Oct 14, 2021
Lauren Pavlasek, Community Engagement Specialist

Lauren has served as the Community Engagement Specialist for CASA of Tarrant County since March 2019. Prior to joining CASA, she served as a Development Officer for an international nonprofit that served the impoverished in Thomazeau, Haiti. Lauren also served children who had suffered abuse and neglect at the Center for Child Protection in Austin, Texas for 2 years prior. Lauren holds a Bachelor of Science degree from The University of Texas at Austin in Human Development and Family Sciences. 

As the Community Engagement Specialist, she is responsible for outreach efforts by building new relationships and fostering current relationships through community partnerships, engaging potential volunteers, and educating the community on what CASA does for the children that we serve. She is passionate about getting others plugged into serving our community and is an advocate for the work that CASA does for the children in our foster care system.