Ana Vicuña, LCSW, began serving as Department of Behavioral Wellness Division Chief of Clinical Operations on June 15, 2015  Ana received her MSW from Cal State Sacramento and a BA in Psychology and Social Work from Cal State University, Chico.  

Ana comes to Santa Barbara County with 18 years of experience working for Butte County in a variety of leadership and direct service roles.  Some of the many roles she has held in Butte County include Program Manager for Clinical Operations, Supervisor for Clinical Services and direct service clinician.  

Ana has been licensed as an LCSW for more than 10 years and has significant experience in the children's mental health system, as well as oversight of contract providers, RFP processes, budget management, site certifications, managed care authorizations and providing system documentation training.