Tobi’s work experience over the past 20 years has been related to the empowerment of individuals of all ages, including the development and implementation of environmental education programs, Facilitating Personal Empowerment and Team Building Ropes Courses, Sexual Health Education, Sexual Assault Awareness Education, Self Defense Instruction, Rape Crisis Counseling, Advocating for victims of sexual assault, as well as various team coaching positions. She has her Bachelor of Science Degree in Recreation Administration with a concentration in Environmental Education. The Girls Empowerment Workshop was developed from a combination of Tobi’s passion, experience and desire to empower young people with information, a deep self worth and a voice to go along with it. Tobi has a son and a daughter who have both been participants in this program for several years.
Tobi also facilitates Ojai Bike Coalition, a program aimed at building confidence by getting more kids on bikes and in nature.