Cassandra Barnett is the program advisor for school libraries in the Arkansas Division of Elementary and Secondary Education in Little Rock, Arkansas. She is a board member of the Arkansas Association of Instructional Media. She is a member of AASL and is a past president of AASL. She also serves on the Knowledge Quest Editorial Board. She contributed a chapter to the book Radical Collaborations for Learning: School Librarians as Change Agents (Librarians Unlimited 2020).