Cassy Zakens is the eGovernment Supervisor at Oakland County, Michigan Government. The eGovernment team coordinates, manages, creates, and supports the County’s growing online initiative, including the County’s entire Internet, intranet, multimedia content production, and social media presence. In 2014, Government Technology and the Center for Digital Government named Oakland County’s website the best in the United States for their “Best of the Web” awards.
Cassy is passionate about building cross-departmental relationships in order to find efficiencies by leveraging shared technology, talent, and resources. Her technical expertise and innovative use of technology have helped to streamline processes resulting in improved services and reduced costs for the County and its citizens.
Previously, Cassy was the Website Manager and Digital Media Strategist at a large nonprofit, serving over 1.3 million people from their Detroit office. A graduate of Central Michigan University, Cassy received her BSBA in Management Information Systems.