Noteworthy Dates

There are no up-coming events

Meet Our Team

A small but dedicated staff evaluates referrals, manages volunteers, consults legal advisors, supports board members, interfaces with National and Michigan CASA Associations, and more.

Stephanie Sheler

Executive Director

Read more

Coming soon!

Advocate Supervisor

Read more

Amy Smith

Advocate Supervisor

Read more

Clare Parks

Administrative Coordinator

Read more

Rosemary Allen

Advocate Supervisor

Read more

Deb Kammer

Advocate Supervisor

Read more

Kari Williams

Program Manager

Read more
Samantha Johnson

Samantha Johnson

Development Coordinator

Read more


Board of Directors

A diverse group of community representatives assists with fundraising, program policies and procedures, public relations and promotional activities.

Heidi Hendricks
Creston Industrial Sales

Vice President
Geoffrey Boutelier
Component Engineering
Director of Sales

Tony Grossa
BHS Insurance
Employee Benefits Producer

Lisa Young
JetCo Federal
Director of Administration


Derek Aten
Vice President - Commercial Banking, West Michigan Communuity Bank

Nancy Brozek
Director - Development and Communications, North Country Trail Association

Richard L. Chrisman, CPA, MST
Shareholder, Hungerford Nichols CPAs + Advisors

Brian Lassiter
Academic Advising, Davenport University

Sara Padnos
Realtor, Keller Williams Grandville

Gerri Pasi

Andy Rent
On-Air Personality, The River 100.5/Townsquare Media

Anthony T. Williams, Jr.
Assistant Vice President for Student Rights and Responsibilities and Dean of Students, Michigan State University



Current Committees

  • Donor Development
  • Event
  • Community Connections
  • Program and Policy
  • Board Recruitment, Election, and Retention
  • Volunteer Advisory

© 2023 CASA of Kent County. All rights reserved. Privacy Policy.