Kindred Surrogacy team

Meet Our Team


Get to Know the Kindred Staff!

Ursila McFadden

Ursila McFadden is a 3x experienced surrogate and all-around lover of the surrogacy community, joining our team in May 2018. As case manager, she works tirelessly to support our surrogates and intended parents throughout their journeys, gaining lifelong friends along the way.

Upon matching, you will find Ursila at all stages of the process. She works with both the surrogate and intended parents during medical screening, contracts, transfer, pregnancy, postpartum, and beyond. She brings her first-hand knowledge of the process and does her best to ensure that every encounter is seamless and filled with love and compassion.

Stacy Xiong

Stacy Xiong is an experienced surrogate that began her surrogacy journey by matching with an amazing couple from China in 2017, delivering her first surrogate baby in March 2019. She loves being a surrogate and the teachings it provides, rooted in patience and determination; making families is one of the most beautiful things she has experienced.


She joined the Kindred team in June of 2019 and currently serves as a support coordinator to the case management team. Her passion is to provide support to both surrogates and intended parents, ensuring that they have a smooth and beautiful journey.

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Kimberly Hennessy has vast experience in third-party matching and client care. She understands the first-hand longing for a child and the desire to count on the people helping you.


Kimberly joined the Kindred team in early 2021 as our Client Relations Manager, bringing over 16 years of experience in the fertility world including time at two of the most well-respected fertility centers in the US!


You can always count on her for a listening ear and a problem-solving nature. She not only provides information and support, but helps to build bridges for Kindred's clients. 

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Kim Laurenson is a 2x experienced surrogate who left a 14-year career in higher education to focus on her family during her second surrogacy journey. 

She joined the Kindred team in November 2021 as the Surrogate Intake Coordinator, providing first-hand experience and process guidance to our incoming surrogates. With a passion for surrogacy and helping others achieve their dream of creating families, working for an agency is her perfect match! 

Knowing the importance of feeling valued throughout the process, Kim most enjoys ensuring that each applicant gets a personal, friendly, and streamlined intake experience while also striving to make each surrogate feel comfortable along the way.

Crystal Lor

Crystal Lor loves being able to support the surrogacy process along with the amazing team of women at Kindred.  


Having worked previously as a Newborn Hearing Specialist, she joined the team at Kindred in 2020 as a Surrogate Support Coordinator. She performs administrative tasks and creates social media content to educate and celebrate Kindred's clients. 


Crystal is currently on her own TTC journey and aspires to be a mother one day.


Jessica is an experienced surrogate who has also worked in the world of surrogacy for many years, finding the work to be very fulfilling. She joined the Kindred team in December 2021 as the Surrogate Intake Manager, working with potential and current surrogates, helping them understand the process from beginning to end. She strives to show her passion for surrogacy in the work she does with our clients every day, utilizing the knowledge gained from both being a surrogate and having worked in the industry to guide our surrogates throughout the intake process and beyond.


In her free time Jessica enjoys volunteering at her daughter's school, reading, hosting foreign exchange students, and traveling around the world with her husband and three daughters.