Contact Us

Our peaceful mountain-top campus is tucked away in the Blue Ridge Mountains so our students can focus on healing.

P.O. Box 375
Basye, VA 22810

Meet the Teen Challenge Program Staff

Here are some friendly and familiar faces you’ll see around the campus.

Pastor Justin_Matthewwest

Pastor Justin is especially passionate about seeing families restored. This passion is driven by the transforming work God did in his family through the ministry of Teen Challenge. His desire is that no family would struggle alone in the fight against addiction.

Justin Franich

Co-Executive Director
Pastor Ashley

In addition to serving at Teen Challenge, Pastor Ashley is a Mom of 2 homeschooled girls. She is a graduate of Christ for the Nations with a degree in practical theology. Her heart is to lead people to an authentic relationship with Jesus.

Ashley Franich

Co-Executive Director

Phillip O'Rourke

Men's Program Manger

Peggy is a very authentic strong-willed woman of God, who is full of integrity and carries a Christ-like Spirit and a compassionate heart.

Peggy Hauff

Admissions & Development Coordinator

David Moseley

Men's Program Staff

Novella is Co-founder with her husband John. Serves as campus administrator and is known around campus as Momma Novella.

Novella Franich

Pastor John

John Franich is President,co-founder with his wife Novella. Is board chairman, Pastoral Counselor. Has a BS in Psychology, Masters in Religion, MDIV in Professional Ministries.

John Franich


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