Stacie Rohn serves as the Chief Executive Officer for the Boys & Girls Club of the Eastern Panhandle where she manages clubs in all three counties. She is responsible for board engagement, resource development, marketing, and program services. She has worked and volunteered for Boys & Girls Clubs for over 20 years.
Stacie has spent the majority of her professional career working with under-served children and families in West Virginia. A native of the Eastern Panhandle of West Virginia, Stacie has committed her professional life to create hope and opportunity for West Virginia youth. She serves on The Martinsburg Initiative Executive Board and was the past chair of the Jefferson-Berkeley Alliance on Substance Abuse Prevention.
Stacie was named the Maytag Dependable Leader in 2016, was recognized as the 2017 West Virginia Mother of the Year, and most recently named the Citizen of the Year by the Martinsburg Elks.
She is the mother of Rebecca and lives in Martinsburg, WV along with her husband, Rick.
Harvey Ashworth, Business Manager, SHRP, SHRM-SCP
Harvey knows first-hand the true value the Boys & Girls Club provides having grown up as a Club Kid in Ohio. Now it’s his chance to give back, serving as the Business Manager for the Boys & Girls Clubs of the Eastern Panhandle in West Virginia.
Harvey’s brings several years of business acumen from the retail arena and combines that with 20+ years of Human Resource Management experience. He holds a degree in Social Work from Wilmington College and a Bachelor of Science degree in Human Resource Management from SUNY Empire State. He is currently the President of the Eastern Panhandle Society for Human Resource Management and teaches the SHRM Learning System at the local Community College. Additionally, he holds the designation of a Senior Professional in Human Resource from the HRCI and the SHRM-SCP designation as a Senior Certified Professional. In his spare time, he enjoys walking, biking, gardening and spending time with his grandson.
Amber was born and lived in Southern California where she began her Boys & Girls Club experience during elementary school. She moved to Berkeley County, WV in 1992 and became a member of the Martinsburg/Berkeley County Club. Amber is a graduate of Hedgesville High School. She attended the University of North Carolina at Wilmington and completed her Bachelors’ Degree in Biochemistry at Shepherd University. She began working with the Martinsburg/Berkeley County Club in 2004 as a member of the Summer Program Staff. Amber has held multiple positions in the Club since that time and is the current Director of Operations for the Boys & Girls Club of the Eastern Panhandle. She lives in Martinsburg with her husband and two sons.
Vanice is the Unit Director of the Boys & Girls Club of Jefferson County in Charles Town, West Virginia. She has been a part of the Boys & Girls Club of America family for nearly 5 years, with experience within both the Eastern Panhandle and Washington County, Maryland.
Vanice is a Shepherd University graduate with her Bachelor of Arts in History and a minor in Education. Her upbringing in Haitian American culture helps fuel her passion for working with youth, and non-profit organizations. Outside of the Club she loves to spend her time drawing, reading, and playing piano. Her favorite club activity is the Art Club, and spending quality time with her club kids.
Chris is the Morgan County Unit Director, having held that position since 2005. He began his 20+ years of experience with the Boys & Girls Club in Martinsburg, West Virginia. At the time he was just looking for a summer job while attending Shepherd University. His plan all along was to become a teacher, but the Club and the kids grabbed his heart and turned into a career.
Chris’s son graduated from Marshall University in 2018 and is currently enrolled in Wesleyan seeking his master’s degree in English Literature. His daughter Maddie just finished her Freshman year at West Virginia University and plans to become a Pharmacist. Chris is engaged to be married soon to Brenda and spends his spare time as a die-hard Mountaineer cheering on the Blue & Gold. One of his favorite Quotes comes from Mark Twain; “always do right; this will gratify some people and astonish the rest.”
Sandy Mellott, Assistant Unit Director of Morgan County
Sandy was born and raised in Berkeley Springs, WV and has worked at the local Club since 2001. She started her career as a volunteer, teaching Arts & Crafts when her son joined the Club and has been there ever since. She is currently the Assistant Unit Director for Morgan County.
Sandy holds a Bachelor of Arts degree from Fairmont State College with a minor in Speech and Theater. As a mother of three (3), they all grew up with the Boys & Girls Club. In her spare time, she enjoys painting and poetry. Her favorite quote is “Life isn't about waiting for the storm to pass...It's about learning to dance in the rain.”
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Patty came out of retirement to join the Boys & Girls Club of the Eastern Panhandle as a Program Staff member in 2017 and has since been promoted to her current position as Finance and Office Manager. She serves many roles in this capacity, being the “Go To” for all the financial and administrative functions for all three Clubs that make up the Eastern Panhandle.
Patty’s background includes numerous years of business experience in accounting, insurance brokerage and customer service for employers like ECG Wakefield Engineering, and Benefits Council of America. She and her husband Ralph ran their own florist business for 11+ years, married for 50 years, their one son- Scott works for Medstar Georgetown. In her spare time Patty enjoys dancing, walking, reading, cooking and crochet.