Cassandra takes pride in making others feel welcome and important. Her work is an example of this. Currently, Cassandra, or Cassie as she is known around the office, serves as the professional learning community coordinator. In this role, she strives to ensure that educational professionals and partners feel connected and in-the-know when it comes to Michigan Virtual’s Professional Learning Services.
Cassie also has a passion for education, children and fitness. Prior to joining the organization, Cassie earned her Bachelor of Science degree in elementary education and worked as a program director and teacher for Lakeshore Preschool. Cassie’s passion for fitness oftentimes spills over into the workplace. She regularly encourages colleagues to join her in various health or fitness endeavors. In her free time, Cassie finds her best inspiration practicing yoga by the lake, hunting with her dad, or enjoying a giant cupcake and conversation with a stranger.