April 2019 CEO Update

April 2019 CEO Update

As you may know, CASA is creating a strategic plan to guide our work over the next five years.  It has been an incredible process.  We are grateful for all those who contributed to our 27 year foundation and with fresh eyes we revisited and updated our mission,...
Remembering Debra

Remembering Debra

CASA, a nonprofit housing developer and property manager in the Triangle, is mourning the loss of their long-time leader. Debra King, CEO of CASA for 23 years, died Saturday, April 14, 2018, after a two year struggle with blood cancer. Remembering CASA’s Longtime...
Thinking of Debra

Thinking of Debra

 In mid-October, Debra King (CASA’s CEO) began treatment at UNC Cancer Center for a form of blood cancer.  She is on medical leave, and CASA’s Board has appointed me as CASA’s Acting CEO in her absence. Debra remains involved in providing strategic direction on...
Storms

Storms

What would you do if your life looked totally different by the end of the day? I think about our brothers and sisters in Texas in storm-ravaged areas who have to be wondering if their lives will ever be the same. I think about the folks in the tourism industry in that...