Cassie Graves joins the Florida State staff after working in university administration for the education department at Appalachian State University. Before working at Appalachian State she received her master’s in Public Administration/Sports Management from West Chester University. She spent her undergraduate years at Syracuse University where she ran distance and received her bachelor’s in Writing.
Graves received her USATF Level 1 Coaching Certification while working at Appalachian State.
While competing at Syracuse University, Graves was two-time All-Big East performer and was a part of a Top-10 Syracuse team at NCAA Cross Country Championships.
Graves is married to Griff Graves, an FSU men’s operations assistant and a former Syracuse distance runner. They have two dogs, Dixie and Virginia Woof.