Meet our team.

Our staff of experienced professionals are dedicated to helping children heal from abuse in Wetzel and Tyler Counties.

Susan Scharf

Executive Director

Susan joined our team in August of 2014 as a part-time Family Advocate. She has been the Executive Director since July of 2015. Susan completed ChildFirst WV Forensic Interview Training to become the primary Forensic Interviewer in May 2016. She has remained focused on the CAC mission and is passionate about providing hope and healing to children in Wetzel and Tyler County.

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Brittany Darnell

Forensic Interviewer/Advocate

Brittany joined our team in January of 2018. Brittany completed ChildFirst WV Forensic Interview Training in May 2018 to improve her advocacy skills and become a Forensic Interviewer for The Lighthouse CAC. She is happy to help serve the families of Wetzel and Tyler Counties.

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2018 WVCAN Board of Directors

  • Judy Yeager

    Board President

    Paden City, WV

  • Cecelia Sprouse

    Board Vice President

    Paden City, WV

  • Cynthia Durig

    Board Treasurer - Progressive Bank

    New Martinsville, WV

  • Danielle Ice-Davis

    Board Secretary - Paden City Public Library

    Paden City, WV

  • Jenetta Thoms

    Board Member

    Sistersville, WV

  • Katrina Byers

    Tyler County Family Resource Network

    Sistersville, WV

  • Cathy Amos


    Paden City, WV

  • John Holliday

    New Martinsville School

    Proctor, WV

  • Tammy Waggoner

    Union Bank of Tyler County

    New Martinsville, WV

  • Marilyn Stout

    Business Owner

    Sistersville, WV

  • Linda Leasure

    Retired Insurance Agent

    Sistersville, WV

  • Donnie Harris

    New Martinsville Police Department

    New Martinsville, WV

  • Kelly Fletcher


    New Martinsville, WV