Theresa Lynn Sidebotham joined the CLA Board of Directors in 2013, and served as the Board President through 2017. She is an attorney and the owner of Telios Law PLLC, a law firm that serves missions, churches and ministries on issues including child protection, employment, and religious liberties. She is a graduate of Wheaton College and University of Denver Sturm College of Law. She and her family moved from Sumatra to Colorado Springs in 1996. Her husband is a reserve Army chaplain, and they enjoy being with their four sons and their families, preferably outdoors.