Cassie graduated Summa Cum Laude from Ohio University. She then completed her Master of Physical Therapy in 1998 from Ohio University, receiving the Award of Recognition for Outstanding Clinical Skills voted on by Physical Therapists and teachers. Her work experience includes outpatient and acute patient care at Akron General Medical Center. She has also worked locally at Adena Regional Medical Center in acute and outpatient settings at Heartland of Chillicothe. Cassie resides in Chillicothe with her husband and two wonderful daughters.