Cassandra joined the Fulfillment Fund as Vice President of Development in January 2015. In this role she oversees the organization's fundraising efforts by working closely with the Chief Executive Officer, Chief Operating Officer, Board of Directors and Development team. Cassandra is deeply committed to the mission and values of the Fulfillment Fund and seeks to grow a community of supporters for current and future Fulfillment Fund students.
Prior to joining the Fulfillment Fund, Cassandra served as Director of Development for LA’s BEST, a nationally modeled after school program. With a background in finance and client relations as well as being a champion for social justice through education, she found her niche in fund development for non-profits.
Cassandra spends all her free time with her family and building community in Los Angeles. Having lived abroad, she also loves to travel and explore the outdoors, and attempts to stay centered with her daily morning runs.
She earned her B.A. in Latin American Studies from Tulane University and M.A. in International Political Economy and Development from Fordham University.