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About the Staff

Roberto Gil
Roberto Gil
LEAD 16: Exploring Mission-Driven Vocations

Roberto is the Director of Organizational Development and has been a team member at Sacred Heart Community Services since 2006. He has developed his leadership and success at Sacred Heart by expanding his portfolio from Youth Education Coordinator to Family Advocate to Education Manager over the years. He now oversees the training and development of staff and management for the entire agency. Previously he oversaw several programs and services ranging from early family education to youth and adult education and systems change to employment and asset development programs to La Mesa Verde urban gardening and food justice network. All programs and services in his area of the agency involve building individual empowerment, mutual support networks, and collective power by pushing for more equitable systems in Santa Clara County and in the San Jose Unified School District. He holds a Bachelors degree in Psychology from San José State University and a Masters of Arts in Educational Leadership and Administration from Santa Clara University.