Alana K. Cassidy

Director of Sponsorships, Council of Independent Colleges

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Alana K. Cassidy joined CIC in 2017 and is the director of sponsorships. Her responsibilities include managing CIC’s sponsorship fundraising strategy and enhancing partnerships with businesses and other organizations. She also supports CIC’s leadership development programs, including the Executive Leadership Academy and the Senior Leadership Academy. Prior to joining CIC, Cassidy served as director of business development for Academic Search. Earlier, she held positions as events operations manager and as marketing assistant at the Ronald Reagan Building and International Trade Center. She holds a bachelor’s degree in business marketing and a minor in Spanish from Bloomsburg University of Pennsylvania. Cassidy was originally hired as development manager at CIC.