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Marilyn Mendenhall Waugh, MA


Co-owner and Founder


BackBeat Resources, LLC


Topeka, Kansas

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Contact me for: Resources within the adoption community, webinars, lectures, in-services on adoption search and reunion; writing grants for non-profit 501c3 organizations located in northeast Kansas, the Midwest region and the United States. There is no charge for the initial consultation as we develop an individualized plan to interface with your group's mission.

Marilyn Mendenhall Waugh, MA, is a reunited birth mother, Director of Adoption Concerns Triangle of Topeka, a search and support group serving those in Northeastern Kansas, past president of the American Adoption Congress and currently the AAC state representative for Kansas. For the past 20 years, Marilyn has worked in the Post Adoption Services of the Kansas Division for Children and Families processing and completing 500 to 800 record and search requests per year. She presents workshops frequently at national and international conferences on search techniques and serves on the advisory committee for Spokeo Search Angels. Marilyn is co-owner and founder of BackBeat Resources in Topeka, Kansas.