Heather Haubenschild-Interim Executive Director/Chair of the Board

Heather is a wife, mother of 3 and a grad student. She is no stranger to Night Lights. After establishing a Special Needs ministry at Southeast Christian Church, Heather partnered to bring Night Lights to Southeast 9 years ago. Heather faithfully served as site director until her third baby was born (even speaking at our gala while pregnant.) Heather has a history of working in early intervention as a Bilingual Senior Service Coordinator at Developmental Pathways, as a disability consultant for state employees and schools, and is now a Bilingual Child Life Specialist at Children Hospital. This year, Heather earned her Interpersonal Whole Brained Model of Care Certified Provider certification. She has a deep passion for serving families, children and the Night Lights volunteers and families.

Janie Forbes-Executive Assistant 

Janie, mom of 2, joined the executive team in the role of Executive Assistant in June 2019. Janie is familiar with the importance of respite care and recognizes the need for support when a family has members with special needs. 

Kristin Steadman-Founder

Kristin is the founder of Night Lights which was started in 2011 out of her own journey of raising her two children. Her desire was to be part of the solution to provide respite care to families of children with special needs in the community.