The organization, including the membership, Board of Directors and staff is led by CEO, Caroline Cascio. Caroline earned her undergraduate degree in Child Life and Family Studies from Louisiana Tech University and her master’s degree in Marriage and Family from Northeast Louisiana University, now ULM. She is a Licensed Professional Counselor, a Licensed Marriage and Family Therapist, and a Clinical Fellow of the American Association for Marriage and Family Therapy (AAMFT). Caroline joined the staff of the Wellspring in 1993 as a Marriage and Family Therapist, and then served as the Director of Professional Services, overseeing the work of the agency’s Counseling & Family Development Center from 1998 until she stepped into her current role as President/CEO in January, 2014. Caroline is a graduate of Leadership Ouachita, a former member and Executive Committee member of the Jr. League of Monroe and has served on the Boards of Directors and Executive Committees of LaFASA (Louisiana Foundation Against Sexual Assault) and the Children’s Coalition of Northeast Louisiana. Caroline is an active member of Jesus the Good Shepherd Catholic Church.