Cassie Helms, Executive Director
Office: (256) 741-3299
Cell: (256) 600-3175
Cassie Helms joined ACEF as Director of Programs in September of 2015 after working with the Foundation's Calhoun County AmeriCorps Initiative in 2014/15.  She became ED in October, 2016.  Prior to ACEF, Cassie served with AmeriCorps at the Learning Community Charter School in Central Falls, RI.

Cassie earned her BS in Anthropology from Emory University in 2006, her Masters of Arts in Teaching with a focus on secondary Biology from Agnes Scott College in 2008, and her Masters of Divinity from Boston University School of Theology in 2012.

Cassie is a die-hard New England sports fan and a self-avowed scifi/fantasy geek. She's happy any time to talk sports, video games, movies, and books with the Foundation's Youth Coalition members!