Kimya Motley

Ms. Kimya N. Motley is a certified educator with over 20 years of teaching experience. After surviving a near death, domestic violence tragedy in 2011, Motley founded Haven of Light International, Inc. in May 2013. Haven of Light International is a non-profit designed to help families rebuild spiritually, physically, emotionally, and financially after abuse. They provide a support group, resources and referrals for women fleeing abuse. In addition to teaching and running Haven of Light, Motley is an inspirational speaker for organizations and events in support of domestic violence, teen dating violence, and sex trafficking awareness and recently received a commendation from Governor Nathan Deal of Georgia as a leading domestic violence advocate. For more information on Kimya and Haven of Light International, Inc., please visit