Shebreh Kalantari Johnson, MSW

Board Chair

Shebreh Kalantari-Johnson is a native of Iran and has lived in Santa Cruz County for the past 20 years. She received her B.A. in Psychology and French/Francophonie Studies from University of California, Santa Cruz (UCSC) and a Masters in Social Work from San Jose State University. Shebreh currently provides professional grant writing, program development/management; strategic planning; and facilitation services to local agencies working in the area of public health, education and social services. She currently serves in other leadership roles including Dominican Hospital/Dignity Health Community Grants Committee and Community Advisory Board. Shebreh strives to achieve equity and unity in her work across sectors and throughout the county. She is a mother of two young boys, is married and lives in Santa Cruz California.