Rose Verheul

Executive Director

Rose joined us in November 2015. Before Haven House, Rose led a Supplemental Education program for seven (7) years under a contract with the Denver School system. While in this position she managed up to 85 teachers working with over 800 children with learning difficulties in reading and math in 14 different schools and in the home. Her passion is working with children who are underachieving.

Naomi Sutliff

Resource Development

Naomi joined the Haven House team in December 2018 to attract and train our growing list of volunteers, strengthen our community outreach and manage our Training programs. Her background has been in Sales & Marketing. She is founder and President of a non-profit which assists people battling cancer. This experience will benefit Haven House through her experience and contacts in the community.

Ryan Thornberg

Case Manager
Ryan joined us in March 2018. He began working with troubled children when he was 19. His experience with socially, physically and mentally handicapped young adults and others and compassion for helping those less fortunate will be a great asset to our programs. Ryan studied at Diablo Valley College, and Cal State East Bay.

Sonya Gleason

Office Manager

Sonya is the office Manager for Haven House since October 2013 and is a graduate from the Haven House transitional program. Sonya previously worked as a teller in a retail bank, in customer service for a restaurant and in a secretarial position with several businesses.