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2014 Board of Directors

LEADERSHIP

clientuploads/board/Noel_Massie.jpg Chair
Noel Massie
President
UPS, Southern California District 
  First Vice Chair
William Caswell
SVP Operations
Kaiser Permanente  

Second Vice Chair
Thomas S. Sayles

SVP for University Relations
University of Southern
  California   
Immediate Past Chair
Alan l. Rothenberg
Chairman & CEO
1st Century Bank
  
  Treasurer
Michelle Kerrick
Managing Partner
Deloitte
  President & CEO
Gary Toebben
Los Angeles Area
Chamber of Commerce   

COUNCIL CHAIRS

EDUCATION & WORKFORCE DEVELOPMENT

 

ENERGY, WATER & ENVIRONMENTAL SUSTAINABILITY

 
  Alberto Mier y Terán
Senior Vice President & General Manager
Univision 
  Ronald R. Gastelum
Board Chair
Water Conservation Partners

GLOBAL INITIATIVES 

GOVERNMENT & FISCAL AFFAIRS

Francisco Uribe
Director, State, Local and
    International Government Relations
The Home Depot 
Jerold Neuman
Partner
Liner LLP

HEALTH CARE

 

INNOVATION & TECHNOLOGY

  
  Augustavia J. Haydel
General Counsel
L.A. Care Health Plan 
  Steven Nissen
SVP, Legal & Government 
  Affairs
NBC Universal   

LAND USE, CONSTRUCTION & HOUSING

SMALL BUSINESS

Edward J. Casey
Partner
Alston & Bird LLP  
Brandon F. Shamim
President & CEO
Beacon Management Group

TRANSPORTATION & GOODS MOVEMENT 

 
 
Maureen 'Mo' Hayes
Senior Vice President,
    Regional Development Executive
Parsons Corporation  
   
       
* Click here for a full list of Public Policy Council Chairs & Vice Chairs

BOARD MEMBERS


View a pdf of Board Members (as of 04/2014)

Leticia Aguilar
SVP & Regional President
Union Bank
Yun Au
Chief Legal Officer
  & General Counsel 
Nestlé USA, Inc.
  Rod Banks
EVP, Commercial Banking
City National Bank  
  John Barrett
Resident Managing
  Directory
Aon Risk Insurance Services
  West, Inc.
clientuploads/board/ElaineBatchlor.jpg  Elaine Batchlor
CEO
Martin Luther King, Jr.
   Community Hospital
  Dan Beckerman
President & CEO
AEG
Alice Bisno
SVP Public Affairs
Automobile Club of 
  Southern California
  Elise Buik
President & CEO
United Way of Greater 
  Los Angeles 
  David Burcham
President
Loyola Marymount University
   
