Board of Directors

Hannah's House is fortunate to have a team of Board of Directors to support our work. Our Board is comprised of volunteers from the community who serve 3 year terms and work together to govern the business of this vital social impact organization.
 

Stephanie McGinty
President
David Storch
Vice-president
Griffen Stapp
Treasurer
Ben Lee
Secretary

Human Staff & Volunteers

Our team has over sixty years of combined experience creating and nurturing an environment in which families in transition find loving and peaceful new structures for their children.

Our staff provides professional and thoughtful service delivery in family situations which demand the highest standards. Each staff person has specific training that meets and exceeds professional standards established for each of our disciplines.
 

Susan Griffin
Executive Director

Susan Griffin co-authored a book with her son's father, Co-parenting For The Sake of The Kids, a booklet for teachers, employee assistance professionals, and family law attorneys. She is also author of a series of articles called The ABC's of Parenting. Her books include: Parents are Forever, Turtles Travel Too, The Healing Circle of Stones: A Positive Force for Transformation of Self and Community; and Good Order and Discipline.

In addition to over 30 years of work as a teacher, consultant, advocate and activist in the human services field, she is a parent, step-parent, licensed ham radio operator, amateur herpetologist, horsewoman, songwriter, musician, artist, poet and short story writer.

She has been honored to receive the San Diego Channel 10 Leadership Award, San Diego Kiwanian of the Year Award, and the prestigious Barbara Christenson Award from the St. Germaine Childrens Charity.

Learn more about Susan in this SD Voyager article from November 2017.

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Jess Ayala
Quality Assurance Manager | Executive Department
Laura Weston
Development Director | Executive Department
Elizabeth Dodson
Operations Director | Executive Department Support
Gabby
Executive Assistant | Executive Department Support
Ana
Executive Assistant | Executive Team Support Staff
Marnie
Case Manager | 2 Home Kids Program
Michelle
Professional Supervisor | 2 Home Kids Program
Daniel
Professional Supervisor | 2 Home Kids Program
Tilly
Professional Supervisor | 2 Home Kids Program
Zhristy
Program Manager | Transitions Family Program
Winnie
MFT Trainee | Transitions Family Program
Katie
MFT Trainee | Transitions Family Program
Hanh
MFT Trainee | Transistions Family Program
Stephanie
MFT Trainee | Transitions Family Program
Daniela
Reports and Record-keeping Coordinator | Family Resource Center
Jason
Program Coordinator | Human/Animal Bond Program
Keegan
Onboarding Coordinator | Professional Supervisor
David
Professional Supervisor
Cathlina
Professional Supervisor
Carmela
Professional Supervisor
Sierra
Professional Supervisor
Brea
Professional Supervisor

Animal Staff

Our Animal Staff is unique! Reptiles, amphibians, bugs, and spiders! Children tend to love them and grown-ups more often than not a little stand-offish or just plain scared 🙂 The children absolutely love handling the animals and teaching their parents all about them. Schedule a Turtle Tour today!
 

Hissing Cockroach
Bearded Dragon
Turtle
Australian Blue-Tongued Skink
Smooth-sided Toad
Russian Tortoise
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