Center Administration 2016-11-07T21:10:01+00:00

Administration Team

Matthew Cianciulli, MSDirector of Clinic and Quality
Mr. Cianciulli oversees daily operations of CIBD. Prior to joining the CIBD team, Mr. Cianciulli worked alongside the hematologist at CHOC Children’s Hospital as the Manager of Blood and Donor Services and Apheresis / Cell Therapy. He received both his Bachelors and Masters of Science at Colorado State University.
Michele Khatami, BSAccounting Manager
Ms. Khatami received her first degree in psychology before turning to her true passion of mathematics. She went on to receive additional degrees in accounting and Business Management. Ms. Khatami has worked in a variety of jobs over the past 30 years, the latest being Children’s Hospital of Orange County where she served as an accountant for more than eight year.

As the Accounting Manager for CIBD, she oversees accounts receivable, accounts payable, payroll administration and also ensures that the revenue and expenses are recorded accurately under Generally Accepted Accounting Principles. Ms. Khatami also assists with both internal and external audits and works alongside the controller and COO for the month end closing process.

Carol SamsonExecutive Administrative Manager
Ms. Samson joined the CIBD team in February 2014 and is responsible for providing administrative support to the CIBD administrative team and pharmacy staff. Before transitioning to CIBD, her love for children brought her to Children’s Hospital of Orange County where for several years she provided administrative support to various clinics, and worked closely with physicians, patients and their families. For the past eight years at CHOC, she served as the administrative assistant to the executive director of pharmacy.
Ana ArradazaExecutive Administrative Assistant
Ana works closely with the Executive Team to provide support for all of CIBD Administration. She has over four years of experience with working with a start up non-profit, sharing various types of responsibilities: volunteerism, youth mentorship, PR Coordinator and general counsel. She greatly appreciates the non-profit community and is happy to be in a role where she can provide a helping hand everyday.