Meet Our CAC Team

Jacqueline Burgess,

M.Ed., NCC., LPC.

Executive Director & Counselor

Jacqueline is the Executive Director and Therapist. She is a graduate of Auburn University and holds a B.S. in Psychology and M.Ed. in Counseling. She has been a Nationally Certified Counselor for over a decade and is specially trained in Trauma-Focused Cognitive Behavioral Therapy as well as trauma-informed parenting.

Sarah Flint,

M.Ed., NCC., LPC 

Forensic Interviewer

Sarah is our Forensic Interviewer. She has worked at the Tri-County CAC for over three years and has been specially trained by National Children’s Advocacy Center as a forensic interviewer. Sarah holds a B.S. in Psychology and M.Ed. in Clinical Mental Health Counseling. In addition, she is certified as a TF-CBT therapist.

April Anthony,


RITE Medical Director & SANE

April is our RITE Medical Director. April is a certified Family Nurse Practitioner and has been a nurse for over 20 years. She has received specialized training by the International Association of Forensic Nurses and CHIPS to conduct our pediatric SANE exams locally in a child-friendly environment.

Amanda Amat, 

M.Ed., NCC., CRC.

Family Advocate & Counselor

Amanda is our family advocate and associate therapist. She is a graduate of Auburn University and holds a B.S. in Human Development & Family Studies and M.Ed. in Clinical Rehabilitation Counseling. Amanda is a Nationally Certified Counselor and a Certified Rehabilitation Counselor.