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Who We Are

Board and Staff

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We’re proud to introduce our Board of Trustees and staff who are committed to the mission and vision of our organization.

Board of Trustees

E. David Hieb, President
Terri Schieder, Vice President
Calvin Longer, Treasurer
Anne Glenning, Secretary 

Adam Busler, Esq.
Susan Curcio, Esq.
D’Ann Glenn
Guy Hackney
Dr. Karen Callaghan Holvick
Ted Lands
Ty Miller
Veronica Morey
Ken Steinberg


Lauren Crenshaw, Executive Director
Jennifer Valentine, Director of Program Services
Terry Norton-Wright, Director of Development
Nick Orlando, Director of Finance
Jillian Ryan, Training and Evaluation Manager
Karen DeRosa, Grants Manager
John Oelkers, Outreach and Recruitment Manager
Thanaia Riddick, Intake and Permanency Manager
Judy Simpson, Development Manager
Shannon Casula, Older Youth Services Coordinator
Amber Hahn, Program Coordinator
Jessica Stern, Program Coordinator
Megan Heal, Case Coordinator
Shirley Bannan, Case Coordinator
Lauren Sanahi, Administrative Assistant
Kyleigh Primus, Travelling Visitation Assistant

Our Impact This Year

  • Percent of children reunified with parents


  • Number of current active CASA volunteers


  • Number of hours donated by CASA volunteers


  • Number of recommendations made on behalf of the children
    Number of recommendations made on behalf of the children


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  • City of Atlantic City
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  • Foster Karney Foundation Fund
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  • United Way
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  • Avalon Lions
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  • OceanFirst Bank

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  • Jewelers for Children
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  • Atlantic County Utilities Authority
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  • Boardwalk Hall
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  • AtlantiCare
  • Sturdy Savings Bank
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  • Atlantic City Electric
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  • Tropicana Atlantic City
  • Golden Nugget
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  • Greater Atlantic City Charities
  • Parkshore Development
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  • Law Office of Paul Tendler
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  • Linwood Country Club
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