At a Glance
Understanding and advocating on policy issues affecting the communities philanthropy serves and the sector at-large.
Get to know Cassidy
Describe what you do in your role.
I provide research and program support on legislative and public policy issues and assist members of the CMF community in engaging with the policymaking process.
What do you enjoy the most about your work?
I most enjoy participating in so many different policy areas and working alongside so many different partners. Every day is unique and offers the chance to learn something new.
What are the causes you’re most passionate about?
Equitable access to quality childcare and early childhood education, youth development and mental health.
What inspires, challenges or motivates you?
I’m inspired and motivated by the communities that have supported me throughout my life. I hope to use my career to help build a Michigan full of vibrant communities that allow us to thrive.
What do you love about Michigan?
From exploring the Metroparks system to climbing the dunes at Sleeping Bear National Lakeshore, it’s hard to beat the countless opportunities to enjoy the outdoors all over the state.