Alex Avila

Shear Love International • Barbering Program Mentor

As a skilled musician and avid seeker of justice, Alex has paired his two passions and moved to Pattaya, Thailand. Serving the barber students of Shear Love as a mentor, he will also be utilizing his passion for music to provide music therapy to those rescued from trafficking and exploitation. • Luke 4:18

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Apryle Bruce

Shear Love International • Lead Barber Educator

Apryle has always had a passion for hair design and missions. After many trips overseas to serve and disciple, she has made Thailand her home to lend her knowledge of barbering to men who have been rescued in Pattaya, Thailand. • Psalm 23

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Jenna Lewis

Shear Love International • English Instructor 

Not Abandoned • Baking & English Instructor

Working for years in the corporate world and after serving in Central America, Jenna felt God pulling her heart back to the mission field. Her passion for sharing the gospel lead her to teach English to those rescued from exploitation with Shear Love International and vocational skills with Not Abandoned. • Isaiah 43:19

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Karissa Wagoner 

Creative Life Foundation • Short Term Programs Coordinator

After traveling and serving the globe for more than 5 years, Karissa has had extensive experience teaching and caring for those in need. Cambodia, India, and Kenya are just a few of the countries where she has served along side organizations who are supporting those who are impoverished and at risk. Karissa has now committed full time to serving those at risk and rescued in Bangkok, Thailand. • Isaiah 54:10

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Taylor Henry

Shear Love International • Lead Beauty Educator

After serving in Belize, Taylor went back to the states with a mission to finish cosmetology school. She knew that the Lord was going to use this skill set to help others and after hearing about Shear Love, that vision started to come to fruition. Three months after she graduated, Taylor moved to Thailand to work full time with Shear Love International and aid in restoring these women, not only educationally, but also spiritually and emotionally. • James 1:2

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