As Associate Director, Cassandra supports the planning, development, and implementation of strategic projects to enhance administrative systems, faculty and emeriti resources, and academic programs. She also staffs a variety of provostial committees and supports communications efforts around these and other initiatives in Vice Provost Melina Hale’s portfolio.
Prior to this, Cassandra was the Manager of Strategic Planning for UChicago Arts, where she helped develop a vision for the future of the University’s arts initiatives. She also previously held roles in the UChicago President’s Office, the Metropolitan Opera, the Huffington Post, and the governor’s office in California.
Cassandra received a BA from UCLA and an MA from UChicago, and is a current MBA student at the Booth School of Business.