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Podcast: Employer Strategies to Address the Childcare Crisis

The Cariloop Team | May 10, 2024

Together in Care: Episode 6

For our latest episode of Together in Care, we dove deep into one of today’s most pressing workplace issues—the childcare crisis. We teamed up with Lynn Perkins, CEO of UrbanSitter, and Casandra Carsey, Director or U.S. Benefits Design at Procter & Gamble to discuss the multifaceted challenges of the childcare crisis, understanding its impact on working parents and employers alike.

Listen in as we discuss inventive approaches organizations can adopt to support their employees and mitigate the impact of this challenging landscape.

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Expert Spotlight

Lynn Perkins, CEO, UrbanSitter

Lynn is CEO and co-founder of UrbanSitter, an app and website that’s solving the challenges families face when finding, booking and paying for trusted care, from last-minute babysitters to full-time care. As a mom of young children who has raised $50M in venture capital funding from top-tier investors like Advance Venture Partners, Canaan Partners, DBL Investors, First Round Capital, Match Group – a division of IAC, Menlo Ventures, Rustic Canyon, Aspect Ventures, A-Grade Investments for a female-led company, Lynn has also broken the Silicon Valley tech CEO stereotype. Lynn is a thought leader in the areas of raising capital, establishing trust with customers, ensuring women get a seat at the table, marketplaces and the sharing economy. 

Casandra Carsey, Director of U.S. Benefits Design, Procter & Gamble

Casandra is the Director of Benefits at Procter & Gamble, where she is responsible for designing meaningful benefits for employees across the US. She has more than 25 years of experience in Human Resources. In her free time, she enjoys spending time with family and friends, playing cards, and darts, and traveling.