Caydin Sanders


National Director of Experience

Caydin Sanders

Prior to joining the Newport Academy team in 2014, Caydin Sanders served as Lead Residential Associate at Childhelp, supporting abused, neglected, and at-risk children. In addition, she worked closely with the founder and CEO of The Teen Project to develop and implement a housing and education program to support young women at risk for homelessness. Moreover, Caydin volunteers as an event photographer for Covenant House California, a nonprofit shelter that provides sanctuary and supportive services to homeless and trafficked youth. Caydin cites Dorothy Day as a primary inspiration, in particular her servant spirit and her advocacy for those in need.

Newport Academy…in her own words

“Courage is contagious. At Newport Academy, I am surrounded by colleagues and families who are courageously stepping into their best lives on a daily basis. It’s a celebration to walk alongside those who are saying ‘yes’ to their journey.”–Caydin Sanders

Select Achievements

  • Undergraduate degree in sociology, with an emphasis on social work, from California State University, Fullerton
  • Google Analytics certification