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Board of Directors:

Dave Clark, DA, Board Chair- Office of the District Attorney General, Anderson County, Clinton, Tennessee

Zach Farrar, Vice-Chair, Regions Bank

David Bradshaw, Board Treasurer -Oak Ridge Community Representative

Sally T. Avery, PSYD,  Board Secretary & Community Mental Health Representative, 150 E Division Rd, STE 10, Oak Ridge, TN

Lt. Vaughn Becker – Assistant Chief, Clinton Police Department, Clinton, TN

Tom Byrge – Clinton Baptist Association, Clinton, TN

Keri Cagle – ORAU, Oak Ridge, TN

John Criswell, ORPD, Oak Ridge, TN

Dr. Larissa Henderson, Oak Ridge Schools, Oak Ridge, TN

Joe Pinkerton- Team Leader, Tennessee Department of Children’s Services, Clinton, TN

Michelle Powell,




Fundraising Committee:

Sally Avery, Oak Ridge, TN

Fran Pisano, Oak Ridge, TN

Michelle Powell

Zach Farrar

Margaret Durgin, Oak Ridge, TN


Child Advocacy Center Director & Staff:

Executive Director: Margaret Durgin, (865)-463-2740 ext. 1,

Forensic Interviewer: Miranda Baker, (865)-463-2740 ext. 3,

Victim’s Advocate: Chris Silcox, (865)-463-2740,

VOCA PM- EmmaLynn Ridenour


Service Providers:

Gail Clift, RN PNP, SANE( Sexual Assault Nurse Examiner) Pedi Advocate Services

Omni Community Health, Knoxville, TN:

Sandra Fields, MA, LPC/MHSP, Operations Manager/Clinical Program Coordinator

Christian King, Clinical Therapist

Emma Caylor, Master’s Level Intern


Albert A. Conrad – Executive Assistant

Steven Lareau, Hilltop Design- Website Design


Other CPIT (Child Protective Investigative Team)Multidisciplinary Team, which includes the Child Advocacy Center Staff:

Anderson County Juvenile Court

Anderson County Sheriff’s Office

Clinton Police Department

Community Mental Health Representatives

East Tennessee Children’s Hospital

Lake City Police Department

Norris Police Department

Oak Ridge Police Department

Office of the Anderson County District Attorney General

Oliver Springs Police Department

Department of Children’s Services, Anderson County



To report suspected child abuse in the State of Tennessee call: 1-877-237-0004

If you or a family member needs assistance due to abuse, please contact the Child Advocacy Center.

The Child Advocacy Center of Anderson County Tennessee is funded under an agreement with the State of Tennessee.