The American Cleaning Institute (ACI)

Jacob Cassady

Director, Government Affairs

Jacob Cassady is Director, Government Affairs at The American Cleaning Institute® (ACI). ACI is the trade association for the U.S. cleaning product supply chain. Mr. Cassady advocates on chemical management, product safety, environmental and energy policy issues important to the cleaning products industry.

Mr. Cassady joined ACI (then The Soap and Detergent Association) in 2010 as Manager of Government Affairs.  The Saint Paul, Minnesota native worked on Capitol Hill as an aide to former U.S. Senator Mark Dayton (D-MN) and the U.S. House Agriculture Committee.  Prior to moving to the Washington, D.C. area, Jake was active in a number of Minnesota congressional and state-level campaigns.

Mr. Cassady holds a Bachelor of Arts in Political Science from Gustavus Adolphus College (St. Peter, MN) and a Master of Arts in Issues/Campaign Management & Media Relations from George Washington University’s Graduate School of Political Management.