About the author
Cassandra Pauley, PhD, is the General Education Coordinator at Rasmussen University in New Port Richey. She has worked in the field of higher education for more than 22 years. Dr. Pauley has a doctorate in English Literature from the University of South Florida, a masters in Literature from Murray State University and a bachelor's in Communication and Studio Art from the University of Louisville. She has also worked in marketing communication for corporate and nonprofit organizations including The Galbreath Company, American Red Cross and Operation PAR.