Patti has more than 20 years of experience working with Youth and Young Adults as she was a Youth Pastor before her work at Hannah’s House began in 2013.
Patti is specially trained in Human Trafficking and takes an active part on the Stark County Juvenile Human Trafficking Task Force where her and her team work with any identified victims.
Her love for her Savior, Jesus Christ, is what compels her to love all those around her. She is energized by the work she does in the community and desires to make sure that every young person she encounters knows that they are loved and have value and a purpose.
Missy is a former foster parent of therapeutic foster children through the Bair Foundation. She has also volunteered at her church teaching teens and children's classes and served as president of the Carroll Hills School Board from 2004-2010. She is a founding member of Hannah's House 119.
Missy has been trained in Human trafficking and attends regular trainings on parenting as the Parenting Coordinator overseeing our Parenting Program.
1 to 1 Program Coordinator
Karla’s passion is to give the underprivileged the tools they need to heal and to thrive. She comes with over 20 years experience with children and youth in a variety of faith based settings. As an advocate for young people, she has been led to pursue various trauma, attachment, and family relationship trainings to best understand and help the youth and families she serves. She joined Hannah’s House 119 in August of 2019 as the Intake Processor and Director of Development. She especially loves spending 1 on 1 time with the new mentees and guiding them to the mentor and group that best suits their needs.
School Group Coordinator
Emily has devoted the last 18 years investing in young people. Her faith has compelled her to serve as Christian Education Director and volunteer in many aspects of the Christian classroom. She joined Hannah's House 119 in 2018 and passionately teaches our Mentors and Mentees practical life skills. Her heart is prevention. Building strong foundations in young people and stopping the cycle of abuse, neglect, and poverty is paramount to her. With the help of her team, she is dedicated to making children within the community know they are loved, supported and created for a unique purpose.
Ruth has been a volunteer within Hannah's House 119 since 2014 a recently joined our staff. She shows the young ladies love and support by planning amazing meals, and investing in them through her prayer life. She finds joy in recruiting and helping place every volunteer where God will use their talents and abilities to serve our girls with excellence.
Ruth brings over 36 years of corporate experience with her. It shows through her incredible organizing and problem solving skills. Ruth uses her life to invest and support young people. She has had so many spiritual mothers to accredit her success to, and wants to be the difference maker for the generation that comes behind her.
Gina is a founding board member of Hannah's House 119. She served as Treasurer for four years and was hired as our Financial Director and Administrative Assistant in 2018. She loves logistics and numbers and finds joy in furthering the mission of Hannah's House 119 in the "background".
Her faith in God continues to grow each day as she sees Him work in miraculous ways through the girls and finances of Hannah's House 119.
OUR BOARD OF DIRECTORS