Co-Director of SJGR
Co-Director of Sanctuary Paranormal:
Dave Juliano 
Philadelphia, PA
"My main goal is to assist anyone that is in fear of spirit activity in their home."  Dave founded the first paranormal website on the internet in 1994,
The Shadowlands: Ghosts and Hauntings.   He is the author of Positive Energy for Haunted Homes, Ghost Research 101: Investigating Haunted Homes, Armor of God..  He has been researching ghosts for over 34 years his primary area of focus is demonology and deliverance/exorcism. He has consulted on thousands of cases.  He grew up in a haunted house for over 29 years and experience normal spirit activty and demonic activity. His background is in law enforcement and private investigations. He is a graduate of the Cape May County Police Academy and he has also majored in History and World Religions.  He is an ordained Independent Catholic Priest. He has also teaches Ghost Research 101® and other classes at The GhostHunter Store ® which he owns.  He personal website is:  
Co-Director of SJGR
Co-Director of Sanctuary Paranormal:
Pat Kibby
Having founded another team in 2010, Pat joined Sanctuary Paranormal in 2016 to advance her knowledge of the paranormal to include hauntings of a more negative type, and to help those who are suffering and have nowhere else to turn. Pat received her Bachelors of Science degree from Centenary University in 2014, attaining the honor of Summa cum laude. She is currently employed by Integra Life Sciences as a Sr. Supply Chain planner, in which she has 30 years of experience. She has attended the Rhine Institute, taking classes in parapsychology and consciousness and has attended training about the Demonic with a Catholic priest. She is the former host of ‘Famously Haunted’, a radio show on LiveParanormal Radio and is a wife and mother too!

Assistant Director of SJGR
Roseanne Balliet
SJGR and Sanctuary Paranormal
Roseanne is a certified veterinary assistant and is working on being a licensed pharmacy technician as well.  " I became interested in the paranormal when I was young and set out on a personal journey to find my own answers because there was so much skepticism on the topic. When I found those answers I decided I wanted to help people find their own answers however possible. That's when I joined SJGR. I hope to be able to help people with the paranormal for years to come."

Assistant Director of SJGR
Emmy Abdill
Born and raised in NJ, Emmy graduated from Rider University with a Bachelor of Science in both Finance and International Business. Since then, Emmy has been working as a licensed mortgage professional. (NMLS: 1431244).  Emmy has experienced many paranormal encounters prior to joining South Jersey Ghost Research, and currently serves as Assistant Director of the organization. “Not everyone is prepared for those bumps in the night. That’s where we come in, and most of us have experienced them ourselves.”
Assistant Director of SJGR
Greg HcHugh

Greg has a bachelors degree in occupational safety and environmental health from Millersville University.  He works as a safety manager for a construction company.   "I became interested in the paranormal because of some of the TV shows and I joined the group after I was given some equipment that I wanted to learn how you use."

SJGR Team Leader
Chelsea Lynch
SJGR and Sanctuary Paranormal
Chelsea served in the United States Air Force as a security forces member and has an Associate’s Degree in Criminal Justice from Everest University. She is an avid genealogy researcher in her spare time. She currently homeschools her three children while being a stay-at-home mom. She recently became ordained under the National Association of Christian Ministers and is currently taking seminary courses. "After having my own paranormal experiences as a child, I've been interested ever since. I joined SJGR so I could investigate the paranormal to find answers to my experiences and I can also help people at the same time. It is very fulfilling to me to know that I am helping people through the hardest times of their life."
Public Relations Coordinator:
Sharon Vincz

