Prior to law school, Ms. Kancey served in the Obama Administration. She interned at the White House and later worked at the U.S. Department of Transportation as Special Assistant to Secretary of Transportation Ray LaHood and his successor Anthony Foxx.
While attending law school, Ms. Kancey was selected as a Rappaport Center Law and Public Policy Fellow where she served at the Massachusetts Department of Transportation in the Office of General Counsel. Ms. Kancey was also Co-President of the Black Law Students Association and a Research Assistant. In her final semester of law school, she interned at the European law firm of Fieldfisher LLP in London.