OF THE YEAR
James Screeden, Mary Stith and Jillian Holmes
In addition, CASA Kane County presented CASA/GAL Mary Stith with the Distinguished Advocate of the Year Award. Mary joined CASA Kane County in 2011. She has closed 2 cases, serving a total of 6 children and is currently managing her third case involving 4 children in 3 separate placements.
New this year, the Freshman of the Year was awarded to CASA/GAL Jill Holmes. Jill was sworn in as a CASA/GAL in 2016 and within 10 days she accepted her first case; that’s still continuing to date. Jill has also successfully completed two Probate cases with ease and desires to do more.