Kelly Pennington

Director, Cabin Mountain Living Center

Kelly was born and raised in West Virginia. She started with us as an intern and is now the assistant director of cabin mountain living. Kelly has a Bachelor of Science in Psychology and a degree in Culinary Arts. She also holds a life coaching certificate from American Association of Christian Counselors and is certified to teach Strategies for living.

Kelly is devoted to helping young adults grow, prosper, and help them reach highest level of independence in their daily lives. Kelly teaches numerous courses at Cabin Mountain such as baking, budgeting, life skills, and she also coordinates all the activities the residents engage in on a day to day basis. These skills are translated into daily living and help clients reach new degrees of autonomy.

Kelly has a wide degree of skills and interests that she shares with the residents of Cabin Mountain. These include: hiking, fishing, swimming, crafting, sports, baking, horseback riding as well as many other things. These activities provide stimulation for the residents and teaches clients effective coping skills in the face of stressful events.

Donna Fridley, Assistant Program Director


Donna has lived in Tucker County since 1978 with her 3 grown children, finance and his 3 sons. Donna owned and operated a daycare business from 1998 to 2014.  Her passion for helping others, capacity for compassion and desire to help her community led her to be a Personal Development Mentor with Q&A Associates in 2018.  She has completed the Symmetry Neuro-PT certification to become a Neuro-Pathway Training Technician.   Her natural ability for helping others comes naturally, and it shows in how she works with the clients and families we serve.    She is currently pursuing her BA in Psychology.   Donna’s hobbies include painting, puzzles, crocheting, riding ATV’s, baking and she has a recent passion for horses.

Destiny Bland, Mentor

Rocky Nestor, Mentor

Tabitha Cook, Mentor, Life Coach

Krisitie Arbogast, Mentor

Crystal Replogle, Mentor


Kevin Guidas, Mentor

Trecie Coleman, Mentor

Douglas McFarlin, Mentor

Scooter Goldman, Wood Shop Instructor