Cassandra Porter

Director of Planning & Procurement

Cassandra (she/her) is the Director of Planning and Procurement Department at SHCNM. She writes the grants for both government and foundation funders, oversees procurement, administration, and reporting associated with the grants to assure compliance. She also coordinates special events, oversees the donor program, coordinates social media aspects of SHCNM, and has recently started up a new volunteer program. Cassandra has six years of experience as a grant writer, and currenly represents SHCNM in the Albuquerque Strategic Collaborative meeting.

Cassandra is a mother of two adult children, the grandmother of two lovely granddaughters, and lives with her five chihuahuas and two ducks. She is a veteran of the U.S. Air Force, and enjoys gardening, photography and interior decorating.