Seyhandra Benjamin joined the Cause Effective team in 2023, bringing with her a wealth of experience and a passion for the non-profit sector. Her journey with Cause Effective began in 2017 when she served as a high school intern through the Futures and Options Program, sparking a deep-rooted love for the organization's mission.
In her current role as Administrative Associate, Seyhandra plays a pivotal role in providing crucial logistical support to both the operations and development teams, ensuring the seamless functionality of administrative, fundraising, and program systems. Hailing from the Bronx, Seyhandra brings a distinctive combination of passion, curiosity, and practical experience to her position.
Seyhandra earned her Bachelor of Arts in Women, Gender, and Sexuality Studies from Stony Brook University, where her academic journey equipped her with a comprehensive understanding of social issues. This background has fueled her commitment to community building and advocacy for traditionally underserved populations.