Cassie Fowler is Chief People Officer at Pledge (formerly Pledgeling), whose mission is to Power Generosity. In this role, Cassie is responsible for driving the company’s culture initiatives and impact strategy. Pledge is a proud member of the United Nations Global Compact, Conscious Capitalism, Pledge 1% and PledgeLA, and was honored by Fast Company as one of their Most Innovative Companies and World Changing Ideas (2021).
Prior to joining Pledge, Cassie spent 15 years building global programs to support international nonprofits and media networks, including Amnesty International, The Green Belt Movement International, Al Jazeera English and Bloomberg Africa. In these roles, Cassie pioneered the first corporate giving partnerships with companies such as Google and Pact. Working hand-in-hand with 2004 Nobel Peace Laureate Dr. Wangari Maathai of Kenya and the Nobel Women’s Initiative, Cassie drove the launch of the Billion Trees Campaign in 2006 in partnership with the United Nations, which has planted 15B+ trees to date.
Cassie holds two degrees from the University of California, San Diego and is a frequent guest speaker at universities and conferences. After traveling the world and living in the UK, Kenya, and Washington, DC throughout her career, Cassie now resides in Southern California with her husband and twin toddlers.
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