Cassandra Franklin was born and
raised in Los Angeles, California. She currently manages the Civil
and Environmental Engineering Department at the University of
California, Los Angeles, and has been employed by the university for
Franklin participates in events to raise funds and awareness for
Minority Women and Children with AIDS and Breast Cancer Research.
Additionally, she is Vice President of the Board of Directors for
the Southeast Communities Prevention and Intervention Program.
Franklin's hobbies include skiing, traveling and shopping. She
describes herself as fun, warm and giving. She is very proud of her
family, including her mother, Varie, who is retired and living in
Los Angeles with Franklin's stepfather, Coleman. Her sister, Debra,
resides in Los Angeles with her husband, Dr. Robert A. Williams, the
pastor of the McCoy Memorial Baptist Church.
Franklin has been married for two years to her husband, Clif. Her
birth date is April 19, 1964.
Board Games: Monopoly
Video Games: Pac-Man
Sports to Play: Tennis
Sports Teams: UCLA Bruins, The Lakers
Outdoor Activities: Skiing
TV Shows: Home Décor, Cooking
Movies: Glory, Ray
Music: Kirk Franklin
Magazines: Jet, Cosmo
Books/Authors: No favorite
Cereals: Oatmeal, grits, Special K
Fruits: Peach, watermelon
Snack Foods: All
Cookies: All cookies, sugar and oatmeal raisin
Candy Bars: Mr. Goodbar
Alcoholic Drinks: No favorite