As the Director of Global Strategic Partnerships on the resource development team, Cassy Cox develops partnerships that enable Accion’s work, ensuring people have the financial tools they need to improve their lives.
Before joining Accion, Cassy supported strategic partnership development and project implementation in the U.S., the U.K., Kenya, Liberia, South Sudan, Somalia, Singapore, India, and around the world. Most recently, Cassy worked as a Strategic Advisor at DataKind, a data science nonprofit. Prior to that, she also worked at Concern Worldwide and the International Rescue Committee.
She holds a bachelor’s degree in Political Science from the University at Albany and a master’s degree in Global Affairs from New York University.