Joyce Ybarra

As Interim Vice President, Programs, Joyce Ybarra oversees implementation of the Foundation’s grantmaking and learning and assessment programs and staff. Joyce joined the Foundation in 2009 as a Program Officer and most recently held the position of Director of Grant Operations. Prior to joining the Foundation, she accumulated more than a decade of experience in the nonprofit and philanthropic sector including positions at The California Endowment and the Los Angeles Immigrant Funders’ Collaborative. Joyce has served on the boards of Koreatown Immigrant Workers Alliance and Thai Community Development Center, as Chair of the local Asian Americans/Pacific Islanders in Philanthropy chapter, and as founding member of two giving circles dedicated to local API communities. Joyce received her master’s degree in public health from University of California, Los Angeles and her bachelor’s degree in biological sciences from University of California, Irvine.

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