LEADERSHIP

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Marina Araiza

CEO
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Jill Marshall

Deputy Director
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Brittney Romine

Director of Residential Services
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Lauren-Jane Stephenson

Development Director

BOARD OF DIRECTORS

Women's Resource Center
Kaj Leonard

Chair Person

Women's Resource Center
Geoffrey Sheffield

Vice Chairperson

Group Benefit Insurance Broker at Marsh and McLennan

WRC Kerstyn Keenan- Secretary - Bella Mar Spirits Distributor
Kerstyn Zepeda

Secretary

Bella Mar Spirits Distributor

“From working and volunteering to now being on the Board of WRC, I have continuously been impressed and inspired by the good WRC does and how that can change the lives of many. I’m happy to share my abilities to aid in the growth and success of this celebrated agency.”

WRC Raj Pillai - Treasurer - Professor of Marketing at Cal State San Marcos
Raj Pillai, Ph.D.

Treasurer

Professor of Marketing at Cal State San Marcos

“One of my MBA students talked about the organization which she served in many different capacities and a good friend and colleague joined the board. I went to a couple of events and was inspired by the work that WRC does to help families overcome the trauma of abuse in its many forms.”

WRC RogerMayton - Member-At-Large - Storage Consultant
Roger Mayton

Member-At-Large

Storage Consultant

“I serve because the bible tells us to serve widows and orphans. God put this burning desire to be sympathetic and compassionate for women and children in need. WRC fulfills God’s purpose for me.”

WRC DebraBement - Physician at Scripps Clinic Encinitas
Debra Bement

Physician at Scripps Clinic Encinitas

“Believing passionately in what WRC does, I want to be part of the solution to empower change.”

WRC Karen Bond - Private Foundation Administrator
Karen Bond

Private Foundation Administrator

“You are my inspiration! I have long been inspired by and in awe of the wonderful work that WRC does for our community, changing the face of domestic violence one life at a time.”

WRC Laurie Greenfield - Realtor
Laurie Greenfield

Realtor

“I am inspired by the women who come out of the WRC and succeed! I am inspired by the passion of the other board members. And I am inspired to become a better person and help those in less fortunate situations with less resources to overcome overwhelming situations they could not otherwise do on their own.”

WRC Edith Jones - Professional Photographer
Edith Jones

Professional Photographer

“I was inspired to join the board because of a desire to help women who are or have been a victim of domestic violence. Unfortunately, I have seen first-hand how both mental and physical abuse can have a long term negative effect on women. This can cause her to doubt her worth, intelligence and ability to contribute to her family and community. By being a member of the WRC board, I hope to help these women regain their self-confidence.”

Women's Resource Center
Janet Bledsoe Lacy

Honorary

Women's Resource Center
Colleen O’Harra

Director Emeritus

Women's Resource Center
Kelly Quintal

Registered Nurse  at Sharp-Rees Stealy

Kierstin Rielly

Program Coordinator

San Diego Regional Economic Dev Corp

Women's Resource Center
Mia Lovato

Supply Chain & Logistics Manager

IF YOU ARE IN NEED OF SHELTER

Call the crisis hotline

760-757-3500

If you are not located in the San Diego County area call the National Domestic Violence Hotline

1-800-799-SAFE (7233)