Casandra Austin-McDonald

Casandra Austin-McDonald is from Springfield, IL. She is the author of Unclothed Memoir of a Naked Soul, podcast host of “Grow Thru It,” and blogger at After spending over a decade working in the criminal justice field by helping juvenile and adult offenders make better choices to change their lives, and also after experiencing transformation from the inside-out in her own life, Casandra decided to enter the personal development field as a speaker, Transformation Consultant, mentor, and author. Casandra has overcome many obstacles and challenges in her life and is dedicated to helping others transform their lives from the inside-out so they can live confident and fulfilling lives as the best versions of themselves.