Born and raised in the Santa Barbara area, Courtney Henry has always had a strong connection to our community. She lives by the commitment to dedicate her energy to serving our residents, and has had the opportunity to further this mission by joining the Mental Wellness Center team in 2019. Courtney attended UC Santa Barbara, where she earned her B.A. in Sociology with a minor in Applied Psychology, and worked as a student researcher for the UCSB Koegel Autism Center. She also holds an A.A. degree in American Sign Language from Santa Barbara City College and enjoys attending ASL related events in town. Courtney has committed her professional experience to various public-serving agencies in our community with the goal to advocate for equitable accessibility for all, and to promote stigma reduction when it comes to mental health. Courtney currently serves as the Employment Services Manager for our Employment Services department.