Cassandra has a Bachelor in Political, Economic, and Social Science from Sydney University and is currently completing her Masters in Intercultural Conflict Management at Alice Salomon Hochschule University in Berlin. Cassandra previously worked as a program assistant for the World Bank Group in Australia and has also volunteered with various social justice NGOs including Amnesty International NSW, Australia; Yellow House in Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia providing assistance to the Afghan refugee community center and teaching English to Rohingya refugee children; as well as Parliament on King, a café in Australia that trains refugees and asylum seekers in hospitality and social skills.