Burlington, NJ
Sharon is currently working as a library director. She has a BS degree from the College of Charleston.  "I have always been interest in the paranormal since childhood.  This infatuation became heightened after experiencing a number of strange events in the historic locations that I worked.  SJGR had provided an opportunity for me to enhance my understanding of the paranormal and discern what is factual and what is supernatural. I can to use this knowledge to help others who have experience paranormal activity and are in pursuit to comprehend the unexplained."
Amy Andrews 
SJGR and Sanctuary Paranormal
Amy Andrews was raised in Caldwell, NJ and now resides in West Caldwell with her husband and their two children.  Amy has ten years of experience as a Corporate Travel Agent for American Express and ADP.  For the past eleven years she has worked as a Teacher’s Aide for Caldwell/West Caldwell School District.  Since 2015, Amy has been a member of different paranormal research organizations.  She has experience with a number of tools and technologies that assist in our investigations.  Amy’s primary goals are to help people in their time of need, and to continue to search for the truth within the paranormal field 
Pamela Solomon-Maccabee
SJGR & Sanctuary Paranormal Certified Investigator
Pamela J. Solomon-Maccabee holds degrees in Journalism and International Relations.
Ms. Solomon-Maccabee has sat on The Boards of both Business, Volunteer Organizations, as well as Religious Institutions.  She has always had a love of studying religions.  In the 1980’s She made her first volunteer trip to Israel and it led her to deepen her studies in The Old Testament.   She has always had an interest in The Paranormal and in 1993 she Co-Founded her own group.
Kathleen Smith 
Philadelphia, PA 
Kathy is a retired Police Officer. She holds a BA from Temple University in Biology, Associate Degrees from Philadelphia Community College in Anthropology and in Sociology. "I joined SJGR to satisfy my personal curiosity about the life after death and to help seek scientific proof that our existence continues after death of the body. I like visiting cemeteries, as I feel that the dead and our ancestors should be remembered and respected. Cemeteries contain a lot of history and are often the only reminder of once lived."

Joe Moyer
SJGR and Sanctuary Paranormal

Leslie Lagani 
Sanctuary Paranormal Consultant
Lanoka Harbor, NJ 
"I was drawn into paranormal research to validate what I already know, that we don't die. My area of interest is to utilize my mediumistic abilities to bridge the gap between us and the other side.  Hopefully acting as a  catalyst for spiritual growth and healing for those in both worlds." Leslie's special talent is helping clients to maintain a positive attitude and that helps lessen their fear.
Jim Diamond
SJGR & Sanctuary Paranormal Certified Investigator

Nikki Steward
Sanctuary Paranormal Consultant

Tim Becker
Honorary SJGR Member 
Philadelphia, PA  
Tim is a police officer. He also served 10 years active duty in the U.S. Air Force as a high voltage electrician. "I grew up in a 19th century plantation home in South Carolina that was quite active with paranormal activity. Since becoming a member of SJGR, I have a better understanding of the paranormal activity that I experienced growing up. I look forward to helping others ease  their minds about paranormal events that may be occurring in their lives".
Team Leader:
Randy Niedt
SJGR Certified Investigator  
Wrightstown, NJ 
Randy is currently the Command Chief Warrant Officer the the New Jersey Army National Guard holding the rank of CW5.  With over 28 years in the Military, he has been an Aviator, Safety and Occupational Health Manager and an Administrative Specialist. At a young age, he had an experience with what he believes to be paranormal and from that experience has always had a fascination with life after death and what awaits us beyond this plane.   Memorial Page

To become a SJGR Certified Investigator, trainees
must complete a minimum of the following:
  • Cemetery training investigation/restorations
  • Indoor investigation training investigations
  • Equipment training
  • Intro to PsychicProtection/Development/ Paranormal Sefl Defense training
  • EVP & ITC Training
  • Preternatural (Demonology) Iroduction
  • Additional classroom sessions
  • Score of at least an 80 on written test
  • Pass a practical exam
  • 3 months probationary period
    Spring/Summer  2019 Trainees

    Katie -

    Janet McMichael McHugh -

    Kristi Depew - 

    Ron Shemelia - 

    Gail Stibitz - 

    Kim Hart - 

    Britttany Febus - 

- has attended indoor training
- has attended outdoor training
- has attended equipment training/classroom training
- has attended intro to psychic protection/development training
- has been given written test or quiz


Members In Memoriam

Randy Niedt

Lou Gentile

Harry Thomas

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