Cassandra Bensahih

A Bright Past

Former Executive Director of EPOCA – Ex-Prisoners and Prisoners Organizing for Community Advancement

During her time as Executive Director of EPOCA, Cassandra Bensahih gained enormously strong organizational skills in human resources and leadership development with regard to relationship building, outreach, legislation and campaign development, as well as public speaking.



Current Work

Coordinator at MASC – Massachusetts Against Solitary Confinement

An advocate for prisoner’s rights, Cassandra fights to reduce the amount of days inmates are allowed to be held in solitary confinement. 

ACLU Canvasing Coordinator – American Civil Liberties Union