Gail joined CASA in 2013 and she has had been assigned to 11 children so far. Currently she is the CASA for a teen mother and her new born child, as well as 3 siblings she has had for over 2 years. Gail is a very productive and busy volunteer; also being involved with Circles, Cherry Street Youth Center and her church. Gail and her husband, Doug, have 5 children and Gail is also busy with home schooling her youngest child. She has 1 grandchild, so far. With CASA Gail has been active not just as a certified advocate but as a recruiter, helping with fundraisers and promoting outreach activities. Gail was recently named Advocate of the Year at CASA of the 31st Judicial District for 2015, at the Annual Open Board Meeting and Recognition Banquet.