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House of Ruth Maryland Our vision is that one day, every woman in Maryland will be safe in her own home. House of Ruth Maryland leads the fight to end violence against women and their children by confronting the attitudes, behaviors and systems that perpetuate it, and by providing victims with the services necessary to rebuild their lives safely and free of fear. More information on our services can be found on our about us page on our website: About - House of Ruth Maryland (hruth.org) Our speaker, Justice Schisler, has served as the Director of Development for House of Ruth Maryland since September 2021, providing oversight to fundraising and engagement, events, marketing, and social enterprises. Formerly, Justice spent 16 years in public service performing grant administration and policy work for the Governor’s Office of Crime Prevention, Youth, and Victim Services, an Executive Branch of Government for the State of Maryland. In this role much of Justice’s work involved intimate partner violence including overseeing the Victim unit, staffing the Governor’s Family Violence Council, and serving as Maryland's STOP Violence Against Women (VAWA) Program Manager. Prior to that Justice was the Director of Alumni Relations at Stevenson University, and a Technical Recruiting Manager with Ajilon Services, Inc. Justice holds a Bachelor's of Science from Stevenson University and a Graduate Certificate in Nonprofit Management from the Notre Dame of Maryland University. Justice grew up in Baltimore City and now resides in Baltimore County.