Board of Directors

Ysette Witteveen – President
Principal, Business Talent Group

Tracy Edwards – Treasurer
Chief Financial Officer, Ace Beverage Company

Andy Weissman – Secretary
Attorney, Arkin and Weissman


Kim Defenderfer
Executive Vice President, Pacific Western Bank

Reverend Patricia Farris
Senior Minister, First United Methodist Church of Santa Monica

Ray Hofmeister
Senior Vice President of International Finance, Lionsgate

Ryan A. Leggio
Partner, First Pacific Advisors

Cindy Maroun
Community Advocate

Glenda Martinez
Attorney, Labor Law

Cindy McQuade, LCSW
Licensed Clinical Social Worker, UCLA Medical Center

Renee Ordeneaux, CPA, MBA
Partner, Armanino LLP, Assurance Services Group, Audit

Booker Pearson
Senior Vice President, Computer Systems Sales (Ret.)

Kimberly Robert
Real Estate Attorney

Jane Spiegel, MD, MSPH
Internist, St. John’s Hospital (Ret.)

Jamie Tierney
Community Advocate

Albert P. Vera
Business Owner

Kitty Wallace
Senior Vice President, Colliers International, Commercial Real Estate

Russell Whittenburg
Senior Vice President, Forest Lawn

Tom Wilson
President, Duckett-Wilson, Developer, Commercial Shopping Centers