Board and Staff


Misty Marinier– Executive Director- Misty joined the staff of the McHenry County CAC in January 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 Operations Manager along with Lead Forensic Interviewer. Anna came to the CAC with a background working with social services in McHenry County.


Kate Webster 

Kate Webster – Kate joined the staff in 2019 as Intake Coordinator. Since starting her employment with the CAC, she has transitioned her role to the Child and Family Advocate. Kate also serves as the Community Outreach Liaison. Prior to working at the CAC, Kate was an elementary school teacher and foster parent.

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Ana Carbajal – Ana joined the staff in 2020 as the Bilingual Intake Coordinator and Child and Family Advocate.  Ana has long been a trusted MDT member and comes with many years of experience in child welfare.


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




The Governing Board of Directors-

Jane Abramson- Retired Attorney

Geri Alten- Dunham Township Assessor

Mollie Dahlin- Attorney

Terry Dufur- Retired Pastor, Community Volunteer

Chief Laura King- McHenry County Conservation Police District

Chief Keith VonAllmen- City of Johnsburg Police Department

Bev Thomas- Community Outreach & Preventive Awareness

Robert Windon – Attorney


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.