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Meet Our Staff

The Santa Barbara Foundation staff consists of experienced professionals with a deep understanding of our communities, carefully evaluating the effectiveness of all programs and institutions we support. We do this while helping our donors engage in high impact giving that reflects their interests and passions.

Staff members are available to help you with a variety of services, Monday through Friday from 9 a.m. to 5 p.m., at the foundation office. Staff members can be reached by calling (805) 963-1873.

 

Leadership


Ronald Gallo

President & CEO
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Maria Caudillo

Executive Assistant to President &CEO
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Judy Taggart

Chief Operating Officer
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Janet Mocker

Chief Financial Officer
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Barbara Andersen

Chief Strategy Officer
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Strategy and Communications


Rubayi Estes

Director, Evaluation and Learning
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Jordan Killebrew

Interim Communications Manager
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Tara Schoenborn

Communications Officer
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Philanthropic Services


Lynette Muscio

Director of Development
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Jessica Sanchez

Donor Relations Manager
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Community Investments



Kathy Simas

North County Director
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Guille Gil-Reynoso

Community Investment Officer
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Deanna Vallejo

Community Investment Associate
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Community Initiatives


Sharyn Main

Senior Director of Community Investments
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Phylene Wiggins

Senior Director of Community Investments
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Finance


Cheri Savage

Director of Investments
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Celine Delpoux

Senior Accountant
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Neil Olipani

Financial Analyst
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Operations


Nick Munday

IT Manager
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Jonathan Bower

Operations Associate
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Martín Huerta

South County Office Coordinator
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Elaine Ceja

North County Office Coordinator
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info@sbfoundation.org
North County Headquarters:  (805) 346-6123  |   2625 S. Miller Street, Suite 101, Santa Maria, CA 93455
South County Headquarters:  (805) 963-1873  |  1111 Chapala Street, Suite 200, Santa Barbara, CA 93101