Cassandra Meador is a community-oriented and service-minded leader dedicated to restoring agency and empowerment to disenfranchised and incarcerated communities, both in her hometown of Tulsa, Oklahoma and across the world. Her academic and professional background is in poverty, trauma, and women and gender issues, all of which help her to develop diverse and inclusive communities that empower those they serve. Cass’s passion for writing and creativity merges with her passion for service in her work with Poetic Justice. Her research focuses range from PTSD and nightmares to building community in tabletop roleplaying games. Her international studies and work abroad are also diverse, and ranges from fighting poverty and substance abuse in Chile to discussing gender equity strategies with activists and politicians in Iceland.
Updated May 2021.