"Be faithful in small things because it is in them that your strength lies."
- Mother Teresa

The Team

Gwen Hicks

Chief Dreamer

Christ-follower, wife, mother, Yaya, positive, encourager, passionate about helping children, volunteer Executive Director of Amarillo Angels
Likes:  Time with family and friends, travel, teaching others, good food, cute shoes, music, fun and laughter
Dislikes:  broccoli, drama, burpees
Email:  [email protected]

Madison Leavitt

Angel Organizer/Director

Follower of Jesus Christ, pediatric nurse, aunt, heart for kids, addict of sunshine, encourager, volunteer Vice President of Amarillo Angels
Likes:  Laughter,  organizing, the beach, Dr. Pepper, the Christmas season,  growing in the Lord, pedicures
Dislikes:  Early morning, negativity, root beer


Linda Hinders

Blessings Angel/Director

Christ follower, 10+ years experience on school board, wife of 34 years, mom, Hootie, farmer, volunteer Treasurer of Amarillo Angels
Likes:  Time with family and friends, humor, gardening, loyalty, chocolate, truth, fresh flowers, good music, being outdoors, my community
Dislikes:  rattles in my car, spiders, when the Dallas Cowboys lose


Tonya Smith 

Angel Scribe/Director

Retired elementary teacher, P31 Fitness Instructor, mother, math nerd, and a woman blessed beyond measure by love of family and friends, volunteer Secretary of Amarillo Angels
Likes:  Hanging with my kids, doughnuts, P31 class (the people and the workout), laughter and bargain shopping
Dislikes:  bullying, negativity, rudeness

Dana Vaughn

Angel Encourager/Director

Business owner for 15 years, educator for 15 years,  Christian, wife,  mom, Dixie to my grandson,  CASA, friend, sister and happily retired, volunteer Love Box Group Encourager 
Likes:  Jesus, family, friends, my grandson, traveling, laughing, hanging with my hubby (AKA - my boyfriend), porch swings, and hot coffee
Dislikes:  conflict, heights, pumping gas

Janna Wartes

Ministry Angel/Director

Christian, wife, mother, GiGi, educator for 31 years, creative, positive, organized, volunteer Church Relations for Amarillo Angels
Likes:  People, bridge,  make-up, travel, decorating, stories, humor, dessert, long baths
Dislikes:  sarcasm, bossiness, wasting time, disorganization, sweating and  as of late, snoring

Cassidyy Atkins

Angel Herald

Believer, Pastor's Wife, Racquetball player, 7+ years of marketing experience, volunteer Social Media Director
Likes:  Entertaining guests, designing, being an Aunt, playing CLUE
Dislikes:  Mornings, fluorescent light, monkeys

Meghan Hail

Angel Artist

Sister, daughter, Auntie, compassionate, peacemaker, volunteer Graphic Designer for Amarillo Angels
Likes:  Tea, narwhals, gardening, fonts, leadership, good conversations
Dislikes:  Gardening, cold hands, dull pencils

Callie Shipley

Media/Press Angel

Follower of Jesus, writer, worshiper, sister, friend, volunteer public relations specialist for Amarillo Angels
Likes:  Music, baking, Dr. Pepper, books, laughter, time with family and friends
Dislikes:  Running, ducks and ketchup