Wendy Sims-Moten, Board Member

Wendy Sims-Moten
Wendy Sims-Moten

Wendy Sims-Moten, elected to the Santa Barbara Unified School District Board in 2016, is the executive director of First 5 Santa Barbara County. She has worked for the county for 23 years and has been an active resident for 30 years.

Sims-Moten, who served as Santa Barbara Unified School Board President in 2019, has dedicated much of her life to the progress and well-being of the community, having been involved in several organizations including the original Santa Barbara County Employee University Governing Council, Gateway Educational Services, CAUSE Action Fund, African American Women of Santa Barbara County, United Way Women United, and Santa Barbara Women’s Political Committee.

Her commitment to education and children make her a great addition to the board of the Santa Barbara Education Foundation.

Sims-Moten’s current term expires in December, 2020.

Email Sims-Moten at: wsims-moten@sbunified.org