Cassie grew up in Salem, MA and lived there most of her life. She graduated from Essex Agricultural and Technical High School’s Equine Science program in 2014, and went on to graduate from Johnson and Wales University in 2018 with a Bachelor’s degree in Equine Business Management/Riding. While at Johnson and Wales she competed on the IDA team and was a Teaching Assistant at their equine center. Since graduating, she has been working at a private barn involved with Myopia polo and foxhunting. There she helped care for and exercise the polo and hunt horses. When not at the barn, she enjoys traveling and spending time with her two rescue cats.