This is a  staff list for Briar Patch Ranch for Kids in Groveport, OH

(Formerly Known As: Eagle's Nest Ranch & Academy)

(we are working to acquire the complete records for ALL years)


We advise current and/or former staff to report any abuses you may have witnessed while working at Briar Patch Ranch for Kids.  For information on your rights and how to take action, visit  If you were fired or forced to resign because you opposed any illegal and/or unethical practices at Briar Patch Ranch for Kids, you have the right to take action. 


If you were harmed (family or survivor) by Briar Patch Ranch for Kids, please contact if you remember the long-term employees and from which years.  This will help!   Also, if you recognize any of these staff as having worked at another program, please send in any information about their past or present employment at other facilities and/or cults.


At this time, Briar Patch Ranch for Kids, is under preliminary investigation.




Additional Information
Christine Messick School Coordinator
Name and Address [back]  
 Public Address No address information on file. 

 License and Registration Information
 Credential  License Type  First Issuance Date  Effective Date  Expiration Date  Status
 I.0007152  Independent Social Worker  07/21/1995  07/22/2011  07/21/2013  ACTIVE
 S.0013092  Social Worker  09/21/1991  09/21/1993  09/21/1995  EXPIRED


Demographic Information
Educator: Messick, Christine J State ID:
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State ID: Gender: Female
First Name: Christine Last Name: Messick
Middle Initial: Jo-Ellen Date of Birth: 12/12/1966


It appears that the individual licensed as a social worker and the individual licensed as an educator have different middle names.  In order to verify that Christine Messick is licensed, we will need her middle name. 

(Briar Patch Ranch for Kids, like many other programs in this industry, keeps a "tight lid" on any specific information regarding their staff, qualifications, and practices.  Please contact us with the names of any staff of which you have firsthand knowledge or experience.  Thank you for your help.)


 Last Updated: April 13th, 2012

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