I know the plans I have for you... -Jeremiah 29:11

Meet the Staff

Adam Carroll

Executive Director; Pastoral Counselor

Adam Carroll is the Executive Director of BrickHouse Family Ministries, Inc. and also serves as the Pastoral Counselor. He oversees all aspects of the ministry, manages daily operations and provides counseling services to residential families.

With over a decade of ministry and leadership experience, Mr. Carroll’s communication skills, understanding of complex issues and servant heart allow him to navigate the challenges facing the families he serves at BrickHouse Family Ministries.

Adam and his high school sweetheart, Tara, have three children. Because there is always room to grow, Adam looks to Philippians 3:14 as his life verse which says, “I press on toward the goal to win the prize for which God has called me heavenward in Christ Jesus.”

 

Mike and Lisa Brock

Primary House Parents

Mike and Lisa Brock serve as Primary Houseparents at BrickHouse Family Ministries, Inc. Their responsibilities include living with residents on a farm setting while demonstrating godly living, teaching residents proper care of the home and farm through daily chores, providing love and guidance and holding residents accountable for behavior.

God both prepared and led Mike and Lisa to BrickHouse Family Ministries, Inc. through their service to youth, families, and communities through activity in their local school system with their daughter and foster children and as therapeutic foster parents with another organization.

They have been married for 39 years and have a daughter, who is in the Marines, working on avionics in Harrier jets.

Mike and Lisa’s life verse is, “Galations 6:9, which says, “Let us not become weary in doing good, for at the proper time we will reap a harvest if we do not give up.”

Penny Cole

Teacher

Penny Cole is the teacher for BrickHouse Family Ministries, Inc. Since 2017, Penny has overseen the online schooling that our residents receive. Penny’s responsibilities include educating families about online school, enrolling students, assisting students with technology, coordinating special education services and working closely with students and their online teachers to ensure academic success.

God has gifted Mrs. Cole with the ability to build positive rapport with BrickHouse residents through positivity and daily attention to student needs; all while having high expectations and keeping students accountable for their behavior.

Penny married John in 1998. Together they have four dynamic kids who keep them busy with a variety of activities. Their aim as parents, above all, is to raise children who love and serve the Lord all the days of their lives.

Penny’s life verse is Galations 6:9, which says, “Let us not become weary in doing good, for at the proper time we will reap a harvest if we do not give up.”

Kevin Fiechter

Home-Based Services Coordinator/Aftercare

Kevin Fiechter serves as the Home-Based Services Coordinator at BrickHouse Family Ministries, Inc. His responsibilities include assisting the primary houseparents in supervision of residents as well as working with residential families through home visits. Kevin joined BHFM in 2017, bringing 25 years of experience in residential services. Kevin's passion is to listen to people who have deep hurts, to show them the love of Jesus and to encourage them to see a brighter future.

Kevin has 3 wonderful children and three grandchildren. Kevin is proud and honored to be their dad and receives joy as he watches how God is using all of them for His service.

Kevin’s life verse is Philippians 4:4-7, which says, “Rejoice in the Lord always. I will say it again; Rejoice! Let your gentleness be evident to all. The Lord is near. Do not be anxious about anything, but in every situation, by prayer and petition, with thanksgiving, present your request to God. And the peace of God, which transcends all understanding, will guard your hearts and your minds in Christ Jesus.”

Kelli Myers

Administrative/Marketing Assistant

I married my high-school sweetheart Derek in 2000. I was a stay-at-home mom for almost 8 years, taking care of my son and daughter who are now in elementary and middle school. In my free time I enjoy traveling, reading, listening to music and laughing. My favorite places to be are at an ocean beach, lake or at an amusement park with my family. I have Bachelor’s degree in Elementary Education and taught Second Grade and K-5 Computers/Technology. I have done a wide variety of jobs over the past 15 years and enjoy working with people and multi-tasking.
I am passionate about BrickHouse Family Ministries because I have a big heart for youth and can
relate to many of the challenges and struggles that they often deal with. I believe that the Lord
brought me here to work and it has been a blessing to me to learn the ministry and see the Lord’s healing of residents and their families as well as our staff and volunteers.

Maria Bailey

Bookkeeper

Maria Bailey acts as Administrative Assistant and Bookkeeper at BrickHouse Family Ministries, Inc. Her responsibilities include handling accounts payable and receivable, payroll, creating and maintaining files, forms, contacts, letters and mailings.

Since 2016, Mrs. Bailey has served BHFM through her attention to detail and excellent organizational skills.

