Cassandra West is an associate at West End Strategy Team with experience supporting client teams in developing messages, as well as media and stakeholder outreach strategies, that convey perspectives and deliver clear calls to action. She recognizes the importance of communications in influencing policy.
She is a graduate of Howard University with a degree in psychology. She is among a number of colleagues who started their careers at WEST as an intern. Earlier, she held internships at the Leadership Conference on Civil and Human Rights, where she worked with the research and communications teams, the ONE Campaign, as a government and communications intern, Issue One and on Capitol Hill in congressional offices.