Cassandra Martin-Himmons, LMSW
As one of PHI’s Workforce Development Specialists, Cassandra’s role is to support the creation of workshops and other initiatives to enhance the professional development of direct care workers and their supervisors. As such, she facilitates and contributes to the design of skill building workshops in addition to facilitating train the trainer workshops to teach PHI signature curricula using adult learner centered teaching methods. She also designs and conducts focus groups with client organizations to inform training design and workforce development interventions.
Prior to coming to PHI, Cassandra worked within the fields of healthcare and workforce development. While at Madison Strategies Group, Cassandra was the co-developer of the CareerLift program which helped individuals with limited access to educational and work opportunities maintain employment and advance in their careers. Cassandra’s professional interests lie in workplace wellness and in assisting individuals with navigating their way through life’s challenges that impact their ability to work.
Cassandra, a licensed social worker, earned her MSW degree from Columbia University and has 15 years of experience within the field of social services.