Local named to national children’s advocacy leadership council
Steffani Simbric, administrator of the Iowa Child Advocacy Board, has been appointed to the State Leadership Council of the National Court Appointed Special Advocate/Guardian ad Litem (CASA/GAL) Association for Children. Simbric’s appointment recognizes her expertise and dedication in advocating for children’s welfare. As a member of the National Leadership Council, Simbric will contribute to the development of ideas, recommendations and feedback on practices that affect state CASA organizations. She will also play a role in conceptualizing and developing supports, tools and communications tailored to the specific needs of state organizations. Simbric’s appointment to the National Leadership Council is a two-year term.