Rebecca Rader serves as Chief Advancement Officer at CASA-OC, where she oversees various fundraising efforts for the agency and manages a small team of three, while working closely with the Marketing team. Prior to joining CASA of Orange County, Rader served as Senior Vice President of Philanthropy at Voices for Children – the CASA agency for San Diego and Riverside Counties. She has over 30 years of fundraising and marketing experience, and throughout her career, has raised in excess of $40 million for nonprofit causes. Earlier she served as the Director of Development at San Diego Opera, where she was responsible for all foundation and government funding. Earlier still, Rader operated her own public relations firm and worked with clients from a myriad of different for-profit and not-for-profit companies for over a decade. A graduate of UCLA with a Bachelor of Arts Degree in English, she is a native of Southern California.