Cassandra joined the cast of ATWT as Denise Maynard in the winter of 1998. Cassandra is a graduate of North Carolina School of the Arts and spent a year abroad, on a scholarship, to attend the British Academy of Dramatic Arts. She is currently studying with acclaimed director Lloyd Richards.
After graduation, Cassandra moved to New York City and landed a recurring role on Another World. She has also appeared in New York Undercover and USA's Sins of the City.
Cassandra resides in New York with her husband, Jonny Bowden,. The actress enjoys running, hiking, and rollerblading. The actress also has a love of music and spent her childhood singling in gospel choirs. Cassandra is also a supporter of many child and animal charities.