Juliet Gifford

Board & Community Relations Liaison



Juliet Gifford coordinates the Foundation’s board-related activities and supports the President and CEO on community events and special projects. 


Gifford spent 10 years in direct client service at the Bakersfield Homeless Center and Alliance Against Family Violence and Sexual Assault, where she directed client-centered, trauma-informed early childhood and parent education programs for families experiences homelessness and victims of domestic violence and sexual assault. After moving to Los Angeles, Gifford was the operations manager at a mission-driven communications agency, ensuring client operations ran smoothly.


She received her bachelor’s degree in child, adolescent and family studies through the Helen Louis Hawk Honors Program at California State University, Bakersfield.