About Sonya Oliver
Sonya began as a Community Volunteer specializing in Economic Empowerment. In addition, she volunteers with the YMCA of the USA. She has used her skills in working with the community to raise funds for scholarships. Sonya has also mentored young women who have expressed an interest in starting businesses.
Sonya received her education from University of Phoenix. She is currently employed as a Senior Account Executive with a well known corporation that has achieved longevity.
About Joscelynn Murdock
Joscelynn "Jo Jo" has worked with Foster Care Youth in Santa Barbara and San Luis Obispo Counties. She has worked for the CARE/CAFYES Programs at Allan Hancock College in Santa Maria. She has facilitated process groups with Foster Youth. She is the Founder of Awakening Giantz, which provides training and classes for Foster Care Youth.
Joscelynn earned her Bachelor's Degree in Sociology at the University of Santa Barbara. She is currently employed as a Resource Family, Recruiter and Trainer with the County Foster Care Agency.
About Robert Cooks
Robert has been a dedicated and loyal Community Volunteer with Gyfted Inc. since 2011. He has volunteered his time distributing food from our Food Pantry, assisting individuals in their job search efforts and providing assistance with the Hannah's Family and Childsafe Program.
Robert currently attends college near Santa Maria. His career goal is to become a Child Psychologist. He is currently employed as a Sales Manager with a popular hotel chain
Latanya Rios is the Owner of Massage by Latanya. She is also employed as an Instructor's Assistant at Allan Hancock College.