Cassandra Lopez Fradera is a communications strategy consultant, multi-genre writer, and healing justice advocate. Raised in the northeastern U.S. and Puerto Rican diaspora, her work as a writer, speaker, and strategist is centered on providing resources and strategies for healing and self-determination. Through her reporting of local news on Café con Cass, a public access television show founded in 2014, she conducts interviews with civic leaders, multidisciplinary artists, mental health specialists, and change makers. Cassandra most recently worked in administration and as a union representative for HUCTW at Harvard University. In 2017, she received her Masters in Journalism Studies from the Harvard Extension School. In 2018 she launched her consulting practice where she works with clients committed to social change and transformational leadership.