Operations Manager/Executive Assistant
Executive Assistant Cyndi Sorrell supports NFYI’s operations, human resources and fundraising efforts while providing support to the Executive Director in Los Angeles and the entire team nationwide.
An energetic and accomplished administrator, Cyndi moved to Los Angeles from Seattle, WA where she worked in live theatrical events, concerts and education, including being the administrator at a K-12 school for children with learning disabilities and a case manager for high school students at an alternative school for pregnant and parenting teens. Prior to joining NFYI, Cyndi was able to combine her love for arts, youth and education at Inner-City Arts, which focuses on providing art education to underserved youth.
Cyndi has a B.A. in Cultural Studies from The Evergreen State College. She is a mother of four and enjoys playing capoeira in her free time. And she is passionate about child welfare and providing resources that encourage youth to reach their full potential.