Meet Our CASA Volunteers

THE PERSON BEHIND THE BADGE: JOHN WRIGHT

Our Person Behind the Badge this month is CASA John Wright who was born, raised and spent 18 years in northeast Arkansas in a town called Pocahontas. During junior year in high … Read more

THE PERSON BEHIND THE BADGE: SANDY MEDINA

Our featured Person Behind the Badge this month is Court Appointed Special Advocate (CASA), Sandy Medina. Sandy, who will be celebrating her third year as a CASA in April, originally hails from … Read more

THE PERSON BEHIND THE BADGE: MIKE CANNON

Growing up in West Texas, CASA Volunteer, Mike Cannon, probably never imagined his career in pipeline engineering, operations and management would span 38 years and take him to Oklahoma, California and … Read more

THE PERSON BEHIND THE BADGE: CHARLOTTE HORN

Our CASA Volunteer featured this month, Charlotte Horn, is a 5th generation Austinite, whose great, great, great grandfather owned a bathhouse on Shoal Creek, where a park named for him now … Read more

THE PERSON BEHIND THE BADGE: MARY MOODY

This month’s featured CASA Volunteer, Mary Moody, was born and raised in Bastrop, to a care-taker/stay-at-home mom and a millworker dad. Growing up as an only child, and a daddy’s girl, … Read more

THE PERSON BEHIND THE BADGE: JORGE GOMEZ

Our featured CASA Volunteer, Jorge Gomez was born and raised in the South Texas town of Kingsville. One of three children (he claims he is the oldest, smartest and the prettiest!), … Read more

THE PERSON BEHIND THE BADGE: POLLY WILLIAMS

This month’s featured Volunteer, Polly Williams is a native Texan who has lived all her life in Texas except for two years where she called Colombia, South America home while participating … Read more

THE PERSON BEHIND THE BADGE: KATHY WORLEY

Kathy Worley is a self-professed farm girl who grew up on her parents’ farm in Levelland, Texas outside of Lubbock. Her dad farmed, her mother was a stay-at-home mom and did … Read more

THE PERSON BEHIND THE BADGE: EARL ELLISOR

Earl Ellisor is a fifth generation Texan who grew up in the Houston area and married his high school sweetheart, Kathleen. He has degrees in math and physics from UT Austin … Read more