Talitha Phillips was introduced to Claris Health as a client who witnessed the organization’s life-changing work firsthand. She has now served as the chief executive officer of Claris for 21 years and is in charge of vision casting, leadership, organizational development, strategy and fundraising. Talitha holds a B.A. in organizational communication from Pepperdine University and is a certified labor and postpartum doula.
In the weeks since the Supreme Court ruled in Dobbs, organizations like ours have been maligned by politicians and pundits who claim that proper care for women facing pregnancies must include direct and unrestricted access to abortion.