The Family: A Proclamation to the World is a declaration given by the First Presidency and Quorum of the Twelve Apostles of the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-Day Saints. It declares the importance of the family in God's plan for His children and calls on citizens and national leaders to defend the traditional family. Accompanying her pomes are references to "Successful Marriages and Families: Proclamation Principles and Research Perspectives" (Hawkins, Dollahite, Draper, 2012)
Cassandra Scalzi is a student at Brigham Young University - Idaho, seeking a degree in Marriage and Family Studies. She is married and lives in Utah, close to family. She was born in California, but considers Missouri her home, having grown up and met her husband there.
In addition to studying at BYU-I, Scalzi is also a licensed cosmetologist. She loves hair and the beauty industry, but only maintains her skills from home, serving friends and family.