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Linda McConville, Chief Executive Officer

Linda has been leading SCARC Guardianship Services, Inc. since 1992. During her employment with SCARC Guardianship Services, Inc., she has transformed the organization to a community trust agency and instituted the unique services of the Pro Se Legal Advocacy Program. Linda has advanced the organization from only two dedicated part-time employees serving a few clients to the expanded services provided today to clients from all over northern New Jersey by her professional staff.

Linda was a teacher of children with language learning disabilities and emotional disturbance in Baltimore, Maryland for ten years prior to moving to New Jersey. She earned both a Master of Science and Master of Arts degrees from The Johns Hopkins University in Baltimore, Maryland where she was also an instructor in their graduate program.   Linda is a member of the SCARC Foundation Board of Trustees as well as the Newton Rotary Club.

Jennifer Case, Coordinator of Pro Se Legal Advocacy Program and Guardianship Caseworker

A life-long resident of Sussex County, Jennifer came to SCARC Guardianship Services, Inc. in 2002 from SCARC, Inc., where she served as their public relations coordinator. Jennifer is the Coordinator of the Pro Se Advocacy Program for SCARC Guardianship Services, Inc. and assists approximately 80 families per year with obtaining legal guardianship of their family members. The program serves families in Sussex, Morris, Hudson, Warren, and Passaic Counties.

A National Certified Guardian since 2003, Jennifer shares her knowledge and experience with her clients, as well as staff and families from many high schools and area Arcs, discussing the Pro Se Program and the need for guardianship. Jennifer also serves as a dedicated caseworker for individuals we serve. In 2010 she was awarded SCARC Guardianship Services, Inc. Employee of the Year.

Jennifer is a graduate of Gettysburg College and was a former member and past president of Fredon Township Board of Education. 

Irene Linck, Senior Accountant

  Irene joined SCARC Guardianship Services, Inc. in May, 2013.  She is the Senior Accountant. She handles the financial and bookkeeping needs forSCARC Guardianship Services, Inc. 

Irene has a wealth of knowledge and experience.  Most recently, she worked at Project Self-Sufficiency as an Employment Specialist/Career Counselor and Instructor.   Irene also taught accounting at Sussex County Community College. 

Irene earned a Master of Business Administration from Fordham University in New York and a Bachelor of Business Administration from Temple University in Philadelphia. Irene is also a Certified Public Accountant. 


Judy McDonough, Guardianship Caseworker

Judy joined SCARC Guardianship Services in 2016.   She is a Guardianship Caseworker who brings a wealth of information and a true dedication to the individuals she serves.  


Deb Mabie, Guardianship Caseworker

Deb joined SCARC Guardianship Services in 2017 as a Guardianship Caseworker. She has extensive experience woirking in programs serving people with physical and intellectual disabilities, notably at Liberty Resources in Allentown, PA.   In addition, she worked for the Muscular Dystrophy Association as well as an advocacy organization for people with intellectual disabilities in Lehigh Valley, PA.   

Deb earned a Bachelor's Degree in Health Administration form Slippery Rock University in Pennsylvania.    


Heather Kinney, Financial Assistant

Heather returned to SCARC Guardianship Services in 2016 as the Financial Assistant.  She had previously served as the Executive Assistant.



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