Kassander is a 2nd Year graduate student in the Clinical Doctorate of Audiology program at the
University of Connecticut. He previously graduated from UConn in 2020 with his B.A. in Speech,
Language, & Hearing Sciences. His future goals include working with d/Deaf and hard of hearing
pediatric populations, promoting hearing conservation in musicians, and advocating for disability
rights and services. Aside from LEND training, he is currently engaged in exploratory research
surrounding musicianship and is studying ASL.