things DIY. Above all, Lex’s greatest passion is helping sisters in Christ grow in the Lord and discover their purpose, for His glory. Whenever possible, she heads to the shores of Lake Erie, to visit family and dip her toes in the fresh water!
SVPS Team Member - Linda Page

Linda Page


At a banquet, the Lord nudged Linda to return to college to study Diagnostic Medical Sonography. He gave her a vision for using ultrasound as a tool to reveal the miracle of life in the womb. This vision became reality in 2006 when Linda joined the staff as our Sonographer. In her leisure time she enjoys handcrafts, photography, gardening and camping with her hubby, Tom.
SVPS Team Member - Lois Rhoads

Lois Rhoads

Stewardship Assistant

Lois joined our staff as Secretary for our Columbia location in 2010. Prior to that, she worked as an administrative assistant for many years. Lois moved to headquarters in Lebanon in 2016 as the Stewardship Assistant. She is happily married, lives in Mountville, and has two sons and an energetic grand dog. Lois enjoys trying new recipes, photography, the beach and family game nights.
SVPS Team Member - Lora Brock

Lora Brock

Supporter Relations Associate

Lora joined the ministry in 2017 as Supporter Relations Associate. In addition to her passion for people to experience Jesus, she has a background in development, and a devotion for relationship-building. She and her husband Ron are the delighted parents of three children. One keystone in their family culture is tackling DIY projects together. Lora loves nature, being creative, a good laugh and sharing God stories.
SVPS Team Member - Mary Anna Wingenroth

Mary Anna Wingenroth

Client Services Assistant

Mary Anna joined our staff in 2002 as Administrative Assistant. She left in 2013 to serve the Lord with her husband Randy in Zambia and Liberia for five years.  Upon returning to the States, God opened the door for her to come back to our ministry, this time as Client Services Assistant.  She stands in awe of how God orchestrates our lives! Mary Anna lives in Lancaster with Randy and their little Yorkie.
SVPS Team Member - Nyla Martin

Nyla Martin

Pregnancy Services Director

Before joining the ministry in 2004 as Director, Nyla served as a volunteer Client Advocate. She discovered a love for the clients and the pregnancy services ministry.  She has a BA in psychology from Liberty University, and enjoys spending time with her grandchildren, and camping in her free time.
SVPS Team Member - Sharon College

Sharon College

Nurse Manager

Sharon joined the team as a Nurse Manager in 2016. As a longtime supporter of the ministry, Sharon believes everything she has done up to this point in her life has prepared her for her job here. She says, “It just feels like home.” As a part of her church’s worship team, she likes to sing and hit things (like congas, that is).
SVPS Team Member - Sharon Juretic

Sharon Juretic


Sharon became a Secretary for our Lebanon location in 2013 after serving as an administrative assistant for a local counseling organization. She grew up in Host, Pennsylvania and attended Alvernia University.  Sharon serves on the worship team in her church. In her free time you will find her with her grandsons, who are the “loves of her life,” or going to hear her favorite contemporary Christian musicians.
SVPS Team Member - Todd Swisher

Todd Swisher

Curriculum Development Director

Prior to joining the ministry in 2013, Todd spent 30 years teaching science from a Christian perspective to teens. Now he applies that knowledge in writing science-based curriculum that supports the truth of Scripture regarding sexuality and the sacredness of human life. Outside the office, Todd pins insects for his extensive collection, takes nature photos on hikes with his wife, and gives impromptu science lessons to his many grandchildren.
SVPS Team Member - Vickie Kracke

Vickie Kracke

Post-Abortion Services Director

Vickie has a long relationship with the ministry, having been a Client Advocate in 1985 when the ministry first began. Her love for Align Life Ministries grew not only as a volunteer, but also from the personal healing she received through our post-abortion services. She is the mother of four, a passionate grandmother of five, and leads a women’s Bible study in her home.

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