Staff

KACS is primarily run by local community volunteers, providing everything for bookkeeping, reporting, correspondence and direct family support.  A small team of staff provide case management, support and administrative tasks for the agency.

Melanie Weiler

Melanie Weiler

Executive Director

Melanie has been the Executive Director at KACS since March 2013 with over 19 years of non-profit management experience. She provides support for staff and large volunteer base as well as oversight of the operations, program and financial development. Email: melanie@kacsonline.net

Kate Miller

Kate Miller

Nutrition Services Manager

Kate Miller joined KACS after 9 years with the Chester County WIC program. She is bilingual, has an extensive knowledge of family nutrition and is a certified lactation counselor with a Bachelors in Nutrition from West Chester University.
Email: kate.miller@kacsonline.net

Lenda Carillo

Lenda Carillo

Emergency Assistance Case Manager

Lenda joined KACS in August 2015 as a bilingual Emergency Assistance Case Manager. Lenda works with individuals and families who are experiencing early stages of instability, assisting with rental, heating and other assistance that may be needed. Email: lenda@kacsonline.net

Amy Scheuren

Amy Scheuren

Emergency Assistance Case Manager

Amy Scheuren joined KACS in August 2016 as Emergency Assistance Case Manager. She is bilingual and works with participants experiencing the highest levels of crisis in the homeless prevention and rapid rehousing program. Amy has worked in Guatemala and has many years of social service experience as a licensed social worker.  Email: amy@kacsonline.net

Elizabeth Flores

Elizabeth Flores

Housing Stability Case Manager

Elizabeth Flores joined the KACS team in October 2017 as the Housing Stability Case Manager, adding support and long-term case management to KACS clients who have experienced chronic homelessness and recently secured permanent housing. Elizabeth holds a Bachelor’s of Social Work from LaSalle University and has experience in supporting families and individuals in crisis, with a concentration on immigrant families. Email: elizabeth@kacsonline.net

Meg McCown

Meg McCown

Administrative Assistant

Meg began as a Food Cupboard volunteer in 2012 and joined the staff team in 2015. As Administrative Assistant, Meg handles communications as well as administrative and volunteer support. Email: meg@kacsonline.net

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