Cady believes in the power of education and resiliency. She received two Bachelor's degree from Sacramento State, one in Ethnic Studies and one in Child Development. She is currently a graduate student in the Master of Public Administration program at the University of Southern California. She has spent her entire career working at nonprofits and is not going anywhere anytime soon. In her personal time, Cady enjoys gardening and tending to her houseplants; loving her two dogs and two cats who are all rescues; and performing in cabaret shows with Green Valley Theatre Company. She believes in what Dolly Parton once wrote, "Find out who you are and do it on purpose".