Kassandra A. Elekes
Deputy Director, State Communications
Kassandra serves as the Deputy Director of State Communications for the Foundation for Excellence in Education and is responsible for crafting strategic communication campaigns and cultivating stakeholder engagement to support the foundation’s mission of building an education system that equips every child to achieve his or her God-given potential.
Prior to joining the Foundation, she worked with Florida’s business community to develop innovative solutions to the Sunshine State’s current and future challenges as the Florida Chamber Foundation’s Director of Marketing and Engagement.
Her experience also includes serving as the Florida Department of Education’s Director of Digital Media and as the Community Relations Manager at the Florida Department of Elder Affairs.
She holds a bachelor’s degree in Communication Studies from Florida State University and a master’s degree in Integrated Marketing and Communication Management. She is passionate about improving outcomes for all students, especially her daughter and son.