Jayne Brechwald

Jayne Brechwald
Position: 
Grantee Liaison: 
2016-17
Year Joined: 
2011
Biography: 

Jayne has been a member of the Women's Fund since 2011. After serving as a Researcher for three years, she now serves as Grantee Liaison. A graduate of San Diego State, she received her Masters in Public Health from the University of Hawaii. She has been an instructor and Community Liaison for the Health Care Interpreting Program at SBCC. Formerly she held the position of Executive Director of the American Lung Association of California (ALAC) and served as the Director of Health Education at the Santa Barbara County Public Health Department for 23 years. She has had many years of experience in the nonprofit world, including being on the Board of Directors of Direct Relief International, Leadership Santa Barbara County, Santa Barbara Rape Crisis Center, and Santa Barbara Community Clinics Association. She volunteers for the Center for Successful Aging, Hospice SB, Sansum Clinic, Soropotimist, and the county's anti-tobacco coalition. She is married and has three granddaughters.