Who We Are

Since 1977 Haven Hills has provided safety and support to survivors of domestic violence. We offer shelter, crisis intervention, counseling, advocacy, and activities supporting increased economic opportunity. Each year we help over 2,500 women and men find the strength within themselves to break the cycle of abuse and build a new, productive and positive life for themselves and their children. Through our programs and services, we save lives, inspire change, and transform victims to empowered survivors.


Our Mission

Haven Hills provides safety, shelter, and support to all survivors of domestic violence while working to break the cycle of abuse. We save lives, inspire change, and transform victims to empowered survivors.


Our Vision

We believe everyone deserves to live a life free of violence. Our vision is that all people will take personal responsibility to eradicate domestic violence in their own relationships, families and the community at large. Domestic Violence will be replaced with equality in relationships and mutual respect.

Board of Directors

Fiscal Year 2019-2020


Martha Spano, President | Banking UBS Financial Services

Linda Bessin, Co-Vice President | Community Activist

Gerry Seli, CFO | KGI

Grace Mitnick, Secretary | Realtor, Compass

Sarah Prince, Director | United Agencies Inc.

Damon D’Amore, Director | Legacy Mentor

Dennis Duitch, Director | Duitch Consulting

Christine Kundly, Director | Southern California Gas

Belinda Morris, Director | Peoplescape Consulting Group

Jennifer Skolnick, Director | Skolnick Family Law

Matthew Breddan, Attorney | The Reape-Rickett Law Firm

Melissa Estrada, Director | Miracle Mile Advisors

Kirby Hays, CEO | Hal Hays Construction, Inc.