Cassie Power

Associate Director for Faculty and Academic Engagement, Gephardt Institute for Civic and Community Engagement

Dr Power serves as the Gephardt Institute’s lead on the vision, strategic expansion, and impact of academic community engagement. She works with faculty and leadership across all seven academic schools – at both undergraduate and graduate levels – to assure robust and high quality opportunities for faculty and student engagement in the community through Community-Engaged Teaching.

Previously, Cassie served as Associate Professor and Community Engaged Learning Manager at the University of Utah’s Division of Gender Studies, and as Associate Professor at Westminster College in Salt Lake City, Utah. She earned her PhD in Social Psychology and Women’s Studies from the University of Michigan.