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 John

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

John Franich

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

Program Operations Manager, Men and Women

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

Novella Franich


David Moseley

Men's Program Staff

Dawn has been volunteering with SVTC since her husband began the program 4 years ago, and she stepped into the Intake Coordinator position last year. Above and beyond her work with SVTC, she is a mom to 5, and grandmother to 3. She is passionate about helping those in addiction and their families.

Dawn Baker

Admissions Coordinator

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

Women's Home Staff

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