Linsey Burd

Casa Manager | CASA

Linsey moved from Scotland in 2016, where she worked for 25+ yrs as a registered psychiatric nurse, gaining many years of experience engaging with, and supporting vulnerable families affected by mental illness and addiction. Linsey has a B.A. in Health Studies and an M.Sc. in Advanced Practice in Mental Health and feels her professional and academic experiences have enabled her to work in a thoughtful and compassionate way with vulnerable members of the community.

Linsey has always been driven to work to help others and was attracted to volunteer by the vision and purpose of Child Advocates of Placer County. She has been a volunteer since 2017; enjoying a variety of roles, volunteering as a CASA, a family mentor, a volunteer case supervisor and being part of the court supervisors team. She believes this experience will enhance her ability to work as part of the staff team for this amazing organization.