Lucas Seilhymer

Executive Director

Starting as Executive Director of CASA in 2014 he has brought a background in fundraising and finance to the position. Lucas has transitioned the agency from having 4 volunteers to now over 40. A Vermilion County native, he received his bachelor’s degree from University of Illinois and is also a graduate of Schlarman High School.

Lauren Zitkus

Advocate Coordinator

Lauren has been with CASA for a year. She has a master’s degree from Eastern Illinois University in Family Services. She has worked at Cunningham Children’s Home and joined CASA after two years of being a private agency case manager.

Karah Trinkle

Unassigned Case Manager

Karah is a recent graduate of SIUE with bachelors in psychology. She is taking on our brand new unassigned case manager position. She will be supervising cases that have no current volunteer ensuring CASA of Vermilion and Edgar Counties is serving 100% of our cases.

Lindsey Ahart

Advocate Coordinator

Lindsey graduated from Illinois State University in 2010. Her career began at Big Brothers Big Sisters in Peoria, IL where she developed a love for social work. She has been a licensed child welfare specialist since 2015 and has joined CASA after working for two private agencies as a case worker.

Mimi Quinn


Mimi is a current U of I student and was 1 of 2 recipients of the national CASA association Akerman scholarship award.
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