Meet Our Team
FOUNDER & CEO
Leigh, Family First’s Founder, is a global-minded, seasoned caregiver with over 15 years of combined experience as a nanny, Newborn Care Specialist, and agency owner, bridging families with trustworthy, experienced household staff. She aspires for all household staff to have access to a supportive community with resources that help them bring their best selves into their life and work. Family First is a member of the International Nanny Association and 3-time co-hosts of International Nanny Training Day. Leigh has had the privilege of speaking at multiple workshops and conferences across the country, including Nannypalooza! When it comes to meeting the needs of families and household staff you can trust that Leigh will listen to your needs and bring creative solutions to help you find the best fit for your family.
With the growing need for help with remote learning, we asked an expert in the educational field to join us! Caitlin Andersen is a National Education Advisor who partners with administrators and superintendents all over the U.S. She works diligently alongside district leaders to help them build a positive school culture throughout their schools and districts. Caitlin is a former educator herself, and has taught in multiple districts across the state of North Carolina. She holds a Master’s degree in Education from The University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, and has joined the Family First team to connect engaging and effective educators with families looking for academic support.