Executive Director Emeritus
Mrs. Sabetella is the Executive Director for the Gainesville Youth Chorus, past President of the Board of Directors and has been involved with GYC since 1998. Mrs. Sabatella is actively involved in fundraising, public relations and marketing for GYC. She also works with the Parent Association volunteer committees, and oversees the administrative and fiscal functions of the chorus. Mrs. Sabatella was instrumental in the organizational restructuring of the chorus in 2001, and attended the St. John's Boy Choir Management Workshop for Children's Choirs in 2001 and 2003. She has continued to help run the organization through coordination of fund raising, grant writing, and solicitation of sponsorships.
An active volunteer within the community, Mrs. Sabatella also participates in raising funds for March of Dimes Walk America, and was a member of Team Springs Arts for the SFCC Spring Arts Festival for over 25 years. Mrs. Sabatella received the Outstanding Volunteer in the Arts Award in 2002 from the City of Gainesville Department of Cultural Affairs. She currently serves as a voting member of the Gainesville Youth Chorus' Board of Directors.
Mrs. Sabatella has been a Coordinator of Administrative Services at the University of Florida's Department of Pediatrics, for the past 24 years, managing the budgetary and administrative functions of the Divisions of Hematology/Oncology, Immunology/Infections Diseases/Rheumatology, Pulmonary, Nephrology, Neurology and Hospital Medicine.
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