Cassondra Taylor is a retired veteran of the U.S. Navy with an ongoing second career in process engineering, marketing and project management. She has worked for corporations such as General Electric and American Express and in government with the Texas Department of Transportation and the Texas Department of Public Safety. Cassondra has served on a number of nonprofit boards and was most recently a Commissioner with Austin’s Community Development Commission where she advised on topics of housing affordability, safer neighborhoods and the city’s livability. She and her husband cycle throughout Hill Country. Cassondra is an advocate of providing better commuter options that incorporate cycling.