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Child Protection Accountability Commission (CPAC)

CPAC Membership

The Delaware Child Protection Accountability Commission is hereby established. The Commission shall consist of 24 members with the at-large members and the Chair appointed by the Governor, shall be staffed by the Office of the Child Advocate and shall be comprised of the following:

Commissioners And Designees

Statutory Role Name/Title
Secretary of Services for Children, Youth and Their Families
16 Del. C. § 931(a)(1)
The Honorable Josette Manning,
Secretary, DSCYF
Director of the Division of Family Services
16 Del. C. § 931(a)(2)
Carla Benson-Green,
Director, DFS
Two Representatives from the Attorney's General Office
16 Del. C. § 931(a)(3)
James Kriner, Esquire,
Deputy Attorney General
Director, Special Victims Unit

Abigail Layton, Esquire,
Deputy Attorney General
Director, Family Division
Two Members of the Family Court
16 Del. C. § 931(a)(4)
The Honorable Michael K. Newell
Chief Judge, Family Court

The Honorable Joelle Hitch
Judge, Family Court
One Member of the House of Representatives
16 Del. C. § 931(a)(5)
The Honorable Melanie George Smith
Delaware State Representative
One Member of the Senate
16 Del. C. § 931(a)(6)
Senator Margaret Rose Henry
Chair of the Child Placement Review Board
16 Del. C. § 931(a)(7)
Neal Tash
Chair, CPRB
Secretary of the Department of Education
16 Del. C. § 931(a)(8)
The Honorable Susan Bunting
Secretary, DOE

Susan Haberstroh
Director, Policy and External Affairs
Director of the Division of Prevention and Behavioral Health Services
16 Del. C. § 931(a)(9)
Susan Cycyk
Director, DPHBS
Chair of the Domestic Violence Coordinating Council
16 Del. C. § 931(a)(10)
The Honorable Michael K. Newell
Chair, DVCC

Maureen Monagle
Executive Director, DVCC
Superintendent of the Delaware State Police
16 Del. C. § 931(a)(11)
Colonel Nathanial McQueen,
Superintendent, Division of State Police

Corporal Adrienne Owen,
Detective, Domestic Violence
Unit, Delaware State Police
Chair of the of the Child Death Review Commission
16 Del. C. § 931(a)(12)
Garrett Colmorgen, M.D.
Chair, CDRC
Investigation Coordinator
16 Del. C. § 931(a)(13)
Jennifer Donahue, Esq.
Investigation Coordinator
One youth or young adult who has experienced foster care in Delaware
16 Del. C. § 931(a)(14)
Nicole Magnusson
One Representative from the Public Defender's Office
16 Del. C. § 931(a)(15)
Kathryn Lunger, Esq.
Statewide Director,
Family Court Practice Group
At-large Member - Interagency Committee on Adoption
16 Del. C. § 931(a)(16)
Member of IACOA
At-large Members - Law Enforcement
16 Del. C. § 931(a)(16)
Major Robert McLucas, New Castle County Police Department

Sgt. Reginald Laster, Supervisor of the Family Services Unit, New Castle County Police
At-large Members - Child Protection Community
16 Del. C. § 931(a)(16)
Randall Williams
Chief Executive Officer, Children’s Advocacy Center
At-large Members - Child Protection Community
16 Del. C. § 931(a)(16)
Janice Mink
At-large Members - Child Protection Community
16 Del. C. § 931(a)(16)
Ellen Levin
At-large Members - Child Protection Community
16 Del. C. § 931(a)(16)
Allan De Jong, M.D
Medical Director, Children at Risk, CARE Program, Alfred I. duPont Hospital for Children
At-large Members - Child Protection Community
16 Del. C. § 931(a)(16)
Ginger Ward
CPAC Chair


Statutory Role Name/Title
CPAC Executive Director
16 Del. C. § 931(c)
Tania M. Culley, Esquire
Child Advocate
CPAC Staff
16 Del. C. § 931(c)
Stepfanie Scollo, Office Manager
Rosalie Morales, Chief Policy Advisor

900 King Street
Suite 210
Wilmington, DE 19801
Voice: (302) 255-1730
Fax: (302) 577-6831

6 West Market Street
       Suite 1
       Georgetown, DE 19947
Voice: (302) 856-5720
Fax: (302)856-5722