Our Team

Girls Inc will create a sustainable organization that has a resilient culture to ensure a thriving community of strong, smart, and bold girls

Executive Director

Cydney Justman joined Girls Inc. of Greater Santa Barbara as Executive Director on June 5th, 2023. With over a decade of cross-sectoral experience in global health and social impact, Cydney has focused her career on expanding access to resources and opportunities to marginalized communities across the globe, with a special focus on Latin America and migrant communities in the U.S. She brings her experience in diplomacy, strategic initiatives, and social equity to Girls Inc. to advance its vision: powerful girls in an equitable society. Cydney is a surfer, outdoor enthusiast, is passionate about family, community, and music, and is driven by her unwavering belief in the potential of every young person.

Meet Our Team

Annabel Padilla
May 9, 2024
Annabel Padilla

Director of Human Resources & Operations

Coral DeAlba
Coral DeAlba

Director of Finance

Mel Dase
Mel Dase

Executive Assistant

Liv Gonzalez
Liv Gonzalez

Development Associate

Ariana Dato
Ariana Dato

Program Manager, Teen Programs

Amy Richardson
Amy Richardson

Gymnastics Director

Roxanne Pereira
Roxanne Pereira

Program Associate, Elementary Programs

Adrianna Munoz
Adrianna Munoz

Gymnastics Membership Coordinator

Lee Palomares
Lee Palomares

Teen Program Facilitator