Meet the Team
Sandi Shaner- President
Marsha Jurgens- Harris- Secretary
Marsha Harris, now serving as secretary and director of Carly’s Cause, has worked with special needs
children in both educational and group home settings for a combined total of 23 years. Coupled with
her BA degree in psychology and continued education, her experience and enthusiasm is a welcome
asset to Carly’ Cause.
Our Board of Advisors
Ron’s latest patent is for a device that enables a visually impaired person the ability to identify an item when in physical range of that item. It utilizes a smartphone and special coded adhesive labels.
Stephanie Draper is an Event Planner and Fundraiser. She is also am accomplished vocalist with a BA in Voice and Vocal Performance.Stephanie has established herself in several capacities as an Event Specialist. From Weddings to Banquets, Private functions, and Seminars, Stephanie brings her skill and devotion to the team, to raise funds for Carly's Cause. In addition she acts as a guest instructor for the children in the music program.
Mr. Solis- is a master guitar player, vocalist and international touring musician. He has patience and kindness in the way he relates to the children and that leads them to want to play music.
Mr. Alex Toporovsky is our Art teacher who is accomplished as an artist and seeks to instill real skills into the children by teaching techniques they would learn at the college level but in a child like manner. See our Art Fundraier page for some of Alex's works.