CASA and Citizen Review Board volunteers of the year were honored by Judge Kittel and Judge Shepherd on April 29 at the Oread Hotel. CASA volunteers are appointed by the Court to serve as special advocates for abused and neglected children in protective custody. Pictured, from left, are Diana Frederick (CASA director), Judge Peggy Kittel, Catherine Butel, Karen Warner (2013 winner of the Hon. Jean F. Shepherd CASA Volunteer of the Year Award), Judge Jean Shepherd (retired), Colette Gaches, Casey Forsyth and Gary Schmidt (back row).


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