Our professional staff has years of knowledge, training and experience that are the backbone of Hopeful Horizons. Committed to our core values of compassion, collaboration and a commitment to excellence, our team is highly trained in their specialties and has a national reputation for excellence in delivering evidence-based, victim- centered services.
The Hopeful Horizons team exists because of the heart and purpose of each professional on staff. Their dedication and commitment to serving survivors of child abuse, domestic violence and sexual assault through treatment, support, education, awareness and prevention is inspiring and is making a difference throughout our community.
Hopeful Horizons' CEO Kristin Dubrowski has been working in the victim service field since 1999. Prior to her move to South Carolina in 2004, Ms. Dubrowski was the director of a domestic violence shelter in Denver, Colorado. She was hired by CODA (Citizens Opposed to Domestic Abuse) in 2004 and became the executive director in 2007. Upon the January 1, 2017 merger of CODA and Hope Haven into Hopeful Horizons, Ms. Dubrowski became the Chief Operations Officer. As of January 1, 2019, Ms. Dubrowski moved into Hopeful Horizons’ CEO position.
She has a B.A. in Women's Studies from Cornell College, a Masters in Nonprofit Management from Regis University and she is a South Carolina certified Victim Service Provider. Ms. Dubrowski taught Leadership and Professional Ethics for the University of South Carolina, Beaufort, Human Services program from 2009 until 2012 and she currently serves on the Human Service Program Advisory Council. She is the past chair of the South Carolina Coalition Against Domestic Violence and Sexual Assault’s board of directors and she also served on the board of the Lowcountry Homeless Coalition.
We are tremendously grateful for your support this past year. Thank you for helping create a village that paves the way for hope and healing for so many children and families.