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Cassie Walter

Researcher, Health and Human Rights Program

Human Rights Center


Cassie Walter (she/her) is a first year Master of Social Welfare (MSW) student at UC Berkeley in the Strengthening Organizations and Communities pathway. Her interest in child welfare reform is influenced by her previous work as a Family Advocate at the Center for Family Representation, a public defense organization representing parents with child neglect and abuse cases in New York City. As part of her MSW program, she is also an intern at Just Advocates, a family and systems-level advocacy non-profit in the Bay Area. Cassie received her B.A. in Sociology from Connecticut College.