Meet Our Board

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Pastor Phil Steiger has a degree from the University of Colorado, Colorado Springs in Economics, an M.A. from Denver Seminary in Philosophy of Religion, and is an Ordained minister with the Assemblies of God. Phil was part of the founding board for Sarah's Home, and is the lead pastor for Living Hope Church in Colorado Springs. Phil has been married to Heather for over 25 years, they have two great dogs, and they love hiking and biking in Colorado.

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Chairman of the Board

Jacqueline Staples is a woman of God and a Chicago native with an MBA in Leadership and a BA in Communications. For over a decade, she has managed marketing departments for non-profits, $500+ million companies, and small businesses. Her experience focuses on budgets, analysis, and strategies to reach goals and increase revenue. Marketing vehicles include print, email, media, and digital. She currently owns Empowering Financial Freedom which helps the community get ready for retirement. Jacqueline genuinely enjoys giving back by utilizing her marketing experience combined with her financial skills to help businesses and families in the Colorado Springs community. 

Passion for Sarah's Home:

As a mother of two teenage daughters, she has grown a passion to protect all girls and empower them to become strong independent women of God. She is driven to bring awareness and create support in our surrounding communities for the girls and boys that have fallen victim to sex trafficking.


Jacqueline Staples

Board Member

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Eric Apodaca

Board Member

Eric is a Colorado native as he has lived in Colorado Springs since he was 8 years old.  He has been married to his beautiful bride, Mona for over 37 years, they have four sons and seven grandchildren. Eric served with the Colorado Springs Police Department as a Police Officer for over 29 years.  As a Law Enforcement Officer, he has obtained a vast knowledge of experience in dealing with Hunan Sex Trafficking. Eric had decided to retire from the Police Department in February of 2020 when he was called to serve with David C Cook Publishing Company/Integrity Music. Eric has been appointed as the Senior Advisor to Safety and Security for this International Ministry whose mission is to make disciples throughout the world. Eric is an active member of his church and serves as the Security Director for Living Hope Church.

Passion for Sarah's Home: 

As a police officer, I have seen the dysfunction sex trafficking beings to our families and communities. It is an honor to be a part of a God centered organization that is committed to the restoration, life skills training and spirit renewing for His daughters. As a Board member, I desire to serve God’s people as God’s word can transform minds and hearts.