Debi Koelkebeck

Executive Director

Debi volunteered as an advocate in Newton County and saw first-hand the impact of CASA. She knew that children in Jasper County needed advocates, so she founded Jasper County CASA. Debi has been our executive director since 2019. She holds a bachelor’s degree in business administration and is a CPA. Debi has been a full-time volunteer since Jasper County CASA began.

Chelsi Scott Jasper County CASA

Chelsi Scott

Program Director

Chelsi has been with Jasper County CASA since September of 2019.

She holds the following degrees:

MSW from KU


BACM with biblical justice emphasis from OCC

Kelly Hartley

Director of Development & Marketing

Kelly was a member of Class 13 and served as an advocate before joining our team in August of 2022. She holds a Bachelor of Arts in communication from PSU.

Skylar Myers

Advocate Supervisor

Skylar has been with Jasper County CASA since March of 2022. She holds a BSW from MSSU and an MSW from MSU. Skylar is responsible for our pre-service training content and implementation.

Courtney Newman

Advocate Supervisor

A member of our team since September of 2022, Courtney holds a bachelor’s degree in criminal justice administration from MSSU. Courtney is responsible for our intake process and serves as our Family Treatment Court liaison.

Lisa Sewell

Advocate Supervisor

Lisa has been with us since January 2023. In addition to being a supervisor, she also coordinates the Fostering Futures Program here at Jasper County CASA. She holds the following degrees:

BA in Psychology from California State University Channel Islands

MS in Counseling & Guidance from California Lutheran University

Ericka Freeborn

Advocate Supervisor

Prior to joining our staff, in August of 2023, Ericka was a foster parent with a CASA assigned to her case. Ericka is responsible for kids programs, parties, and activities. She holds two degrees from MSSU, a Bachelor of Arts in English and a Bachelor of Arts in Spanish.

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