Ellen Browning

She has been employed by Children’s Home Society of WV for 14 years, running the WECAN Program (child mentoring program), in May of 2022, she became certified to be a Forensic interviewer for the Logan County Child Advocacy Center where she is a volunteer forensic interviewer. She serves on the boards of the Kiwanis Club […]

Amber Blankenship BA, PRSS

Amber is the Peer Reentry Program Coordinator for The REACH Initiative. She is happily married and resides in Logan County. She is motivated to change the climate in West Virginia through prevention, criminal justice reform, reentry, and recovery advocacy. She serves as co-chair of her local Reentry Council and serves on the board of directors […]

Joel McNeely

Joel was born August 21, 1951, oldest of 7 children. He is married, has 9 children, 22 grandchildren, 3 great grandchildren. Joel has attend the Crooked Creek Church of Christ, for 71 years. Joel Served in USAF from November 1970 thru November 1976, 4 years active, 2 in reserve. Served as a Vietnamese Linguist and […]

Dillon Logan Adkins

Logan Adkins joined the Prevention Coalition board in March of 2023. As a native Logan Countian, hesaw firsthand the obstacles facing his community, and he developed a passion for giving back. Aftergraduating from Logan High School in 2013, he attended Southern West Virginia Community andTechnical College and West Virginia University, where he studied West Virginia […]

Debra Baisden- Fields MA,MS,Ed.S

Debra Baisden-Fields obtained an associate degree in Applied Science in Data Processing from Southern WV Community and Technical College in May 1996, A Bachelors’ of degree from Bluefield State in December 1992. She completed her Master of Science in Adult and Technical Education with a minor in Counseling from Marshall University Graduate School in May […]

Aaron Blankenship

Aaron Blankenship, Age 35 born in Welch WV, raised in Gilbert WV, Army Veteran from 2006-2008, Working currently as a PRSS for the West Virginia Collegiate Recovery Network, Chair of the Mingo County Reentry council, E-Board member of the NSLS Southern Chapter at SWVCTC, Associate in Applied Sciences and working toward the Master in Social […]

Ray Bryant

My Name is Ray Bryant Chief of Operations at Logan Emergency Ambulance Service Authority I have Been employed with LEASA for 34 years and have worked my way through the ranks starting as an EMT, Paramedic, Operations assistant, Shift supervisor, Training Director to my current role as Chief of Operations

Barb Ellis PRSS

I live at Mud Fork with my two dogs Mandi and CiCi and my cat Coolio. l am a Meemaw to my four year old grandson, Isaiah Seth. I’m member of the Chapmanville United Baptist Church where I serve as a co youth leader and Sunday School teacher. I am a PRSS at Mountain Laurel […]

Sharon Mulcahy

Sharon Mulcahy, a dedicated prevention professional has spent her career working in the field of substance abuse prevention. With a passion for helping young people stay healthy and make positive choices, Sharon has become a respected leader in Logan County. Sharon began her career in prevention as a parent volunteer at Logan County Schools where […]