Heather Murphy Executive Director 

CASA of Lane County

Board President

Heather Murphy is the Executive Director of CASA of Lane County.  Prior to that she spent 14 years as the director of the Family Relief Nursery in Cottage Grove.  She earned a Bachelor of Arts degree in Planning, Public Policy and Management from the University of Oregon.  Heather lives in Cottage Grove with her husband and three children. She served as a Cottage Grove City Councilor for eight years and was Council President for four of those.  Heather has served on numerous committees at the local, county and state levels focusing on child abuse prevention, early childhood programs, rural healthcare and education.