All posts by Frank Lazzaro

Richard, Kristina

Kristina Richard was born on July 4, 1990 in Massachusetts before moving to South Jersey in 2012 and has been a member of NJROPE since 2012. She is currently the Assistant Director for the Southern branch of the group as well as the Tech Manager for the team.


Associates Degree- Graphic Arts- Digital Photography- Springfield Technical Community College Certificate – Pharmacy Technician- Burlington Community College


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Lazzaro, Frank

Frank PhotoFrank Lazzaro was born on May 15, 1973 in Camden County, New Jersey. A life long South Jersey native, he was exposed to the paranormal world at an early age, continued to have experiences and over time developed a strong desire to learn how to find ways to understand these personal experiences. His first opportunity to begin investigating the paranormal was under the guidance of Nancy Tursi and the now defunct Double Visions Paranormal Group located out of Palmyra, NJ. Dedicated and desiring to learn more, in early 2009 Frank founded and currently is the director of NJROPE, which operates throughout New Jersey, Eastern Pennsylvania, and Delaware. NJROPE currently consists of approximately 30 members, all of whom share his desire to learn about the paranormal world, but more importantly to assist people who are having paranormal experiences in understanding and dealing with their given situations. He has written several classes, which are part of the intense NJROPE training process, with variations offered to NJROPE clients and the public through lectures intended to increase education and awareness about the subject. Frank has completed over 300 paranormal Continue reading Lazzaro, Frank

Tursi, Nancy

Nancy Tursi is a fourth generation psychic, who was born with the Gift of the Sixth Sense. Who is well known within the Metaphysical Community – She is a certified Psychic Medium, having studied at the reknown Omega Institute in New York, under New York Times bestselling author and Hollywood executive Producer James Van Praagh. In addition to being a psychic medium, she has certifications as Continue reading Tursi, Nancy

Sullivan, Tammy

Tammy Sullivan was born March 19th, 1965. She was raised by Italian parents in the city of Springfield, Massachusetts. She graduated from an all Catholic High School and went on to attend Springfield Technical Community College after which she graduated with an Associates Degree in Science and one in Respiratory Therapy. Over the years, Tammy has had over 20 years experience working for Continue reading Sullivan, Tammy

Mocknick, Cheryl

Cheryl Mocknick was born, raised, and lived all her life in and around the city of Philadelphia. Her interest in the paranormal began in her teenage years when she had a brief encounter with a spirit in her bedroom late one night. After that incident, she began reading books on the paranormal, especially those written by Hans Holzer. As an adult, Cheryl began watching every ghost hunting show on television which fueled her passion for the paranormal and gave her a strong desire to become an investigator. After attending a couple of public ghost hunting events hosted by the Garden State Ghost Hunters Society, Cheryl was hooked. Her journey into paranormal investigating began when she joined the Fairless Hills Paranormal Group in February 2011. With FHPG, she learned to investigate haunted public locations. In March of 2013, Cheryl met members of NJROPE  and joined the group Continue reading Mocknick, Cheryl

Howell, Michael

Michael Howell began his journey into the paranormal while studying occult and Native American traditions. Finding it to be a calling, he has since delved head first into occult and mystical knowledge, Native American customs and paranormal theory. Michael has had numerous unexplainable experiences while delving into magickal concepts. He considers himself a paradox in that he is both a believer and yet very skeptical and scientifically minded. The desire to find confirmation on his past experiences–and his hunger to capture the truth–has driven him to become a paranormal investigator. Michael joined NJROPE 2012. His willingness to teach helped him to become one of the Officers of NJROPE in 2012. Mike left the team in 2013. Continue reading Howell, Michael

Coonelly, Katie

Katie Coonelly was born on October 4, 1989, in Voorhees, New Jersey. Katie’s interest in the paranormal dates back to the childhood conversations she had with her father, although she believes that he would deny it. Katie has been apart of NJROPE Paranormal since August 2010. Formerly, Co-Director of NJROPE Paranormal, her willingness to learn and advance her knowledge and skills have promoted her through the ranks in a rapid ascent. She began her investigative career at Fort Mifflin where she had her first personal experience of being touched on the back of the neck in Casemate 5. This experience has propelled her desire to learn how and why such experiences happen and what she can do to help those people with similar experiences in their lives. Continue reading Coonelly, Katie

Morony, Kerry

Kerry PhotoKerry Morony was born December 4, 1971. She is NJROPE Co-Director and Case Manager. She has always been fascinated with the mysterious world of the paranormal, and has had a few experiences during investigations that just make her more determined to expand her knowledge and assist people with developing an awareness and understanding with their relationship with the paranormal.

Kerry’s career as a Continue reading Morony, Kerry


NJROPENew Jersey Researchers of Paranormal Evidence (NJROPE) is  a New Jersey based paranormal group located in Gloucester Township, New Jersey.  Originally started in 2009, the group conducts investigations into the paranormal claims of private homes, businesses,as well as public locations.  NJROPE has a Northern NJ Branch, a Southern NJ Branch, a Pennsylvania Branch as well as a Continue reading NJROPE