Howard Ernest, President

Howard Ernest has known the Scharbarth family since 1972 and is honored to serve as the President of the Board of Directors for Kathy's Legacy Foundation. See more...


Ginny Scharbarth, Co-Founder/Executive Director

Ginny Scharbarth is the mother of Kathy Scharbarth. Shortly after Kathy's murder Ginny testified in the California State Assembly on behalf of Bill AB2467- Victim Safety through GPS Monitoring. See more...


Michael Scharbarth, Co-Founder/Vice-President

Michael Scharbarth is the younger brother of Kathy Scharbarth. Michael honors his sister’s memory by working to revive hope in the lives of victims and children impacted by domestic violence. See more...


Michael Peterson, Secretary

Michael Peterson’s daughter, Whitney, is a friend and classmate of Madison Scharbarth. Madison’s amazing resiliency, and that of the entire Scharbarth family, has given him the motivation to help Kathy’s Legacy become a leading advocate for women and children that suffer from domestic violence. See more...

 


David Slania, Treasurer

David Slania is an experienced business executive and leader with more than 20 years of successfully managing sales, marketing and operations teams. See more...


Dr. Lori A. Love, Ph.D.

Dr. Lori Love is a clinical psychologist who works with families in the areas of marriage, divorce and child custody.  She specializes in child custody evaluations, mediation, and Parent Coordination. See more...


Jim Willis

Jim Willis was the police detective who investigated Kathy’s case. After the conclusion of the investigation Jim developed a bond with the Scharbarth family. See more...