CaSandra McLaughlin is a native of Marshall, Texas, a graduate of Marshall High School. CaSandra is also a national bestselling, award-winning Christian Fiction Author and Motivational Speaker. She also filmed and directed her first movie Deacon Brown's Daughters based on a book she co-authored with Michelle Stimpson. CaSandra is also an advocate for domestic violence awareness. In 2016 she wrote, and produced a play entitled Don't Love Me To Death to take a stand against domestic violence. Her hobbies include reading, traveling, and spending time with her family. CaSandra is married to Richard McLaughlin and they have two children, Nick and Chloe and one beautiful granddaughter Nova.