Phantom Detectives LLC offers a diverse group of investigators from different disciplines to suit your home or business's needs.
Joshua Chaires is the Director/Founder of Phantom Detectives LLC. He is a paranormal investigator, writer, researcher, musician, and publicist. Chaires got interested in the supernatural at an early age while watching Unsolved Mysteries with Robert Stack. His interest in the supernatural peaked in 2002 when he had the opportunity to investigate The General Wayne Inn in Marion Station, Pa. Chaires is a 2008 graduate of West Chester University and a future graduate student majoring in Business Administration. In 2014 Chaires co-founded the Summerwind Restoration Society along with Wisconsin paranormal investigator Craig Nehring. Their goal was to use the original blueprints of Summerwind Mansion to restore, rebuild, and relaunch Summerwind Mansion as a museum. With its haunted history Summerwind is known to be one of the most haunted locations in Wisconsin. In August of 2020 Chaires founded Phantom Detectives LLC to help people who were going through paranormal experiences. Using the Paranormal Research Society blue-print Chaires is hoping to build a team of renowned paranormal investigators and is dedicated to helping people that are going through these experiences. Chaires has investigated the Sanderson Museum, Selma Mansion, Mill of Anselma, White Chimneys, The General Wayne Inn, Fort Mifflin, Pennhurst, Smyrna Museum in De, Paoli Battlefield, Gettysburg, Chadds Ford Historical Society, and many other locations. On May 21, 2021 Joshua's future LLC company purchased the rights to the late Art Bell's former affiliate directors news program Dark Matter News. Mr. Chaires was also the former producer of Dr. J Radio Live and Amy on the Radio.
Lead Investigator/Tech Manager PDLLC, Executive Director/Director of Investigations ERC
Rick Warner is the Executive Director and the Director of Investigations for Extraterrestrial Research Center. Over the past several years, in addition to becoming a certified UFO Field Investigator through MUFON, Mr. Warner is also a UFO researcher, and is the U.S. Ambassador to the Italian UFO Federation FUI. He is also the Tech Manager and Director of Client Relations for Phantom Detectives, a paranormal investigation group. He has appeared on several radio shows and podcasts as well as a TV show Docudrama series episode called "Unstoppable". He has always had a lifelong interest in UFO’s and the paranormal since he was a child. Including his own experiences of spotting a UFO as well as several ghostly visitations. Mr. Warner is currently employed doing construction part time, and teaching private martial arts lessons. In addition, he is studying forensic science, information technology, and has earned several certificates. His hobbies include creating graphics, designing websites, playing the ukulele and writing music, and singing karaoke.
Psychic Medium/Case Manager
Melissa Ferrazzano is the Psychic Medium/Case Manager/Assistant Lead Investigator of Phantom Detectives LLC. She grew up in Delaware County, Pennsylvania. Since she was a very young child, Melissa has had experiences with spirits. This continued into her adult life. In addition Melissa would also have premonitions about things that were yet to happen, and finally embraced these abilities. Ferrazzano began studying Mediumship, and Psychic development. She has studied various healing modalities such as shamanic healing, crystal healing, emotional freedom technique (EFT) tapping, remote viewing, past life regression therapy, and life coaching. Currently Melissa holds certificates in Psychic and Advanced Mediumship development, and recently studied Advanced Mediumship under Psychic Medium Cindy Kaza from the show “the Holzer Files. At this point in time she continues to take courses to improve in her development. Melissa also owns her own business as a Psychic-Medium and Life Coach. This is where she conducts face-to-face and virtual readings for clients. With her background being in the administrative and accounting field Melissa has spent the last few years as a full-time homeschooling special-needs parent. One of her biggest passions is being a freelance writer on the side. For many years Melissa has been a paranormal enthusiast and loves all things having to do with paranormal investigations. In the past Melissa has even been on a few of her own in the past few years! Melissa spends her free time watching every ghost hunting show she can, and is a huge fan of the show “The Holzer Files.” She loves spending time with animals and connects deeply with them as well. Melissa truly enjoys reading for her clients, getting to know them, and they really enjoy her caring and compassionate nature. Spending time with her family, doing cardio-kickboxing fitness, and taking walks in nature are some of the other meaningful things Melissa truly enjoys.
