Our Staff

Krista Pettit
Krista Pettit

Founder and Executive Director

Krista Pettit is the Founder and Executive Director of Haven Ministries.  In her leadership roll,  she develops programs and policies for all of the programs. She is a grant writer and has responsibilities with finances, legal issues, and other operational responsibilities.  410-739-4363, krista@haven-ministries.com


Taryn Chase
Taryn Chase

Marketing and Business Development Director

Taryn Chase enhances donor support and services thus increasing donor satisfaction. She oversees the business sponsorship program and engages the public with awareness and fundraising events. 410-490-0925, taryn@haven-ministries.com


Karen Bardwell
Karen Bardwell

Volunteer Coordinator

Karen Bardwell works with Church Coordinators, trains volunteers, recruits new volunteers, and assists with volunteer paperwork.  410-490-3173, hmvolunteercoordinator@gmail.com


Sandi Wiscott
Sandi Wiscott

Director of Operations / Case Manager

Sandi Wiscott has worked with Haven Ministries  for approximately thirteen years – first as a volunteer and then as paid staff. Her primary focus is working with guests at Haven Ministries Homeless Shelter. She has years of experience in working with clients to connect them to programs and services.  410-739-7859,


Mary Jeeter

Resource Center Case Manager 

Mary is a new addition to our staff.  She assists clients at the resource center by connecting them to resources and teaching budget classes.  She brings a lot of knowledge and compassion to the job. 410-758-0129,  Mary@haven-ministries.com


Leslie McGovern

Food Pantry Truck Director

Haven Ministries  is  delighted  to have Leslie join our team!   Leslie manages food orders, oversees food distribution, assists clients, and trains volunteers for the food distribution site in northern Queen Anne’s  County.    She will be an asset to Haven Ministries. Leslie@haven-ministries.com,  410-443-7696


Christine Perkins

Food Pantry Coordinator

Chris is the new Food Pantry Staff Member who oversees the food distribution in Queenstown and Sudlersville.  She works directly with guests to provide for their food needs.  She works with volunteers to assist guests in receiving food and connecting to area resources.  Christine@haven-ministries.com,  443-988-1183.


liz bazzell
Liz Bazzell

Manager of Our Daily Thread Thrift Store

Liz manages the Thrift Store by sorting and organizing inventory and scheduling volunteers. She is always ready to help customers, volunteers, and donors with a wonderful and cheerful smile.  410-353-0455


Joni Melotti

Hope Warehouse Manager

Joni is the Hope Warehouse Manager.
She coordinates donations and sales of
used furniture, appliances, and building
supplies. She also develops and oversees
the retail job training program.
410-490-8498, hopewarehouse@haven-ministries.com


 

 

Pamela Boyce
Pamela Boyce

Overnight Shelter Staff

Pamela is a dedicated overnight shelter
staff member that has worked this shift
for over 13 years! She monitors the shelter
overnight to ensure safety and helps the
clients get ready for the day.