Meet JoDe Rickard

JoDe is passionate about helping our community and is VERY passionate about animals! She is the Marketing Director for Big Country CASA, which advocates for children in foster care in court and other areas of their life throughout their journey in the child welfare system. JoDe is currently going to back to school for her social work degree, and she is a member of the Abilene Young Professionals. She is married with one daughter, who is a freshman at Wylie and wants to pursue a career in Veterinary medicine. They have 6 fur babies: 2 cats, 2 little dogs, and 2 rescue pit mixes. JoDe is a regular foster for Long Way Home Pitbull Rescue out of College Station.