Board and Staff


Misty Marinier– Executive Director- Misty joined the staff of the McHenry County CAC in Janurary 2016 after retiring from the Algonquin Police Department. Misty had been a valued member of the CAC multidisciplinary team for many years prior. In addition to being the Executive Director Misty is a trained forensic interviewer.




Anna Krause– Anna joined the staff in 2008 as a case manager. Since starting her employment at the CAC Anna has become the lead forensic interviewer along with her case manager title. Anna came to the CAC with a background working with social services in McHenry County.



Meg Krase– Meg joined the staff in 2017 as the Child/Family Advocate. Meg was previously involved with the CAC through her role as Victim/Witness Coordinator for the McHenry County State’s Attorney. Meg has held various other positions around the county which have given her exposure to the CAC and the MDT.




Alicia Hoffman- Alicia joined the staff in 2018 as an Intake Coordinator. Alicia has previous experience working in the legal field for both a private attorney and the Kane County State’s Attorney’s Office. Alicia is a long time resident of McHenry County and is excited to jump in and work with both the families and the MDT here at the CAC!


Apple- Apple joined the staff in 2018 as our Court House Facility dog! For more information on Apple please see our Court House Facility Dog page!



The Governing Board of Directors-

Jane Abramson- Attorney

Geri Alten- Dunham Township Assessor

Mollie Dahlin- Attorney

Terry Dufur- Retired Pastor, Community Volunteer

Cmdr. Laura King- Chief Investigator McHenry County State’s Attorney’s Office

Amy Moerschbaecher- Centegra Health Systems

Chief Keith VonAllmen- City of Johnsburg Police Department

Bev Thomas- Community Outreach & Preventive Awareness


Child Advocacy Advisory Board

The Child Advocacy Advisory Board’s (CAAB) primary function is to develop and review the protocol for the response to child abuse in McHenry County.  The CAAB is comprised of representatives from the Child Advocacy Center of McHenry County, the States Attorney’s Office, law enforcement agencies, Department of Children & Family Services, Centegra Healthcare Systems, the McHenry County Mental Health Board, Youth Service Bureau, McHenry County Crisis Line, and McHenry County Court Services.