Is Captain Sandy Married to Leah Shafer? Details on Her Husband & Sexuality

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Captain Sandy Yawn and her girlfriend Leah Shafer have been together since 2018, but they are not married yet.
Captain Sandy Yawn
Captain Sandy Yawn (Image Source: Instagram)

Captain Sandy Yawn is a prominent American Yacht Captain and reality television personality who has been a part of the Below Deck franchise since 2013. So, she is notable for her appearance in the show Below Deck Mediterranean.

Apart from being known for her work, Sandy often makes headlines on the Internet regarding her personal life inclusive of getting married, her husband, and sexuality.

As we know, Sandy belongs to the LGBTQ community and is reported to be a Lesbian. Since meeting her partner, Leah Shafer, in 2018, their relationship is still going strong. So, here we've talked everything about her relationship, sexuality, and more.

Take a Look at Captain Sandy's Age & Wiki-Bio

Sandy Yawn was born in 1964 in Brandon, Florida, the US. As of 2022, Sandy is 58 years old. Sandy lights her birthday candle on February 23 every year. Sandy grew up in a superior family, and she spent most of her early days around boats.

Captain Sandy Yawn
Sandy Yawn is a captain in Below Deck Mediterranean ( Source: Instagram )

So, from a young age, Sandy got exposure to this industry. Not to mention, she went to the Maritime Professional Training Institute, where Sandy earned Marine training.

And Sandy became famous when Bravo TV hired her as the Yacht Sirocco captain. Besides that, Sandy and Leah have been together for quite a while now, but they are married? Let's find out. 

Is Captain Sandy Married to Leah Shafer?

Well, the power couple, Sandy Yawn and Leah Shafer are not married, but they have been dating each other for over three years. The couple is extremely in love with each other and shared multiple snaps on their social media handles.

For your information, they met each other for the first time in 2018. They immediately fell in love and began their romance. 

Captain Sandy and Leah Shafer
Captain Sandy and Leah Shafer have been together since 2018 ( Source: Instagram )

Furthermore, Sandy was residing in Los Angeles but being close to Leah, she moved to Denver. Sandy and Leah made their relationship public in May 2019. So far they have made no opinions on getting married.

Both of them received huge support from fans, but some of them were also criticized for their same-sex relationship. Meanwhile, people are also eager to know about their past marriages too.

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Speculations on Captain Sandy Having a Husband in the Past

Before meeting Shafer, Sandy was not in a relationship and didn't have a husband or a boyfriend. Neither was she married to someone of the same sex prior to meeting her better half.

So, for this reason, the question of her sexuality started to take over the Internet. According to Otakukart, Sandy is not gay, but she is a Lesbian. So, she belongs to the LGBTQ community.

Besides that, she and her long-time partner, Leah, have been together since 2018. Before that, Leah was a married lady who was hitched to Ross Shafer, a motivational speaker for two decades. In the year 2006, the former married duo adopted a daughter named Lauren Rae. 

So, there is a beautiful family prospering amid the warm arms of the two beautiful ladies. As dexterous as Sandy's personality sounds so is her net worth. 

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Below Deck – Captain Sandy's Net Worth Explored

Captain Sandy is one of the most loved and most prominent names in the Bravo series. Sandy is an expert as she has worked in a freelancing capacity at sea for more than 30 years. According to the Things, Sandy has a net worth of over $400,000. 

Being a captain, she surely makes a fair profit as she deals with various big clients who may also give her tips. A report shows that a captain has an annual salary of $70,920.

No doubt, her income will take rise in the future as Sandy is still active in this field. Moreover, Sandy is now doing good in her life, and we also give her best wishes for her future.