Wish List

  • Batteries
  • Garbage bags
  • Forever stamps
  • Copier paper
  • Monetary donations
  • Snacks (Goldfish, animal crackers, granola bars, crackers and cheese, string cheese
  • Gift cards for needed supplies for the families (McDonalds, Hungry Hobo, Subway, Hy-Vee, Wal-Mart, Shell, Amoco, Menards, Lowes

What To Expect?

Our Center is a house, and we have done our best to make it a warm and comforting environment. When you arrive, a staff member will help you get settled in our living room. Non-offending family members are invited to come with, but may not be with the child during the interview process.

Outside of the Children's Advocacy Center

Waiting Room

Counseling Room

Interview Room


Marcy O'Brien - Executive Director:
29 years Law Enforcement
10 years as the Director of a not- for- profit
Bachelor of Science: St. Ambrose University: Criminal Justice

Patty Jo Dooley - Lead Forensic Interviewer/Multi-Disciplinary Team Coordinator:
29 years Law Enforcement
Master of Science: Western Illinois University: Counseling Education:
Bachelor of Art Augustana College: Physical Education and Coaching

Lindsay Henry - Family Advocate:
4 years as a Sexual Assault Legal and Medical Advocate
4 years as a Special Project Administrative Assistant

Jamie Roggenbauer, MSW, LSW - Therapist
Master of Social Work: University of Southern California
Bachelor of Arts: in Psychology: Argosy University
Additional training :
Trauma Focused-Cognitive Behavior therapy, (TF-CBT)
Child and Family Traumatic Stress Intervention, (CF-TSI)
Eye Movement Desensitization and Reprocessing (EMDR)

Kellie Schricker - Family Advocate:
4 years as an Area Manager at the Boys & Girls Club of Elgin
2 years as a Sexual Assault and Domestic Violence Advocate at Family Advocates in Platteville, WI
University of Wisconsin-Platteville : Criminal Justice [On-going]

Board of Directors

Shannon Allen: President
Deere & Company

Mike Steffen: Vice President

Dani Harris: Treasurer

Trevor Fisk: Secretary
Retired Moline Police Department

Dora Villareal-Nieman
Rock Island County State's Attorney

Dorothy Beck

Verletta Saxon
Department of Children and Family Services

Farrah Roberts
Augustana College Director of Student Wellbeing and Resiliency

Keith Rice
Department of Children and Family Services

Lanty McGuire
Retired Superintendent Moline School District

Karri Belvel
Attorney at McCarthy Callas & Feeney P.C.

Kathy Ryckeghem
Retired SANE nurse

Lt Justin Chisholm
Rock Island County Sheriff's Dept

 Tracey Brashears
Quad Cities Bank and Trust:
Senior Vice President Fiduciary & Trust Services

Multi-Disciplinary Team

Coal Valley Police Department

East Moline Police Department

Hampton Police Department

Illinois Department of Children and Family Services

Illinois State Police

Milan Police Department

Unity Point Health Trinity

Moline Police Department

Rock Island County Court Services

Rock Island County Sheriff's Department

Rock Island County State's Attorney's Office

Rock Island Police Department

Silvis Police Department


The Rock Island County Children’s Advocacy Center does not, by policy or practice, discriminate against a person or group on the basis of race, color, religion, gender, sexual orientation, national origin, age, disability, gender identity and expression, marital or military status, or based on any individual’s status in any group or class protected by applicable federal, state or local law.

If you believe you have been discriminated against, you may file a complaint with the Illinois Criminal Justice Information Authority. Complaint can be filed with the Equal Employment Opportunity Commission EEOC at www.eeoc.gov and/or the Office of Civil Rights at www.hhs.gov.