Texas CASA welcomed Lorraine Martinez, Executive Director of the the STAR Health Program and one of our newest board members, in the latest edition of Conversations with CASA. Martinez breaks down the resources and services available through STAR Health as well as how CASA volunteers can access them on behalf of the children they serve.
Martinez has served as the Executive Director of the STAR Health Program at Superior HealthPlan since 2018. She has worked directly with the Texas foster care community for the past 23 years. She first began her calling protecting abused and neglected children working as a Child Protective Specialist, continued her social work tenure employed as a Regional Director for a Child Placing Agency, served as a CASA volunteer and Child Welfare Board President.
Conversations with CASA is an online series from Texas CASA that explores current issues and trends affecting child welfare, our children in care and our network.