LATEST NEWS & EVENTS:
COURT APPOINTED SPECIAL ADVOCATE PROGRAM (CASA) ADDS TO BOARD
Jonesboro, AR – October 5, 2015 – The Court Appointed Special Advocate (CASA) program of the 2nd Judicial District’s board has added three new members. Lexanne Horton, Leigh Simpson, and Kris Wolf have joined the non-profit organization’s Board, which meets monthly in Jonesboro and serves children in five counties. The new Board members for CASA will each serve a three-year term and assist with the outreach mission and financial management of the agency whose goal is to secure a safe and permanent home for children that have been taken into foster care due to abuse or neglect.
In addition to staffing the CASA Board’s new volunteer positions, Horton is employed as Controller at Ritter & Company, Simpson serves the community at the Jonesboro Housing Authority, and Wolf is a Senior Vice President at Integrity First Bank.