Kennedy, Executive Director of the Women's Shelter Program of San Luis
Obispo (WSP), has joined the HTF Board of Directors. WSP was started in
1977 to provided a wide range of services for victims of domestic
violence, including emergency shelter and transitional housing (www.womensshelterslo.org).
Ms. Kennedy has been a long supporter
of the HTF. She was on the HTF's original organizing committee and
acted as our fiscal agent prior to our incorporation. Ms. Kennedy has
also served on the HTF Commission (our loan committee) since 2007.
Ms. Kennedy has over 30 years of
experience working in the domestic violence field and is dedicated to
the plight of special needs populations. Recognizing domestic violence
victims’ need for affordable housing, she has overseen the purchase of
the WSP’s emergency shelter and 10 units of transitional housing. She
was also a founding member of the San Luis Obispo Supportive Housing