Meet the Team

Care Net Pregnancy Center of Northern California 

Interim Executive Director: Rachel Pilli






Office Manager/Bookkeeper: Elysha Kralka

Elysha was born and raised in metro Detroit,Michigan. She attended a ministry school in Charlotte where she met her husband.  They married and moved to Florida to minister at a church for five years.

While in Florida Elysha worked and ministered at an organization that provided housing for pregnant women in need of love and support.  Elysha has worked at several non-profit organizations throughout the years in managerial roles, and loves to see her environment flourish and prosper.  She currently works at Care Net as the Office Manager and bookkeeper




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Receptionist: Paula Lumley

Paula is originally from Missouri. She and her two children moved to Redding in 2014 where she has been going to school for the past three years.

Paula has volunteered in several different aspects throughout the city in her years here. She loves people and helping others.

Upon graduation from school Paula started working at Care Net where she is the Receptionist.


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Boutique Inventory Associate: Deborah Shaw

Deborah has lived in the Redding area since 1987 and loves Northern California, especially its lakes.

She loves to fly airplanes and ride motorcycles.

Deborah was in a nearly fatal motorcycle accident in March 2004. The doctors did not expect her to live, but she overcame the odds and has made a great recovery. In July 2007 she began serving as an advocate at Care Net where she enjoys helping clients improve the lives of their children and themselves.

Deborah now works part-time at Care Net as the Boutique Coordinator enjoying the opportunity to help the center & the clients any way she can.


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Fund Development Associate: Donna Feamster