As National Director of Experience, Caydin supports Chief Experience Officer Carter Barnhart in ensuring that every aspect of Newport’s programming consistently exceeds clients’ expectations. In her prior role as Director of Alumni Services, Caydin oversaw all alumni coordinator teams as well as the development, implementation, and promotion of Newport Academy’s Alumni Association. Before moving into that position, she served as a Residential Supervisor and then Regional Discharge Planner for our locations in Southern California.
Caydin’s past experience in the field includes a Lead Residential Associate position at Childhelp, an organization supporting abused, neglected, and at-risk children. In addition, she worked with the CEO and founder of the Teen Project, which provides healing and hope to young women who have survived human trafficking and homelessness, to develop and implement a housing and education program. Caydin also volunteers as a special event photographer for Covenant House California, a nonprofit that provides shelter and supportive services to homeless and trafficked youth, ages 18–24.