2015 Overall Event Chairs

Colleen Masterson


Colleen was born and raised in Orange County, but graduated from Marquette University in Milwaukee, WI where she graduated with a Bachelors degree in Communications. She subsequently returned to California to begin a career path in marketing and advertising where she managed consumer direct mail promotions, and eventually spent time as a managing editor for a local eNewsletter. She recently received a Professional Designation degree in Merchandise Marketing from FIDM, and honed her social media skills working at a digital marketing firm. Prior to accepting the role of overall Chair for the 2015 Friends of CASA Holiday Luncheon, Colleen previously chaired the both the Social Media and Public Relations Committees and has also served as a member on the CHOC Glass Slipper Guild Gala Committee. Colleen currently sits on the FOCASA Board as Community Outreach Director. She resides in Newport Coast with her son, Ethan and husband, Sean.

Tiffanie Foster


Tiffanie Foster earned her BA in Art History from CSULB’s acclaimed School of Art with a special emphasis in the Italian Renaissance.  Prior to starting a family, Tiffanie served in key management positions in the make-up and fashion industry. Tiffanie has extensive experience in the creation and facilitation of promotional activities, public relations and special events.  Tiffanie frequently volunteers her artistic talents and time in support of charitable organizations including CASA, Mariners Church, and The Pegasus School. An avid champion for foster care issues, Tiffanie has served on the Executive Committee of the Friends of CASA Holiday Luncheon twice previously, and is especially honored to serve as the overall Chair for the 2015 event alongside Colleen Masterson. Tiffanie lives in Newport Beach with her husband Mark and her two beautiful daughters Arabella (12) and Ireland (10).    

CASA of Orange County is proud to present this year's chairs and committee who have made this wonderful event possible. With great thanks to our sponsors and volunteers, as well as many supporters who have donated time, money, effort and products in-kind, we give you our appreciation and present our team for 2015. We would also like to recognize the many quiet heroes who have given so much of themselves to make this event successful.


Thank you! Thank you! Thank you!


Event Chairs


Tiffanie Foster

Colleen Masterson 

Executive Committee

Elizabeth Carpino

Stacie Capobianco

Judy Chang

Kimberly Matties

Stephanie Finn

Marisa Gallegos

Sara Guggenheim Jarrett

Lori Jackson


Shawni Jackson

Patty Juarez

Debra Klein

Sandi Marino

Lourdes Nark

Janine Diede Wald

Jaynine Warner

Tracy Wiegand

Event Committee

Gwendolyn Black
Jen Blanchfield
Cristen Boden
Cathie Cardelucci
Andrea Casaw
Kathryn Cenci
Erika Clemons
Janet Colclaser
MacKenzie Collins
Bree Cox
Teri Cullen
Jennifer Dauderman
Jodi Estwick
Janet Evans
Maggie Flornes
Christy Frank
Sandra Gee
Brandy Habermehl
Rebecca Hall
Kim Harris
Helen Hayden
Annette Hellmich
Debbie Holmsen-Leedom
Katie Houlahan
Bobbie Howe
      Fidela Irigoyen
Molly Jolly

Anette Juptner-Gonzales

Deborah Keillor

Kelly Keyes

Elisabeth Laurence Brow

Richelle Lavin

Julie Leigh

Jaci Lindstrom

Weeda Lutfi

Debbie Masek

Kristen McCarthy

Kandace McMenomy

Debbie Miller

Kellie Peterson

Jill Pillsbury

Erin Shapiro

Brenda Sietsema

Shannon Smaldino

Stacey Smith

Stefanie Stamires

Holly Valentino

Sara VanDusen

Shea Watson

Becky Wills

Lauren Wong