Marin CASA Board President one of 2017 Leaders of the North Bay Honorees

Susan R. McQuaid is Board President and one of the founding members of the Marin Court Appointed Special Advocates (CASA) program. Marin CASA provides a voice for abused, neglected and abandoned children in the Marin County Juvenile Court system. As sworn officers of the court, CASA volunteers are responsible for making recommendations for the safety, permanence and well-being of every …

Marin CASA returns as a voice for children

Here’s a fact that may come as a shock to you — every year in Marin County, more than 1,000 reports of suspected child abuse, neglect and abandonment are made to authorities. As a result, children at risk are removed from their homes and, through no fault of their own, become dependents of the Marin Juvenile Court system.