Board of directors
A Baltimore City native and current City resident, Cassie Motz has been the Executive
Director for the CollegeBound Foundation in Baltimore for the past nine years. Prior to
joining CollegeBound, Cassie served as a Deputy Chief of Staff to Governor Martin
O'Malley. She also served as Deputy Legal Counsel to Governor O'Malley and as the
Interim Director of the Governor's Office for Children.
Cassie graduated from Dartmouth College and Yale Law School. Between college and
law school, Cassie taught at a public middle school in the South Bronx, New York
through Teach for America. She practiced law for several years in Washington --
prosecuting homicide and domestic violence cases as an Assistant U.S. Attorney, and
serving as a Deputy Attorney General for the District of Columbia government,
representing the city's child welfare and mental health agencies.
In addition to serving on the board of Our Common Table, Cassie currently serves on
the boards of the University of Maryland Medical System and Catholic Charities of