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Cassie is a mid-20 something Black, pan woman and a Ghana native who also calls Chicago home. Raised in academic institutions, Cassie is prepared to put all she has learned to good use with the pursuit of a policy-driven career after she completes her PhD.
Her research examines the socio-political, legal, and policy factors that instigate the high maternal death rates among Black women and mothers in the US and in Ghana. To see how her research is developing, check out: Asante Warrior Fun fact(s): she is a spoken word poet , photographer, digital graphic artist, writer, kickboxer, and a vegan foodie.