  Luis Maria R. Calingo
President
Woodbury University 
clientuploads/board/MarioCamara.jpg  Mario Camara
Partner
Cox, Castle & Nicholson, LLP.
  Javier Cano
Vice President & Market
  General Manager
The Ritz Carlton, Los Angeles and  
  JW Marriott Los Angeles L.A. LIVE 
  Eugene Chi
General Manager SMB Sales -
  West Region
Microsoft Corporation    
clientuploads/board/WilliamCovino.jpg Bill A. Covino
President
California State University, 
   Los Angeles
Joseph Czyzyk
Chairman & CEO
Mercury Air Group, Inc.
clientuploads/board/JimDAgostino.jpg Jim D'Agostino
Executive Vice President
Suffolk Construction Company, Inc.
Kevin C. Daley
Managing Director
Marsh Risk & Insurance Services 
Hal Dash
Chairman & CEO
Cerrell Associates, Inc. 
Lisa Deloney
Managing Director,
   Market President, Metro 
   Southern California Division
Citibank   
clientuploads/board/MichaelDePallo.jpg  Michael P. DePallo
CEO
Metrolink
LaDonna DiCamillo
Director of Government Affairs
BNSF Railway Company 
clientuploads/board/ChadDonath.jpg  Chad Donath
Vice President
Walmart Stores, Inc. 
Kevin E. Dow
Senior Vice President & General
  Manager, Southern California
Turner Construction 
  Company  
  Kendra E. Doyel
Group VP, Public Relations
   & Government Affairs
Ralphs Grocery Company  
clientuploads/board/DougDrummond.jpg Doug Drummond
President
Board of Harbor Commissioners
Port of Long Beach
John Q. Duong
VP, Real Estate & Public Affairs
   Southern California Division
Clear Channel Outdoor, Inc.   
Marcie Edwards
General Manager
Los Angeles Department
   of Water and Power 
Harvey Englander
President
Englander Knabe & Allen  
  Donna Estacio
Regional Director of State
  & Local Government Affairs
American Airlines
  David Fleming
Of Counsel
Latham & Watkins LLP  
clientuploads/board/SeanFoley.jpg  Sean M. Foley
Executive Vice President
   & Regional Chairman
   Southern California
U.S. Bank
Jennifer Forkish
Vice President,
  Communications & Public Affairs
Insomniac
clientuploads/board/SteveForte.jpg Steve Forte
Chief Operating Officer
Virgin America
  Melinda Yee Franklin
Managing Director, Corporate
  and Government Affairs,
  Western Region
United Airlines  
clientuploads/board/ReneeFraser.jpg  Renee Fraser
President & CEO
Fraser Communications
clientuploads/board/MartinGallegos.jpg Martin Gallegos
Senior Vice President of Policy & 
  Communications
Hospital Association of 
  Southern California
Jim Garrison
President
Pacific Federal Insurance
   Corporation
clientuploads/board/SamuelGarrison.jpg Samuel Garrison
Vice President, Civic Initiatives
Caruso Affiliated 
Josh Gertler
President
Consensus, Inc. 
clientuploads/board/JerryGivens.jpg Jerry Givens
Senior Vice President,
  Los Angeles Area Manager
Parsons Brinckerhoff 
  Rob Gluck
Founder & Managing Partner
High Lantern Group
  Tony Gonzalez
Vice President
   Los Angeles Office Leader
HNTB
clientuploads/board/RanjanGoswami.jpg  Ranjan Goswami
Staff Vice President,
   West Region
Delta Air Lines, Inc.
clientuploads/board/RobertGumm.jpg Robert Gumm
Partner
PricewaterhouseCoopers LLP
  Veronica Gutierrez
Vice President of Local Public Affairs
Southern California Edison 
clientuploads/board/WillieHagan.jpg  Willie J. Hagan
President
California State University, Dominguez Hills
clientuploads/board/DianneHarrison.jpg  Dianne F. Harrison
President
California State University, Northridge 
Karen Hathaway
President & Managing Partner
The Los Angeles Athletic Club
clientuploads/board/WilliamHecht.jpg  William Y. Hecht
SVP, U.S. Development
Westfield Corporation, Inc.
clientuploads/board/RichardHeim.jpg Richard Heim
President & CEO
Clark Construction Group -
  California, LP
  S. Keith Hinkle
Senior VP for Advancement & 
   Public Affairs
Pepperdine University
  Lewis C. Horne
President 
CBRE  
Alan Hostrup
President & CEO
YMCA of Metropolitan Los Angeles  
  Pilar Hoyos
Vice President Public Affairs
Watson Land Company   
clientuploads/board/CarlosIllingworth.jpg Carlos Illingworth
Director, Public Affairs and 
Government Relations
Vons, a Safeway Company 
Fran Inman
SVP, Corporate Development
Majestic Realty Co.   
  Gilbert F. Ivey
Assistant GM/Chief
   Administrative Officer
Metropolitan Water District
  of Southern California   
  Carol Jackson
VP, External Affairs
Macy’s West  
  Rob Jernigan
Principal/Managing Director
Gensler
clientuploads/board/DarrylJohnson.jpg Darryl F. Johnson
Chairman of the Board
Kinecta Federal Credit Union
Cary D. Jones
Partner
Snell & Wilmer, LLP  
clientuploads/board/DanKearney.jpg  Dan Kearney
Senior Vice President &
   Market Manager
CBS Radio
  Michael Kelley
Managing Partner
Sidley Austin, LLP 
Sharon Keyser
SVP, Real Estate & 
   Development
Paramount Pictures 
 
