Cassi Jerkins is an actor, writer and puppeteer. She performs/writes for the monthly show Chats on Cats with Joey Clift and co-hosts Jekyll's Asshole: A Character Open Mic. She hosts the Boardwalk Audio podcast, Dumb Nerds, a show where comedians talk about smart topics they consider themselves to be amateur experts in. It's NPR for funny, nerdy people! Aside from studying at UCB, Cassi studied acting at the American Academy of Dramatic Arts in New York and the La Jolla Playhouse Conservatory. She has an undergraduate degree in philosophy. Other credits include Adult Swim, Screen Junkies, College Humor, Funny or Die, Socratica Kids, etc.