Kerri Dunkelberger

Kerri has over 26 years invested in identifying solutions for families and children served by the US Child Welfare System. She has served Olive Crest as the Executive Director for Foster and Adoption for the past 13 years, developing Intensive Treatment Foster Care, Kinship and Post Adoption programs. She has had the privilege of overseeing more than 2,600 adoptions in her time with Olive Crest.

Kerri’s focus has been on family-based care and equipping parents to address the impact of early childhood trauma in the children in their care. She is committed to educating staff on the most current, research-based models of care, supporting adoptive families and providing program excellence.

Kerri’s favorite pastime is anything that has to do with her daughter, Makenna, and a recently acquired son-in-law, Dylan.