ZaDonna M. Slay was named Executive Director of Savannah/Chatham County Court Appointed Special Advocates (CASA), Inc. by the local Board of Directors.
Slay, 25, of Savannah, Georgia, is responsible for daily operations of the CASA program including, the administration of the Corporation and its programs and the recruitment, training and supervision of program staff and volunteers, and promotes the mission of the program to the community.
ZaDonna is a graduate of Savannah State University (Bachelor’s of Social Work) and the University of South Carolina (Master’s of Social Work). Her community affiliations include Chatham County Youth Commission Graduate Advisor, Savannah Metropolitan Chapter of the National Forum for Black Public Administrators and Delta Sigma Theta Sorority, Inc. Savannah Alumnae Chapter.
The Savannah/Chatham County CASA was started in 1991. In 2009, approximately 200 trained volunteers of the local program served almost 500 children that came through the foster care system.
The goal of the program is to ensure that every child has a safe and permanent home as quickly as possible.
The CASA volunteer advocates for the safety, permanency and well-being of the child.
For more information, contact our office at (912) 447-8908 or visit our website at www.savannahcasa.org.