Executive Director, Joining Forces
U.S. Army, Spouse
Sheila Casey recently joined the White House as the Executive Director of Joining Forces working alongside the First Lady, Dr. Jill Biden. Prior to Joining The White House, Sheila Casey was the Chief Operating Officer of The Hill, a top U.S. political publication available in print and online with a focus on The White House, Congress, policy, campaigns, lobbying, business and international news. It is widely recognized as the leading source of congressional news. Prior to joining The Hill in 1997, she was the Director of Finance at the Texas Council on Family Violence in Austin, Texas. Additionally, Sheila spent 7 years at Grant Thornton, a national CPA firm, where she was an audit manager. She graduated with honors in accounting from the University of Colorado.
Sheila was a military spouse for over 41 years. She has lived throughout the United States, Europe and Egypt and has been an active member of military spouse organizations throughout her husband’s military career and since his retirement.
Sheila supported Blue Star Families as the Board Chair for over 10 years, overseeing the growth of the organization by over one thousand percent (1000%), and now supports the Blue Star Families Board of Directors as a Board Emeritus. Additionally she is a member of the Board of Advisors for The Bob Woodruff Foundation. Sheila is published in several national news outlets and speaks to audiences on military spouse and family issues.