Denise Fritch has been a CASA since 2014 and has been working with at risk youth for more than 25 years in a variety of settings. Denise is currently a Substitute Teacher with Ventura County Office of Education; serving Special Education youth ages 5-22 years of age. Formerly a Deputy Probation Officer with Ventura County Probation, she has a vast knowledge of the Juvenile Justice System, Court Schools, residential treatment centers, group homes and non public schools. She is bilingual in Spanish and holds a Bachelor’s Degree in Sociology and a minor in Criminal Justice. Denise is passionate and dedicated to advocating and supporting at risk youth.