• Birthday: February 22nd
  • Nickname(s): Case, Chester, and "Horse Ridahhh"
  • Hometown: Miami, FL
  • Occupation: Student
  • Alma mater: University of Miami.
  • Years: 3rd Year
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    • Name: Casey
    • An interesting fact no one really knows about me: I love watching the History and Discovery channel!
    • Aside from dancing, my ideal job would be: Having a career in public relations in the entertainment, art, or sports industry.
    • Birthday: February 22nd
    • Complete this sentence "10 years ago I was...": On the farm riding horses all the time.
    • Do you have any nicknames? If so, what?:Case, Chester, and "Horse Ridahhh"
    • During the off season I . . . : Continued to train as a dancer, work out, and spend quality time with friends and family.
    • Hometown: Miami, FL
    • If you looked in my trunk you would find: Weights and HEAT Dancer posters
    • If you were a superhero what would your super power be: Super intelligence
    • In five years I see myself . . . : Finding my place in the public relations field.
    • My advice to young dancers: Make every class, rehearsal, and audition a growing experience. You should be pushing to improve in some way every single day.
    • My dance icon is: I equally admire Amanda Tae, Ricky Ruiz, and Julien Valme.
    • My friends would say my best quality is: My integrity and my work ethic.
    • My most memorable moment as a HEAT Dancer? Being a part of the 2011-2012 Championship win!
    • Name something you would only do once in your lifetime: Get married
    • Occupation: Student
    • One thing I can't live without: My planner
    • People would never believe that I accomplished . . . : Starting consistent training as a dancer so late in life. I started by teaching myself.
    • Professional dance experience: I have danced for Jennifer Lopez and I have gotten various choreography jobs
    • Quote to live by: “Watch your thoughts; they become words. Watch your words; they become actions. Watch your actions; they become habit. Watch your habits; they become character. Watch your character; it becomes your destiny" by Lao Tzu
    • What are your hobbies?: Riding horses, choreographing, and fishing.
    • What book are you reading now?: As a full time student I don't have a lot of time for leisurely reading. I'm always reading textbooks for school.
    • What is your alma mater? University of Miami.
    • What is your background/nationality?: American, Japanese, German, French-Canadian, and Irish.
    • What is your biggest pet peeve?: When people chew with their mouth open.
    • What is your dream vacation?: Anywhere with the perfect combination of a lot of cultural history, beautiful scenery, and great food.
    • What is your favorite food?: Eggs Benedict, I can eat breakfast any time of day.
    • What is your favorite holiday?: Definitely Christmas! You get to be with family, the weather is usually gorgeous, and it's just a really positive time of year.
    • What is your favorite movie?: The Fountain
    • What is your favorite song?: “Serial Killer” by Lana Del Rey
    • What is your favorite type of music?: I honestly can't pick a favorite genre. The type of music I listen to is based on my mood.
    • What place would you like to visit?: Rome
    • What's your guilty pleasure: Cookie dough and the Austin Powers trilogy!
    • Who is your hero: My high school dance teacher, Ingrid. She is an amazing role model.
    • Why did you choose to be a Miami HEAT Dancer?: It provides me with the opportunity to dance, interact with the community, and work for the most amazing organization out there!
    • Years on the Squad: 3rd year