Anais Pellegrini began her career in Development at the Katonah Museum of Art (N.Y.) in 2005, and has since worked for a range of non-profit organizations. A Santa Barbara resident for over ten years, Anais is proud to have served as Associate Regional Director for the Anti-Defamation League’s Tri-Counties office; as Associate Director of Development for the Granada Theatre, and Director of Development for Dream Foundation. She has held volunteer leadership roles on the boards of the Association of Fundraising Professionals and the Santa Barbara Education Foundation. She serves on the Board of Girls Rock Santa Barbara.
Born in Malta and raised in China, Australia and Hong Kong, Anais has a deep interest in what strengthens and enriches lives and communities, and is honored to be a part of the non-profit world in Santa Barbara. She is a mother to two daughters at Peabody Charter School and enjoys exploring the natural wonders of the California coast with them.