Born in La Mirada, CA , Cassandra was raised in a single parent household with her mother and twin sister. She move to San Diego in her teens and graduated from San Diego State University with a B.A. in Liberal Arts and Science with an emphasis of Interdisciplinary Studies of Three Departments in Journalism and Media Studies, Sociology, & Political Science.
She will be starring in feature length horror, UNDEAD EXPRESS and a MMA film FIGHT ON. The film will be a spin off from the popular MMA webseries, Between Bullets, where she will be reprising her role as Karina "THE CHEETAH" Vasquez. Both films are currently in development. She has worked with veteran actors such as, James Kyson (Heroes), Noel Gugliemi (Furious 7, Beyond Skyline), David Fernandez Jr. (Lowriders), and Kaleti Williams (Ballers).
She books roles in short films and features, playing strong women characters such as, FBI agent, cop, fighter, in addition to best friend and high school/college roles.
Besides acting, Cassandra also stretches her talent behind the camera as a producer and writer at her production company, GEMINI PICTURES, with her twin sister.
In addition to martial arts training she has special skills in, boxing, rock climbing, swimming, surfing, boat rowing, basketball, snowboarding, body boarding, skateboarding, football, and baseball.