Mark Anthony "The Psychic Lawyer" and "Psychic Explorer"
Mark Anthony the Psychic Lawyer® and Psychic Explorer® is the author of best sellers Never Letting Go and Evidence of Eternity. Mark’s credentials are unparalleled in the paranormal world. He’s a fourth generation psychic medium, Oxford educated trial lawyer who has tried over 300 jury trials and is a member of the U.S. Supreme Court Bar. He furthered his gift of Mediumship at the Arthur Findlay College for the Advancement of Psychic Science in England. As The Psychic Explorer, Mark Anthony travels the world examining supernatural phenomena at spiritual and mystical destinations. Mark is an expert in Spirit Communication, Survival of Consciousness, Near-death Experiences and the paranormal. He has an extensive background in quantum physics, history, archaeology, philosophy and theology—and he’s got a great sense of humor. Mark is featured regularly on Television and major talk radio shows like COAST TO COAST AM. He appeared on the CBS hit show “The Doctors” and information he provided during a reading helped crack a cold case murder. Mark Anthony co-hosts the new hit show “The Psychic & The Doc” on Transformation Network. He is a columnist for Best Holistic Life Magazine. A dynamic public speaker headlines at conventions, expos and organizations such as IANDS, Edgar Cayce A.R.E., Vale Symposium & universities including Brown, Columbia, Harvard & Yale.
Occult Symbol/Spiritual Beliefs Researcher
Holly Faust is the occult symbol/spiritual beliefs researcher for Phantom Detectives LLC. She is a paranormal investigator, writer, researcher, esoteric minister, reiki master/teacher, psychic/medium and child advocate. Holly got interested in the paranormal at a young age watching documentaries with her dad and when she started hearing and seeing things no one else could. Her interest came to fruition in 1994 after the death of her closest friend, many told her he wouldn’t go to heaven because of his suicide and she started on her quest for knowledge. At 20 years old she was in a severe car accident and was what first responders stated as “dead” and had a near death experience. Over the last decade she has put a primary focus on spirituality and occult research. Working on teaching investigators the importance of the clients spirituality in the investigative process along with the importance of historical research. She also strives to aid others in a better understanding of occult symbols. Holly has been investigating for over 30 years and has had the opportunity to investigate many locations throughout the United States. She has spent a large amount of time in Gettysburg, PA researching intelligent and residual hauntings. Other locations that she has investigated include Malvern Manor in Iowa, The West Virginia Penitentiary West Virginia, The Bellaire House Maryland , Mansfield Reformatory Ohio, Sorrel Weed House Savannah Georgia, St Alban’s Virginia, Keighley Mansion Uniontown PA, Wildwood Sanitorium New York, Hinsdale House New York, and many others. She has also has conducted hundreds of private investigations. She had the opportunity to study under many veterans in the field. She was a guest a few times on Paranormal Insider Radio discussing Gettysburg Hauntings and near death experiences. She also had the opportunity to visit and see how the paranormal is investigated by the Rhine Institute in Raleigh North Carolina. Holly’s focus over the last two years has been writing and aiding new and young paranormal investigators on their paths in the field. Faust also worked with Paranormal Research Society/PRS. Website: https://acm1mommy.wixsite.com/hollyswitchykitchen
Graphics Designer/ Social Media Manager
Rajdeep is a Professional Graphic Designer from Bangladesh. He has have a great passion for creating clean, unique, elegant designs. His designs have a payed a key role Phantom Detectives LLC’s history. His mission is quite simple, help a business to grow through effectiveness. Currently he is skilled in Graphic Design using: - Adobe Illustrator - Adobe Photoshop