Joelle Casteix is the volunteer Western Regional Leader for SNAP, the Survivors Network.
Named one of Orange County’s 100 Most Influential People of 2015, Casteix is an author, journalist, speaker, and advocate. She’s also the leading “in the trenches” expert on the prevention and exposure of child sex abuse and cover-up—especially within institutions such as the Catholic Church, Boy Scouts and public schools.
Her blog, The Worthy Adversary, has become a leading voice in survivor advocacy, exposing abuse and cover-up, child safety, and parenting strategies.
Her other writings have appeared in the Orange County Register, Los Angeles Times, OC Family, and Parenting.com