- Vickie Akins -

Executive Director

Vickie Akins, Executive Director

Vickie Akins is the founder and Executive Director of Chosen Ones Ministry. After many years in the business world selling cell phone components to the manufacturing industry, Vickie felt the calling to start fostering children. After her first adoption through foster care, the Lord led Vickie to start Chosen Ones as a vehicle for foster parents to be connected, supported and empowered. 10 years later Chosen Ones has developed into a multi-faceted ministry offering all levels of recruitment, support and connection for foster parents as well as ministries and churches. When Vickie is not working, she enjoys camping and spending time with her 4 children and 1 grandaughter. She also loves a reading a good book and enjoying quiet moments in the mountains or at the beach.