Paths for Families Paths for Families


  • Navigating Adoption
    I’m Pregnant

    I’m Pregnant

    If you're facing an unintended pregnancy or have recently given birth, we're here for you with free and confidential all-options counseling, resources, and support. Connect with our pregnancy counselors 24/7 via call or text at 800-439-0233.

    I Want to Adopt

    I Want to Adopt

    Browse our network of adoption services including infant and foster care adoption, home studies, and post-adoption support.

    I Need Post-Adoption Support

    I Need Post-Adoption Support

    Explore our network of services including specialized counseling and support groups that help to stabilize and improve behavioral health symptoms.

  • Counseling & Support
  • Training & Education


Looking for Adoptions Together or FamilyWorks Together? New name, same us. Here’s why!

Shannon Pierce

Board Partner, Member of Executive Team, & Controller at Brown Advisory

Board Member Shannon Pierce Headshot

Shannon Pierce, CPA, is a Partner, a member of the Executive Team, and serves as Controller at Brown Advisory. In this role, she is responsible for the integrity of the firm’s financial reporting. Previously, she also served as Interim Head of Human Resources. Prior to joining Brown Advisory, Shannon was a senior audit associate with the public accounting firm, KPMG.

As the proud mother of two children who joined her family through adoption, Shannon is deeply connected to Paths for Families’ mission.