Cassidy Connell, CPM
MEMBER AT LARGE – Membership
500 Mero St.
Frankfort, KY 40601
Cassidy Connell became an active member in the Kentucky Society for Certified Public Managers after graduating from the Kentucky Certified Public Managers Program in 2008. Since graduating from the program, she has served on and chaired the KSCPM Program Committee, served as President-elect in 2012, President in 2013, and Immediate Past President in 2014. On the national AACPM level, she served on the Membership Committee in 2012, interim Member-at-Large for Membership in 2014 and currently fills the Member-at-Large Membership position. In addition to the Certified Public Managers arena, Cassidy is also a member of the Kentucky Chapter of the International Public Management Association for Human Resources (IPMA-HR), where she has served on the Chapter’s By-laws Committee, and most recently is serving as the President-elect in 2015.
Cassidy received her Bachelor ’s degree in Psychology from Eastern Kentucky University in 2000 and a Master ’s degree in Industrial Organizational Psychology from Western Kentucky University in 2002. She received the “Outstanding Graduate Student” award at WKU in 2002. For the last thirteen years, Cassidy has worked for Kentucky State Government in the training, policy and human resource areas and is currently an Executive Staff Advisor for the Labor Cabinet, Kentucky State Government. Whether thru the Kentucky Society for Certified Public Managers Program, AACPM or individualized training, Cassidy is committed to connecting others with professional development opportunities .
Cassidy resides just outside of Frankfort, KY with her husband, daughter and son.