The Hubbard House staff is a highly dedicated and experienced team of individuals whose unparalleled service to domestic violence victims in our community has been recognized locally, statewide, and nationally. We are especially fortunate to have a number of survivors of domestic violence on our staff, whose first-hand experiences with abuse and ultimate triumph over it, inform our work and inspire us all.
Ellen Siler, Chief Executive Officer
Ellen has run domestic violence centers for over 20 years and has worked in the non-profit sector her entire life, starting with two years in the Peace Corps. She has been CEO of Hubbard House since January of 1998. She has a B.B.A. from the University of North Florida.
Carol Ginzig, Chief Financial Officer
Carol has been Hubbard House’s CFO since March of 1997. She oversees all finance, human resources, IT functions and the Hubbard House Thrift Store. Carol has a M.B.A. from Pace University.
Gail Patin, Chief Operating Officer
Dr. Gail A. Patin has worked at Hubbard House for over 18 years. She has a doctorate degree (EdD) with a specialization in leadership development, nonprofit governance, and program evaluation strategies for nonprofit organizations. Gail has an MSW from the University of South Carolina and is a licensed clinical social worker (LCSW) for the State of Florida. As the Chief Operating Officer of Hubbard House, Gail oversees all Hubbard House victim service programs, community education, and Hubbard House program evaluation efforts.
Kristi Brandon, Chief Development Officer
Kristi has been Director of Development since July of 2014. She has a professional background in nonprofits and fundraising. Kristi oversees development, marketing and volunteerism for Hubbard House. She has a Bachelor of Arts from Saint Mary’s College and a Master of Public Administration from Syracuse University.