Chief Executive Officer
P: (760) 724-6606 x10 | E: Matt@bgcvista.com
Matt received his Masters in Education from National University and B.A. from University of California Santa Cruz in English Literature. Matt joined the Boys & Girls Club movement in 2003. He joined the Boys & Girls Club of Vista in 2007. He is a Past President of the Rotary Club of Vista and a 2013 Association of California School Administrators Region 18 Administrator of the Year award recipient. The Club has grown from a budget of $600,000 and 2 sites to 6 sites with a budget of $1.1M and now serves over 2500 youth a year in Vista.
Director of Operations & Programs
P: (760) 724-6606 x24 | E: Raul@bgcvista.com
Raul has been in the Boys & Girls Club Movement for over 30 years working with the Boys & Girls Club of San Dieguito and Boys & Girls Club of Vista. He is a 2012 graduate of Boys & Girls Clubs of America’s and the University of Michigan’s School of Business Advanced Leadership Program. Raul leads our SMART Moves gang prevention programs.
P: (760) 724-6606 x25 | E: firstname.lastname@example.org
Damon is Boys & Girls Club alumni with a B.A in Physical Education from Chico State. He is a director with Achieve Your Champion and brings a passion for helping kids lead healthy lifestyles.
Facilities Coordinator/Madison Site Supervisor
P: (760) 724-6606 x15 | E: Patrick@bgcvista.com
Patrick has been working with the Boys and Girls Club of Vista since 2013. He has a background in coaching sports from the elementary school level up through the high school level.
Transportation & Program Coordinator
P: (760) 724-6606 | E: Jose@bgcvista.com
Jose has been with the Boys & Girls Club of Vista since 2008. He graduated from Cal-State San Marcos with a degree in criminology.
Vista Magnet Supervisor
P: (760) 724-6606 | E: email@example.com
Diana joined the Boys & Girls Club of Vista since 2007 and helped the site win an award with the San Diego County Office of Education in 2013.
VIDA Site Supervisor
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Joy is a Special Education Aide for Vista Unified with a B.A. in Education from Humboldt State. Her daughter attends VIDA. She works at Mission Meadows Elementary during the school day.
P: (760) 724-6606 ext. 21 | E: email@example.com
P: (760) 724-6606 ext. 12 | E: firstname.lastname@example.org
Ellen is a founding member of Girlfriends Care, Inc. a non-profit that helps women and children in San Diego County. She is a member of Soroptimist a past President of the Union, New Jersey chapter of the National Association of Executive women. She holds a degree in marketing from Fairleigh Dickinson University.
Social Development Coordinator
P: (760) 724-6606 | E: email@example.com
Art & Education Coordinator
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Denise joined our team in 2013 and is a Criminology major at Cal-State San Marcos. She leads our SMART Moves programs for Club members with a focus on decision making and building self-esteem for all kids. She also leads our Art & Education programs, Kinder programs and assists with our Fast Forward Learning program.
Our program is supplemented by volunteers from local universities as well as community volunteers. Club staff receive Boys & Girls Club professional development training, CPR/First Aid training, background checks and drug-testing to ensure a safe and positive learning environment for kids.
2016- Terri Ahlquist
2015- Denise Ramirez
2014- Diana Ortiz
2013- Natalie Carver
2012- Raul Castillo