Office, Staff and Contacts

The Eastcentral Northeast PA Health Education Center
5662 Interchange Road, Lehighton, PA, 18235

Phone: 610-379-2001 ... Fax: 610-379-2005

We are located on Rt 209, 4 miles north of NE Extension in Corner Post Realty Building (next to old State Police Station)

Shelba Scheffner M.P. MCHES
Executive Director ECPAAHEC |
Debra Youngfelt  B.S.,M CHES, CTTS
Health Educator/Planner |
Elizabeth Schaffer, MPH, MS, CHES
Health Educator/Office Manager | Email:
Kat Werner, BSW
Youth Mental Health First Aid Instructor | AmeriCorps Member |

Carol M. Chaykosky, MS - Program Coordinator ( ...570-945-8289

William R. Dewar, III, MD, FACP - NEPA AHEC Clinical Coordinator (

Martin McMahon, DMD - NEPA AHEC Dental Coordinator (

Richard Silbert, MD - NEPA AHEC Behavioral Health Coordinator (