Casandra holds a BA/BSc in Communication and Social Sciences from Canterbury Christ Church University and an MA in International Liaison and Communication from University of Westminster and the Diplomatic Academy of London. 

Her areas of professional expertise include fundraising, relationship building and development, and event management and delivery, with a particular focus on widening access to higher education through philanthropic giving. 

Her personal interests include travelling, musicals and quizzing. Casandra speaks English, Romanian and French, and is currently studying Spanish.