Choir manager Deanna Jacobson has a B.A. in Sociology and a Masters in Education from UCLA. She taught a bilingual kindergarten and has been involved with children ever since. She has served on preschool boards, children’s ministry boards and coordinated vacation bible school for two years. Deanna, with her husband Pastor Russ Jacobson, led a ministry called Parents of Little Ones at their local church. For more than 10 years she has been a girl scout leader and currently helps to lead two troops. She is active in the PTA and through the PTA has helped to produce 9 musical productions, and she is involved with her children’s high school drama program and has assisted with several shows at that level. Deanna has been a part of Voices of Hope since day one and is blessed to be able to work with Sarah and her own three children, Teyo, Lani and Lea as well as the 70+ other wonderful children who sing in this choir.