Virtual Engagements & Special Events Manager
Kassandra Schroeder is a PCMA certified Digital Experience Strategist (DES) and currently serves as World Council’s Manager of Virtual Engagement & Special Events.
Kassandra has been lending her strategic vision to various WOCCU and WFCU events, including the World Credit Union Conference, since 2015. In 2018, she spearheaded initiatives to expand to virtual programming, taking point on the development of a dedicated WOCCU Webinars online platform during the pandemic, and is now responsible for managing World Council’s virtual learning and engagement environments.
She has also developed best practices and processes for the execution of both virtual and in-person events across the organization (such as 2020's “Considerations for Planning a Virtual AGM”), and hopes to continue to make World Council programming more accessible to members far and wide.
Prior to World Council, Kassandra worked for an international language services company, and worked on events for UW’s International Learning Community and the UW Language Institute.
She holds a bachelor’s degree in Linguistics from the University of Wisconsin-Madison and completed an international summer course with The University of Bonn. She has completed Cvent’s Virtual Events Training course and Advanced Event Management certification. As an avid reader, she has also served as president for a local library foundation.