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.
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.
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
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
Phyllis Thompson, Director | Business Consultant
Kirby Hays, CEO | Hal Hays Construction, Inc.