Board of Councilors
Dennis F. Holt, Chair
Chairman and Chief Executive Officer, U.S. International Media
Former Leader, Westminster City Council
John C. Bedrosian
Former Co-Founder and Chairman, Autobytel
Executive Director, First 5 LA
Napoleon Brandford, III
Chairman, Siebert, Brandford, Shank & Co., LLC
President and CEO, United Way of Greater Los Angeles
Rick J. Caruso
Chief Executive Officer, Caruso Affiliated
President and CEO, Creative Productions
Chairman and Chief Executive Officer, American CityView
Former U.S. Secretary of Housing and Urban Development
Richard DeBeikes, Jr.
President, DeBeikes Investment Company
Executive Director at Leonetti/O’Connell Family Foundation
Founder, Seaforth Land Limited
California State Senator, District 18
Senior Consultant, Former Vice President for Government and Industry Relations
Cedars-Sinai Medical Center
Chairman and CEO, KFG Investment Company
Price C. Erwin and Ione L. Piper Dean and Professor, USC Sol Price School of Public Policy
Managing Member, Ledcorp
Executive Vice President and Director of Marketing, Lewis Operating Corporation
Kevin D. McCarthy
Executive Vice President, Member of the Board of Directors, Majestic Realty Co.
Jeffrey J. Miller
Retired Vice Chairman, Provident Investment Counsel
President, CEO and Founder, Cordoba Corporation
Avedick B. Poladian
Executive Vice President and Chief Financial Officer, Lowe Enterprises
Chairman of the Board, PriceSmart, Inc.
Director of Real Estate Development, Apple, Inc.
The Honorable Mark Ridley-Thomas
Supervisor, Second District, County of Los Angeles
Retired Vice Chairman, Real Estate Industry Services, Ernst & Young, L.L.P.
President, Goldhirsh Foundation
Co-Founder, Fifteen Group
Leonard D. Schaeffer
Former CEO and Chairman, Wellpoint
President, Soboroff Partners
President, Joseph Drown Foundation
Partner, Squire and Sanders
Stephen S.S. Wong
Chairman, Chongbang Group
Managing Director, Edward Wong Development Co. Ltd.
Emeriti Board of Councilors
Founder, Designer and CEO, BCBG Max Azria Group
President, Dillard’s, Inc.
President, Magic Johnson Enterprises