Originally from St. Louis, Cassie has expressed her passion for the arts through both theater and dance. Formerly a ballet student, she discovered her obsession with Lindy Hop after she was asked to attend a Swing Night in St. Louis with friends. Since moving to Columbia, Cassie has become an active member of Jabberwocky Studios and Mizzou Swing Society. She continues to attended workshops across the Midwest to be trained by professional instructors from around the country in solo and partnered swing dance styles such as Lindy Hop, Charleston, and Collegiate Shag. High school English teacher by day, Cassie employs her teaching expertise when teaching beginner dance lessons. She is eager to embark on this new Jabberwocky journey.