Cassi Jerkins is an actor, writer, musician and puppeteer from San Diego. She has performed at UCB with her Mess Hall team Hot Hot Goss, Chats on Cats with Joey Clift, Battle of the Bands Bake-Off, Asian AF, Sketch Cram and more, along with hosting the UCB Character Open Mic for two years. She hosts the Campfire Media podcast, "Stories, But Shorter", a podcast that showcases contemporary writers and one of their short stories. She's also in a Killers cover band where she plays keys. (Pretty cool, right?!) 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, Kiwi, etc.