Administrative Staff

Tahia Hayslet – Executive Director

Telephone: (310) 831-0603 ext. 229

Ms. Hayslet joined Harbor Interfaith in 1998 as Founding Director of ALL (Accelerated Learning & Living), our transitional housing program. Ms. Hayslet advanced her career at Harbor Interfaith and became Executive Director in 2005. She holds a Master’s degree in Behavioral Sciences and a B. A. in Criminal Justice. She completed the Stanford University Nonprofit Executive Leadership Program and the Wells Fargo Executive Services Corporation Leadership Program.

Shari Weaver – Director of the Coordinated Entry System

Telephone: (310) 831-0603 ext. 243

Ms. Weaver has been with Harbor Interfaith since 2001, beginning as an administrative assistant and working her way up to Director of the Coordinated Entry System.  She has attended Los Angeles Harbor College, the Los Angeles Sheriff’s Academy (she’s a former Deputy Sheriff), and is a longtime San Pedro resident who is deeply involved in the community.

Kristina Gutierrez – Accounting Manager

Telephone: (310) 831-0603 ext. 227

In January 2022 Ms. Gutierrez joined Harbor Interfaith as Accounting Manager.  Ms. Gutierrez has over 15 years of experience working within government agency finance departments and most recently with LAHSA as an Acting Manager in the Finance and Grant Management unit.  Ms. Gutierrez has a  Bachelor of Science Degree in Business Administration with a concentration in Accounting from California State University, Dominguez Hills.  She is currently pursuing a Master’s degree in Public Administration.

Michael Beers – Facilities Manager

Telephone: (310) 831-0603 ext. 222

Mr. Beers oversees the agency’s facilities, including the 20-unit Emergency Family Shelter, the 24-unit Transitional Housing Program, and the Family Resource Center.  The latter houses the agency’s Children’s programs, food pantry and administration. Mr. Beers has been with the agency since 2000 and previously served as Director of the Family Shelter Program.