Pietra Gaebel grew up in California and graduated with a BA in Journalism from the University of Oregon. She has proudly served 8 years in the U.S. Naval Reserves and has enjoyed a career in legislative and policy analysis, public relations and freelance writing. Pietra has a passion for children and education, having homeschooled her children and taught others the joy of reading. She joined Children of the Hills in March of 2020 and is excited to see God work and open doors through this ministry. She and her husband live in Everett, Washington and have three amazing adult children.