jason beebe, president
Jason joined the CASA Board in 2010. He has worked in banking for 16 years and currently serves as a District Manager for Fifth Third Bank. Jason was a long time resident of Charlotte, and more recently joined the Eaton Rapids community. His bond with CASA's mission stems from his adoption at a young age into a large loving family. He possesses an incredible dedication to the CASA Board and his management strengths and commitment have served to navigate and support CASA though transition, development, and growth.
John Bailey, VICE PRESIDENT
John Bailey joined the CASA Board in 2012 and previously volunteered as a CASA volunteer. John has served as the Pastor of Charlotte Church of Christ for the last ten years. He and his wife, Sharon (of 38+ years) moved to Charlotte after John completed a 23 year career in the cable television business. They have two sons whose families now have brought six grandchildren into their lives. He graduated from Spring Arbor University majoring in Human Resource Management and has a Master's Degree from Ohio University in Telecommunications Management. He holds the work of CASA dear as he feels God's heart in serving the children. John's wisdom and heart for service to the community permeates his contribution to CASA's mission.
Jessica Fox, Treasurer
Jessica S. Fox joined the CASA Board in 2009. Jessica is an attorney at Nolan, Thomsen & Villas, P.C. in Eaton Rapids, Michigan. Her primary practice areas are Family Law and Probate/Estate Planning. Jessica currently lives in Charlotte, but was born in Hastings, where her extended family still resides. Jessica began volunteering in high school to serve community meals to individuals once a week and has continued to volunteer for different organizations ever since. Jessica is honored to serve on the board of a number of organizations. When not practicing law or attending board meetings she likes to take photographs, scrapbook, and run.
TRICIA WARREN, SECRETARY
Tricia Warren joined the CASA Board in 2013 and previously served as a CASA volunteer. Tricia is currently an accomplished attorney at the Michigan Court of Appeals. She also recently married her husband, Jared Warren who is an IT professional at Liquid Webb. Tricia has always enjoyed volunteering. She was a Girl Scout throughout elementary, middle, and high school, which afforded her the opportunity to travel to Mexico to help construct a hospital in a rural village. Throughout college, she volunteer to mentor children below grade level in reading and later began volunteering with CASA in 2008. She was a consistent advocate for a case that had numerous workers and transitions before the children obtained permanency. When she is not volunteering, Tricia enjoys reading, writing, and making jewelry.
Jon Zamora, Board Member
Jon Zamora joined the CASA Board in 2012. Jon and his wife Shelly are 14 year residents of Eaton Rapids coming previously from Lansing. Jon and Shelly's family consists of five children and 6 grand children. Jon is a Manager with KPMG LLP's advisory practice bringing his 25+ years of experience in Information Technology (IT), consulting, and process development to CASA's Board. Jon and Shelly have become part of the CASA team because they believe that each child deserves a loving family and a chance at a fulfilling life. Jon and his wife bring endless positive energy and innovation to CASA. John's hobbies include traveling, auctioneering, and spending time with family.
SHEILA HOWE, BOARD MEMBER
karen hosler, board member
Karen Hosler joined the CASA Board in 2016. She is an IT Project Manager at Jackson National, where she has worked for 15 years She manages a wide variety of projects providing leadership, organization, team development and timely project results. She currently resides in Haslett, and was an active volunteer for over 20 years in her previous community of East Lansing. Her interest in helping kids in foster care drew her to our organization. Karen earned her undergraduate degree in Business Management and Organizational Development, and brings capabilities in strategic planning, solid skills in management and program planning and execution experience. Her favorite pastime is playing with her grandkids, and relaxes by reading and knitting.