Empowering Youth Through Education

Leaders

Board of Directors

Chairman and Founder
Gary Gitnick, M.D., F.A.C.G.
UCLA School of Medicine

Co-Chairman
Eric Esrailian, M.D.
UCLA School of Medicine

Co-Founder
Cherna Gitnick

President, Alumni Ambassadors
Verónica Estrada
JP Morgan

President, Leadership Council
David Hughes
DirecTV, Inc.

Chief Executive Officer
Kenny Rogers

President
Josh Klinefelter
Aurora Capital Group

Vice President
Madeleine Sherak, Ph.D.
My Bench Productions

Secretary
Mary Ann Todd
Munger, Tolles & Olson, LLP




Thomas C. Booker, Wells Fargo Bank

Pamela Buffett

David Casares, Vicente Capital Partners

Sanford R. Climan, Entertainment Media Ventures

Janice Goldman, Philanthropist

Robert Goldman, Investor

Jana Waring Greer, SunAmerica

Tracy Herriott, Freelance Photographer

Charles Kaplan, Sculptor

Chris Meledandri, Illumination Entertainment

Rich Ross, The Discovery Channel

Ann Ruth, Five Star Legal & Compliance

Carl Schuster, Wolfgang Puck

Harlan Spinner, UBS Private Wealth Management

Anne Sweeney

Brian K. Werdesheim, Oppenheimer & Company

Carla Mann Woods, Mann Healthcare Partners





Founders’ Circle

Chair
Andrea Cockrum

Howard Banchik

Jackie Banchik

Bill Cockrum

Emmy Davis (In Memoriam)

John Davis

Georgia Frontiere (In Memoriam)

Cherna Gitnick

Gary Gitnick, M.D., F.A.C.G.

Janice Goldman

Robert Goldman

Jana Waring Greer

Randall Greer

Charles Kaplan

Jo Ann Kaplan

Ryan Kavanaugh

John Kissick

Kathy Kissick

Melanie Lundquist

Richard Lundquist

Hart Lyon (In Memoriam)

Louise Lyon (In Memoriam)

Lucia Rodriguez

Lupe Rodriguez

Dale Rosenbloom

Kathleen Rosenbloom

Madeleine Sherak

Tom Sherak (In Memoriam)

Jane Waterhouse

John Waterhouse (In Memoriam)

Phyllis Wolf





Executive Team

Kenny Rogers, Chief Executive Officer
Maria Espinosa Booth, Chief Operating Officer
Joan Sumpter, Vice President, Finance and Administration
Kadar Lewis, Vice President, Programs
Cassandra Krause, Vice President, Development