George D. Kieffer
Partner
Manatt, Phelps & 
  Phillips, LLP
clientuploads/board/KevinKim.jpg  Kevin Sung Kim
Chairman
BBCN Bank 
  Maureen A. Kindel
Kindel Gagan
clientuploads/board/NicoleKnell.jpg Nicole M. Knell
Managing Director
Accenture
  Robert J. Lagace
President Middle Market
   Banking Los Angeles
JPMorgan Chase Bank, N.A. 
  Art Leahy
CEO
Metro 
Deane Leavenworth
Regional Vice President – 
   Government Relations – 
   West Region
Time Warner Cable  
Barry C. Levin
Chairman & CEO
Snak King Corporation 
  Gina Marie Lindsey
Executive Director
Los Angeles World 
  Airports
clientuploads/board/MichaelLinton.jpg Michael Linton
Enterprise Chief Marketing
   Officer
Farmers Insurance Group
   of Companies
  Michael D. Lizárraga
President & CEO
TELACU Industries 
  John F. Llewellyn
Chairman of the Board
Forest Lawn Memorial-Park
   Association
  Paul LoNigro
Division Vice President
Jacobs Engineering Group
  Robert J. Lowe
Chairman & CEO
Lowe Enterprises, Inc. 
Gail Margolis
Vice President, Government,
   Business and Community Relations
Children's Hospital Los Angeles
Christopher C. Martin
Chief Executive Officer
AC Martin Partners 
  Lidia S. Martinez
Manager Community Affairs 
   & Grassroots
Southwest Airlines Co.  
  Randall D. Martinez
Engineer, Vice President &
  Chief Operating Officer
Cordoba Corporation 
  Timothy McCallion
President - Pacific Region
Verizon - Southern California
clientuploads/board/TammyMcGuinness.jpg  Tammy McGuinness
Partner-in-Charge, Tax
KPMG LLP 
clientuploads/board/TomMcHenry.jpg Thomas J.P. McHenry
Partner
Gibson Dunn 
  Bruce Mills
President & Chief Executive Officer
PROAMERICA BANK
Bryan Moeller
Senior Vice President
Wells Fargo Bank 
John-Paul Motley
Partner
O'Melveny & Myers, LLP
Ann Muenster-Nuiry
Vice President,
  Business Development
Xerox State and Local Solutions 
  Patrick J. Niemann
Office Managing Partner
Ernst & Young, LLP    
Timothy Noonan
President & CEO
Lockton Insurance 
   Brokers, LLC  
clientuploads/board/WilliamOBrien.jpg  William O'Brien
SVP & Region General
   Manager, West Region
Coca Cola Refreshments
Eloy Ortiz Oakley
Superintendent-President
Long Beach City College 
clientuploads/board/ChrisPark.jpg S. Christopher Park
Vice President
Hanjin International Corp.   
clientuploads/board/KeithParker.jpg  Keith S. Parker
Assistant Vice Chancellor - 
  Government & Community Relations
University of California, Los Angeles
clientuploads/board/Lisa_Pitney.jpg  Lisa Pitney
VP, Government 
  Relations
The Walt Disney 
  Company Co.  
Thomas M. Priselac
President & CEO
Cedars-Sinai Health 
  System      
  Philip R. Recht
Partner
Mayer Brown LLP 
  Edward J. Reyes
Vice President Agency - Sales
State Farm Insurance
   Companies   
clientuploads/board/DennisRodriguez.jpg  Dennis Rodriguez
Chief City Executive
Siemens Corporation 
  Francisco Rodriguez
Chancellor
Los Angeles Community
  College District
  Ron Rogers
President
Rogers Finn Partners 
Stephen D. Rountree
President & Chief Executive Officer
