Annette Forster has been leading leaders and developing ministries throughout the 30 years she has been a member at Willow Creek Community Church. From leading students in the high school ministry (Son City) to starting and developing various ministries to Women, to her last role as Director of Affinities (Men’s, Women’s, Singles, Internationals, Seniors, Business Leaders). There is nothing that excites her more than to watch the power of God transform a life.Annette comes to KIDS HOPE USA excited to see what God will do with the potential of partnerships in the Chicagoland area all for the sake of empowering kids.
Annette grew up in the suburbs of Chicago along with her husband, Tim, of 27 years. Together they have 2 daughters in their 20’s, Ally and Emily. Ally is a 1st grade teacher and Emily is a student at Hope College. Annette has loved watching her kids discover who God has created them to be and now takes that passion to Kids Hope USA to help churches and other organizations make a difference in the life of a child.