Maria married Pat in 2006. They have two awesomely unique daughters who enjoying serving alongside their parents in their local church.

Maria’s life verse is 1 Corinthians 15:10: “But by the grace of God I am what I am, and his grace to me is not without effect.”

Bob Mosier

BrickHouse Farms Store Assistant

Bob Mosier serves as the BrickHouse Farms Store Assistant.  Over the past four years he managed the store and now looks forward transitioning to his new role. His responsibilities include providing excellent customer service, picking up meat orders, taking inventory, and performing routine chores. In addition, Bob trains BrickHouse residents in all aspects of the farm store as a business.

God has gifted Bob in working with young people and developing good relationships with them.  He taught Mathematics and coached in the public schools for 35 years prior to retiring and coming to work for Brickhouse Family Ministries.  His organizational skills, math background and love for the Lord make Bob Mosier an integral part of BrickHouse Family Ministries, Inc.

Bob and his wife Dianna were married in 1976.  They have two children and have been blessed with nine grandchildren. They believe deeply in the importance of strong family relationships and the sanctity of the Biblical family unit.

Bob’s life verse is Proverbs 3: 5 - 6 (NIV) “Trust in the Lord with all your heart and lean not on your own understanding; in all your ways submit to Him, and He will make your paths straight.”

Brian and Lacey Lambert

BrickHouse Farm Store Managers

Brian and Lacey Lambert joined BrickHouse Family Ministries in July, 2018 as managers of the BrickHouse Farms Store. Their responsibilities include opening and closing the store, keeping products stocked, taking inventory, updating social media and grilling/serving during luncheons.

God has uniquely prepared Brian and Lacey for their work at BrickHouse through owning and operating Bluffton Strength & Conditioning. They are passionate about the natural products offered at the Farm Store because of their personal journey towards health and wellness through clean eating and an active lifestyle.

They have three children and describe family as the greatest gift ever—Sometimes a little crazy, maybe a little loud, but with a whole lot of love. 

Brian and Lacy look to 1 Thessalonians 5:11 as the serve, which says, “Therefore, encourage one another and build each other up, just as, in fact, you are doing.” 

Brian Clark

Farm Manager

Brian Clark is the Farm Manager at BrickHouse Family Ministries, Inc. He oversees the cattle operation and teaches residents how to do farm-related tasks. Mr. Clark has served with BHFM since 2010 but his experience with the farm dates back to his childhood having been raised on this farm until 1995.

Brian and his wife, Annette, have been married since 1998. They have two children who are active in 4H and showing livestock. Brian and his family also enjoy serving together in their local church.

Karen Everett

Bookkeeper

Karen Everett acts as the Bookkeeper for BrickHouse Family Ministries, Inc. Some of her responsibilities include reviewing the general ledger, preparing yearly budgets and month-end reports as well as filing taxes.

Mrs. Everett has served with BHFM since 2016 following a successful career in administration and bookkeeping. Her organization skills, knowledge of office procedures and bookkeeping expertise allow BHFM to be excellent stewards of the resources God provides.

Karen has been married to Roger since 1973. They have two daughters and seven grandchildren.

Her life verse is Deuteronomy 30:19: “This day I call the heavens and the earth as witnesses against you that I have set before you life and death, blessings and curses. Now choose life, so that you and your children may live.”

Alicia A. Hill

Director Emeritus

Alicia Hill serves as Director Emeritus.  As the former Executive Director, Alicia is blessed to serve the ministry in a position to assist our current Executive Director and staff with marketing, promoting and bringing awareness to our Christ-centered services as well as helping with leadership during a time of transition.  Mrs. Hill’s heart is to continue to walk alongside families, especially mothers/women to encourage them in praying for their homes and families.

Alicia has been with BHFM since it was founded 12 years ago. She has had the pleasure of witnessing the transformation of the ministry into a residential home, on a farm setting, with business-related income which God ordained from the start.  Her business management, administrative skills and heart for teens and families have assisted in the development of BHFM from infancy to maturity.

Alicia and Doug have been married for nearly 40 years.  Since they met, their song has been "We are Family," which includes their daughter and her fiancé, their son his wife, and four amazing grandsons.  And as the movie "It's a Wonderful Life" quotes - I am one very rich lady in our town because of my family.  

Alicia’s life verse is Psalms 23:3: “He restores my soul. He leads me in paths of righteousness for his name’s sake.”

P.O. BOX 311 • Bluffton, IN 46714 • 260.824.4774 • info@brickhousefamily.org • BrickHouse Family Ministries, Inc © 2016 All rights reserved