CASA of Jefferson and Gilpin Counties

Help us reach our goal of $65,000 to recruit and train 40 volunteers to advocate in court for the safety and well-being of abused and neglected children in Jefferson and Gilpin Counties.

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Staff

Part Time Staff:
2
Full Time Staff:
9
Contract Staff:
0
Volunteers Annually:
189
Retention Rate:
63%

Leah Varnell, CEO/Executive Director
Start Date: 2005

Leah has had a leadership role in CASA Jeffco/Gilpin since its inception in 2000. She was a Program Manager from 2001-2005 and CASA advocate from 2001-2005. Leah has 18 years experience with NPO operations advocating for family and child welfare issues. She has a BA in Sociology.

Boards

Board Type:
Local
Meetings per Year:
10
Term Length:
3
Term Limit:
0
Total # of Board Members:
10
Clients on Board:
No
# of Client Board Members:

Board Demographics:

Female:
3
Male:
7
Transgender Female:
0
Transgender Male:
0
Gender Other:
0

Black or African American:
0
Asian:
1
White:
8
Hispanic or Latino:
1
Multiracial:
0
American Indian or Alaska Native:
0
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander:
0
Other Ethnicities:
0

Average Number of Years Current Board Members Have Served on Board

6

Attendance Percentage for Board Meetings

76%

Percentage of Board Members that Contribute Dollars

100%

Percentage of Board Members that Contribute In-Kind

100%

Percentage of Board Members that have Completeted the Colorado Secretary of State's Nonprofit Board Member Course:

100%

Nonprofit completed the Colorado Nonprofit Association's Excellence in Principles & Practices Recognition Program?

No

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