Meet Our Team
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.
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.
Rhonda Beltran, Director of Development
Rhonda Beltran has been a professional fundraiser for over 35 years and started at House of Ruth in June 2019 as the Director of Development. In her position, she manages all fundraising, communication and public relations. She is actively involved in the surrounding communities and has served on various Boards and Committees. She has dedicated her life to making a difference in the communities which she lives.
Krystal Minniefield, Finance Director
Ms. Minniefield oversees the finances and government contracts at House of Ruth. She comes to House of Ruth with over 8 years of nonprofit accounting experience including experience at agencies providing services to human trafficking survivors and victims of domestic violence. She is excited to apply her knowledge and experience to her role at House of Ruth.