Heidy Castaneda

Faculty & Staff

Heidy Castaneda

Enrollment Counselor
headshot Office phone: (407)476-5585 Email: Heidy.Castaneda@adu.edu


Where are you from? Camaguey, Cuba

What are some of your hobbies? Singing with my husband

What advice do you have for prospective students? Ask questions and seek help no matter what

What is your favorite spot on campus? My office.

What is your best admission memory? Having a family come in and feel totally confused and leave with their questions answered and confident they can support their child through college

What is your best college memory? Singing at my graduation beside my husband and friends in front of faculty, staff, students, and my family.

Fast Facts

Three Words to Describe Yourself: Friendly, patient, and empathetic

Favorite Subject: Psychology

Role Model: Jesus

Most Prized Possession: My phone

Music You Enjoy: Gospel, Pop, and Musicals

Favorite Orlando Activities: Going to theme parks and exploring new vegan restaurants

Book You Would Read Again: Jane Eyre

Dream Travel Destination: Europe

Must-watch movies: The Perks of Being a Wallflower, Beauty and the Beast (live action), Princess Diaries 1 & 2, and Sister Act 2

Favorite Quote: “Almost everything will work again if you unplug it for a few minutes. Even you.”