Board of Directors

Theresa Westbrook, Founder and President of Pearls of Shalom Ministries

Surviving and conquering an early life of dysfunction, child sex abuse, poverty and the death of two brothers, Theresa personally knows the joys of healing and restoration found in Father God.

A living witness of the power, grace and redemptive work of Jesus Christ today, Theresa is an author, minister, and television host who is thriving and enjoying the abundant blessings found in Christ.

Don Westbrook, Co-Founder and Secretary/ Treasurer of Pearls of Shalom Ministries

Don gladly serves beside his wife, Theresa, in ministry. A leader in ministry for over 35 years, Don loves to teach from the Word of God, sharing insights and Biblical world views. His years of studying and applying the principles of God to his life have given him an unwavering faith in God which he shares with others.

Don is also a successful business man employed many years with Zodiac Seats US and is currently the Director of Estimating. His ethics and character has helped propel his career and simultaneously positioned him to be a market place minister offering counsel, encouragement and prayer to fellow employees. But if you asked Don what title and position he enjoys the most, he would say, “Papaw.”

Laura Henry, Vice President of Pearls of Shalom Ministries

Laura comes from a strong heritage of great faith and passion for God’s Word, His presence and His people. Lives are changed and set on course through her unique anointing and prophetic gifts. She is a licensed and ordained minister with the Apostolic Christian Network and founder of Laura Henry Ministries. (LauraBHenry.com)

Laura also has extensive experience in marketing and advertising and currently works along side of her husband in their commercial ground maintenance business.

John Finch, Advisory Trustee to Pearls of Shalom Ministries  

John’s mission is to educate, encourage and equip men to become the fathers they were created to be, and to help men walk in daily awareness of their significant and lifelong influence as fathers. Through The Father Effect Movie, John shares stories and messages that will move viewers to a new awareness about the everlasting impact of fathers and the importance of forgiveness and openness in the relationships of this world. (TheFatherEffect.com)