Inspiring girls on Long Island to be strong, smart and bold.
Barbara Joy Beatus-Vegh
Barbara Joy Beatus-Vegh is the Associate Director of Girls Inc. of Long Island. Prior to becoming associate director, Ms. Beatus-Vegh was the Operations Manager at Girls Inc. for over three years, overseeing database management, grant-writing, marketing and communications, and partnership requests. She has always been inspired by the mission of Girls Inc. and originally started out as a volunteer, teaching yoga to both middle and high school girls during the summer.
She has taught therapeutic yoga for nearly a decade and is also an active member of the Artist Action Group on Long Island, a collective of artists and creatively minded people committed to strengthening Long Island’s creative and cultural scene. She holds a Masters in Public Administration from Baruch College and a Bachelor’s degree in Philosophy, Politics, and Law from Binghamton University.