Advisory Commission on GAL/CASA

Purpose

To provide the State Office of GAL/CASA with recommendations and advice regarding GAL/CASA services, training and program standards in the State of Indiana.

Members Representing Local GAL/CASA Programs

Region One

Coleen Connor
Tippecanoe County CASA
Lafayette

Katie Hall
Crossroads CASA
Rensselaer

Rebekah McClure
Boone County GAL/CASA
Lebanon

Region Three

Cindy Booth
Child Advocates, Inc.
Indianapolis

Therese Miller
Advocates for Children
Columbus

Deena Personett
Jackson County CASA
Seymour

Region Two

Annette Craycraft
CASA of East Central Indiana, Inc.
Anderson

Kurt Kiefer
Miami County CASA Program
Peru

Katina Silver
CASA Program of Howard County, Inc.
Kokomo

Region Four

Kristin Bishay
Monroe County CASA, Inc.
Bloomington

Suzanne Draper
Vanderburgh County CASA, Inc.
Evansville

Dena Held
Knox County CASA
Vincennes

 

Members Representing the Judiciary

Region One

Magistrate Jeffrey Miller
Lake Superior Court, Juvenile Division
Crown Point

Region Two

Magistrate Lori K. Morgan
Allen Superior Court
Fort Wayne

Region Three

Magistrate Heather Mollo
Bartholomew Circuit Court
Columbus

Region Four

​Judge Brett Niemeier
Vanderburgh Superior Court (Juvenile and Probate Division)
Evansville

Members At Large

Judge Stephen Galvin
Monroe Circuit Court, Division. 6
Bloomington

Judge Darrin M Dolehanty
Wayne Superior Court
Richmond

 

Staff Contacts

Leslie Dunn, J.D.State Director
State Office of GAL/CASA
Indiana Office of Court Services
(317) 232.2542
leslie.dunn@courts.in.gov

Teresa LylesState Program Coordinator
State Office of GAL/CASA
Indiana Office of Court Services
(317) 232.2542
(800) 542-0813
teresa.lyles@courts.IN.gov