Marissa Cassin promoted at Marklund

Geneva resident named Assistant Director of Human Resources

Marissa Cassin has been promoted to Assistant Director of Human Resources at Marklund, a nonprofit organization that serves children and adults with profound developmental disabilities, officials announced in a news release.

Cassin has been at Marklund since 2016, serving in various roles, including recruiter, human resources generalist and human resources manager.

In this new role, she will focus on employee relations, policy and procedure, performance management and orientation oversight, as well as take on team management responsibilities within the HR Department, the release stated.

Cassin, a resident of Geneva, recently earned a master of arts degree in industrial/organizational psychology from Elmhurst University.

With locations in Bloomingdale, Elgin and Blackberry Township near Geneva, Marklund has more than 500 employees and provides residential, therapy and educational services to 178 individuals.

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