Fallon Health’s Chief Communications Officer, Christine Cassidy, honored as Outstanding Woman in Business

Chris Cassidy - Outstanding Women in BusinessWorcester, Mass., November 18, 2019―The Worcester Business Journal has named Christine Cassidy, Senior Vice President and Chief Communications Officer at Fallon Health, as one of its six Outstanding Women in Business honorees for 2019.

According to the Worcester Business Journal, the annual award is given to “strong, talented and remarkable women who are making their mark on the Central Massachusetts business community.”

In her role at Fallon Health, a non-profit health care services organization, Cassidy is responsible for all of the company’s communications and corporate relations functions, including corporate and marketing communications; advertising; brand management and promotion; public relations; community engagement; government affairs; digital communications; and internal communications.  

Cassidy joined Fallon in 2002 and has held various communications-related roles, including Vice President of Corporate Communications. In her most recent position as Chief Communications Officer, Cassidy led Fallon's 2014 rebrand campaign.

Cassidy is Chair of the Becker College Board of Trustees and Vice Chair of the Worcester Regional Chamber of Commerce Board of Directors. She also is a member of the United Way of Central Massachusetts’ Women’s Initiative Leadership Council. She has served on the Worcester Women's Leadership Conference Committee including two years as chair. She also volunteers for numerous community events including the United Way's Day of Caring and Working for Worcester, and has participated in service trips to Be Like Brit in Haiti.

In 2017, Cassidy received the esteemed Katharine F. Erskine Award in Business and Law, in recognition of her accomplishments.

Cassidy graduated summa cum laude from Becker College where she received a Bachelor of Science in Business Administration. She is a member of Becker College's Theta Nu chapter of the Alpha Sigma Lambda Honor Society.

The award was formally presented to Cassidy on Friday, November 15 at the Worcester Business Journal’s annual event held at Tuckerman Hall.

Melissa Randall
Corporate Communications Manager, Fallon Health

About Fallon Health
Founded in 1977, Fallon Health is a leading health care services organization that supports the diverse and changing needs of those we serve. In addition to offering innovative health insurance solutions and a variety of Medicaid and Medicare products, we excel in creating unique health care programs and services that provide coordinated, integrated care for seniors and individuals with complex health needs. Fallon has consistently ranked among the nation’s top health plans and is accredited by the National Committee for Quality Assurance for its HMO, Medicare Advantage and Medicaid products.