The Music Center  
Michael Rouse
VP, Philanthropy &
   Community Affairs
Toyota Motor Sales,
   U.S.A., Inc.  
Mandana Sadigh
SVP & Treasurer
Mattel, Inc.  
Frank Sanchez
McDonald's Licensee
McDonald's Corporation  
  Michael Savoy
Managing Director
Gumbiner Savett Inc.
J. Scott Scheeringa
EVP, Head of Commercial
    Banking 
OneWest Bank FSB  
Anthony Sciarrino
SVP & Market Executive
Bank of America 
  Steven Scott
Vice President
Anthem Blue Cross  
  John H. Semcken, III
Principal
Pacific Palms Resort
  Conference Resort 
  Sandra Seville-Jones
Managing Partner
Munger, Tolles & 
  Olson LLP
clientuploads/board/JohnShiner.jpg John Shiner
Partner
Bryan Cave LLP
clientuploads/board/MikeSilacci.jpg  Mike Silacci
Vice President - External Affairs,
    Greater Los Angeles
AT&T
clientuploads/board/RenataSimril.jpg Renata C. Simril
Senior Vice President,
  External Affairs
Los Angeles Dodgers, Inc.  
clientuploads/board/CameronSmith.jpg Cameron Smith
Senior Director, Regulatory,
  Government & Industry Affairs &
  Intellectual Property
Herbalife, Ltd. 
clientuploads/board/BrissaSoteloVargas.jpg  Brissa Sotelo-Vargas
Public & Government Relations
  Manager
Tesoro Refining & Marketing,
  Los Angeles Refinery
  R.K. (Rod) Spackman
Manager, Public & 
  Goverment Affairs-
  LA Basin
Chevron Corporation 
Frank A. Stephan
Senior Managing Director
Clarett West Development  
  Elizabeth Stephenson
Principal
McKinsey & Company, Inc. 
  Mike Tannourji
Executive Vice President, Advertising
Los Angeles Times
  Christopher Thornberg
Founding Partner
Beacon Economics  
Matthew Toledo
President & Publisher
Los Angeles Business Journal  
Lupe Valdez
Director of Public Affairs
Union Pacific 
  Railroad Co.  
  Robert Wagner
Senior Client Partner
Korn/Ferry International 
James Williams
General Manager
Edelman  
clientuploads/board/DenitaWilloughby.jpg Denita Willoughby
Regional Vice President 
    External Affairs     
Southern California Gas Company, 
    a Sempra Energy utility 
  Jared Wolff
President L.A. Region
Pacific Western Bank  
Kenton C. Woods
President & CEO
SCI California Funeral Services Inc.   
  David Wright
Vice President
Plains All American Pipeline, L.P.
  Robert A. Wyman
Partner
Latham & Watkins LLP 
     
       

 EX-OFFICIO

William C. Allen
President & Chief Executive
  Officer
Los Angeles County 
  Economic Development 
  Corporation 
  Leron Gubler
President & CEO
Hollywood Chamber 
  of Commerce
clientuploads/board/PaulLittle.jpg  Paul Little
President & Chief Executive
  Officer
Pasadena Chamber of 
  Commerce   
clientuploads/board/KenMiranda.jpg  Ken Miranda
Chair
World Trade Week Committee 
Lisa Greer Quateman
Boardmember
Southern California
  Leadership Network
David Simon
President
Los Angeles Sports Council 
Stuart Waldman
President 
Valley Industry
  & Commerce Association  
clientuploads/board/ErnestWooden.jpg  Ernest Wooden, Jr.
President & CEO
Los Angeles Tourism
  & Convention Board 
       
      *List as of 07.16.14