Julie DeAngelis, M.S., CCC-SLP
Julie has been a Speech Language Pathologist for over 10 years since graduating from Northern Arizona University and the University of Texas-Dallas. She holds both a Bachelor's and Master’s degree in Communicative Disorders and brings to the Center her expertise in pediatric speech and language therapy.
Julie has been at the Language Center since September 2007. She has worked in the public school system in the U.S. as well as abroad for a non-profit agency in Australia. Her interest and passion for global work continues to take her around the world as she generously volunteers her professional time for projects such as Operation Smile.
Summer Calvert, Speech-Language Pathologist
Summer has been a Speech-Language Pathologist for over 10 years and has worked at the Language Center since 2011. She earned both her degrees in Speech-Language Pathology, graduating with her Bachelor's degree from the University of Utah and with her Master's degree from the University of Nevada, Reno. Summer gained her expertise in pediatric speech and language therapy through working for the local school district for 7 years. She enjoys the private setting of the Language Center as she is able to connect with the families each week and spend more time with each individual child. Summer enjoys volunteering twice a month at Hearts Therapeutic Equestrian Center, where people of all ages and capabilities take horse-back riding lessons.
Tarah Vosseler, Admin Professional
Tarah has always loved working with children and her dream of becoming a Speech-Language Pathologist brought her to the language center. Her duties include greeting families, client intake, volunteer coordination and handling Foundation reports and requests to help the Language Center run smoothly. Starting as a volunteer with our Brain Lab program, Tarah loves getting involved and finding opportunities to help and work with children. Tarah is finishing her last year at UCSB, studying Linguistics. While working and enjoying her final year in Santa Barbara, she will be applying and attending graduate school for Speech-Language Pathology.
Maurice Sourmany, Personal Representative of the Language Center
Maurice has been a Mason since 1968. He previously served as our language center's Assistant Personal Representative and as Chairman of the Board for the Language Center. With various offices, Maurice was elected Master of the Magnolia Lodge #242 in 1977 and has been a member of the Scottish Rite since 1969. He received his 32° and also joined the York Rite and the Al Malaikah Shrine in 1969. Appointed as Grand Lodge Committeeman for 9 years, Maurice became affiliated with Carpinteria Lodge #444 in 1980 and was elected its Master in 1982. Working his entire life at Victor The Florist starting when he was 14, became manager at 35 and eventually became owner when his father passed away. Retiring at 64, he sold the business to his daughter in 2006 who is now a third generation florist.
Don Goldberg, Chairman of the Santa Barbara Scottish Rite Language Center
Don has been a Mason since 2000 and a member of the Scottish Rite since 2008. He received his 32nd degree in 2008, and KCCH in 2013. Don enlisted in the U.S. Army in 1967 and was honorably discharged in 1970, serving in the Medical Corps and earning the Army’s Expert Field Medical Badge. Moving from New York to California in 1979, Don founded Gold Crest Inc., manufacturer and international wholesaler of gifts and general merchandise, creating the global brand Mighty Bright portable lighted products. Don retired from Gold Crest upon the successful sale of the company in 2006. He serves on several Scottish Rite and Blue Lodge committees, enjoys business consulting, athletics and playing the piano, and is grateful for the privilege of being part of our wonder-filled Children’s Language Disorder Clinic.
SB RiteCare Board Members 2016
Personal Representative: Ill. Maurice Sourmany, 33°
Chairman: Donald Goldberg, 32° KCCH
Treasurer: Scott M. Wenz, 32°
Secretary: Bruce A. Rick, 32° KCCH
Foundation Representative: Ill. Harlan L. Gurney, 33°
Board Member and Assistant Personal Rep.: Ill. J. C. Knapp, 33°
Board Member: Bill Cordero
Board Member: Courtney Gutierrez
Board Member: William R. Taylor
Board Member: Calvin Petersen, 32°