Cady holds a BS in Community and Regional Development with a minor in Art (video and photography) from the University of California, Davis. In 2015 Cady moved to Hyderabad, India to co-direct a documentary about an orphanage. Most recently, Cady served as the Managing Director at Innovations | Stories, an online publication sharing the stories of social innovators all over the Global South. At Innovations | Stories Cady designed and implemented the multimedia editorial strategy, which allowed for more diverse content and contributors. Now earning her MA at City, University of London, Cady continues to strengthen her visual and human-interest storytelling skills and is enjoys exploring new mediums and topics, such as writing and political reporting.