Program Coordinator, Community Based Prevention (CBP) program
Sandra Washington, is a native of New Orleans and has been a resident of St. Charles parish for the last 20 years. Prior to joining YEP as a full-time employee, she was an intern for the CBP program and has also worked in various positions within the St. Charles Parish School system. Sandra received her Associate's Degree from Delgado Community College in 2007, a Bachelor's of Social from Southern University in New Orleans in 2011, and her Master's Degree in Social in May of 2014.
70 percent of YEP’s staff members are born and raised in New Orleans and the vast majority grew up in the same neighborhoods that our youth live in. Our staff members’ personal understanding of the challenges that our young people face make them uniquely qualified to provide support to YEP youth.