Erin Travers came to Santa Barbara from Victoria, B.C. for graduate school at UCSB. With more than a decade of experience in institutions of higher education and the arts and culture sector across Southern California, she has worked as an instructor, guest curator, and program coordinator. She is passionate about working with students and is dedicated to accessible education and inclusive community building.

Her work within academia and museums led to her transition to the nonprofit sector and philanthropy through a graduate internship with the Getty Foundation. Continuing with the Getty as a Program Assistant in Grant Programming, Erin contributed to several international initiatives that focused on cross-cultural exchange, museum training and practice, professional development, digital humanities, and DEAI priorities.

As a Grant Support Specialist with the SBCC Foundation, Erin works with Chief Program Officer Rachel Johnson to support the Foundation’s Grant functions.

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Position Title: Grant Support Specialist
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