Pat Bell, Executive Director

Ms. Bell has been with House of Ruth for over 10 years, and has managed all fundraising, communication and public relations for House of Ruth. She brings a tremendous amount of experience to our agency, having worked in the corporate sector for more than 25 years.


Sharon McGrath-Gold, CFO

Ms. McGrath-Gold has been a part of House of Ruth for over 20 years. She manages the financial and risk management operations, human resources, information technology, facilities, and government contract compliance. Prior to joining our staff, she served as Board President.


Melissa Pitts, Director of Programs

Ms. Pitts has worked at House of Ruth for 17 years and oversees all programs of the agency. She is responsible for program compliance, efficacy, and ensures that quality services are provided to each client. She supervises 2 full-time Program Directors and 2 full-time Program Managers.