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Board of Directors

James Alva, Chair

Philanthropy Leader

Nike Irvin, Vice-Chair

Trustee, Durfee Foundation

Joe Lumarda, Secretary

Senior Vice President and Investment Counselor, Capital Group Companies; Chair of the Board of Directors, The California Wellness Foundation

Adrienne Wittenberg, Treasurer

Executive Director, S. Mark Taper Foundation

Christine Essel, President

President and Chief Executive Officer, Southern California Grantmakers

Kim Belshé

Executive Director, First 5 LA

Marsha E. Bonner

Senior Director of Programs, Community Grantmaking & Special Initiatives, Annenberg Foundation

Raúl Bustillos

Senior Vice President, Community Relations, Bank of America's Greater Los Angeles Region

Cara Esposito

Executive Director, Leonetti/O’Connell Family Foundation

Michael Fleming

Executive Director, The David Bohnett Foundation

Shane Goldsmith

President and Chief Executive Officer, Liberty Hill Foundation

Joanna S. Jackson

Vice President, Programs, Weingart Foundation

Alex M. Johnson

Program Director, The California Wellness Foundation

Shawn Kravich

Executive Director, Snap Foundation

Connie Malloy

Executive Director, Panta Rhea Foundation

Jennifer Price-Letscher

Vice President, Grants & Initiatives, The Ralph M. Parsons Foundation

Angel Roberson Daniels

Executive Director, Angell Foundation

Gabriela Robles

Vice President, St. Joseph Health

Tara Roth

President, Goldhirsh Foundation

Jeanne Sakamoto

Chief of Staff and Planning, The James Irvine Foundation

Marshall Stowell

Vice President, Partnerships, Advocacy and Communications, Conrad N. Hilton Foundation