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Board of Directors

Beatriz Solís, Chair

Director of Healthy Communities (South), The California Endowment

Nike Irvin, Vice-Chair

Riordan Foundation

Melissa Harman, Treasurer

Partner, Moss Adams Foundation

Joe Lumarda, Secretary

Senior Vice President and Investment Counselor, Capital Group Companies

Wendy Garen, Past Board Chair

President and Chief Executive Officer, The Ralph M. Parsons Foundation

Christine Essel, President

President and Chief Executive Officer, Southern California Grantmakers

James Alva

Senior Vice President & Market Manager (Southern CA), Citi Community Development

Kim Belshé

Executive Director, First 5 LA

Marsha E. Bonner

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

Lee Draper

Founder and Vice Chair, National Network of Consultants to Grantmakers; and President, Draper Consulting Group

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

John E. Kobara

Executive Vice President and Chief Operating Officer, California Community Foundation

Deidre Lind

President, Mayor’s Fund for Los Angeles

Antonio Manning

Philanthropy Leader

Steve Nissen

Senior Vice President, Legal and Government Affairs, NBCUniversal

Gabriela Robles

Vice President, St. Joseph Health

Tara Roth

President, Goldhirsh Foundation

Gerald Solomon

Executive Director, Samueli Foundation

Belen Vargas

Vice President, Programs, Weingart Foundation

Adrienne Wittenberg

Executive Director, S. Mark Taper Foundation

Jonathan Lorenzo Yorba

Chair, Ford Foundation Fellows Fund