Our Staff

President & CEO – Bobette A. Schrandt

Business & Finance Director – William Grier

Communications Director – Robin L. O’Grady

Community Engagement Director – Deanna Norris

Community Education Director & Volunteer Coordinator – Nicole Matthews-Creech

Court Appointed Special Advocate (CASA) Program Director – Sara A. Applegate

Early Childhood Prevention Director – Polly Mallory

Program Director – Elizabeth Stahl

Special Events Director – Kristine Masters

Our Counseling Staff & Crisis Response Team

We have an exemplary staff of Masters-level social workers, forensic experts, legal advocates, and on-call responders who comprise our Counseling Staff and Crisis Response Team. Their names are kept confidential.

CONTACT INFORMATION: For digital security purposes, please call the person you would like to reach at 517-548-1350. You also may send an email to their attention at info@lacasacenter.org and your message will be forwarded. Thank you.

LACASA Staff Insight

Why Victims Don’t Tell: Sandusky case sheds light on complexities of sexual abuse

The conviction of former Penn State assistant football coach Jerry Sandusky captured the nation’s attention and cast a spotlight on an endless question: Why don’t victims tell? Tell a parent? Tell a teacher? Tell a friend? Tell someone? We know the question well at LACASA. It comes up repeatedly in our line of work, which […]