The West Virginia Center for Civic Life is a nonpartisan, nonprofit 501 (c) (3) organization that helps citizens engage in community dialogue and action-planning on important public issues affecting our state and our nation.
LEARN ABOUT THE CENTER'S WORK
MEET THE TEAM
Betty Knighton | Executive Director
Betty Knighton has been the director of the West Virginia Center for Civic Life since its founding in 1998. A primary focus of her work has been building a network of public dialogue in the state through collaborative partnerships with educational, civic, faith-based, and governmental organizations.
Jean Ambrose | Program Coordinator
Jean Ambrose, West Virginia Center for Civic Life project coordinator, was a founding member of the Center and served as President of its Board of Directors for several years. She is engaged in all facets of the Center’ s work, including organizational development and training programs
Board of Directors
Kelli Jo McNemar