Get involved in the Fulfillment Fund Leadership Council, a dynamic group of young professionals with a passion for education and a desire to make a difference in the lives of students.
The Fulfillment Fund Leadership Council is a young professionals board comprised of individuals from diverse industries who support the organization’s mission. Through advocacy, service and fundraising, members of the Leadership Council act as ambassadors in the community, marketing the organization to a new generation and soliciting financial, volunteer, and in-kind donations on behalf of the Fulfillment Fund and its students.
Leadership Council Executive Committee:
- Chairman: Josh Klinefelter, Aurora Capital Group
- President: David Hughes, DIRECTV
- VP, Operations & Communications: Nicole Madani, UCLA
- VP, Corporate Engagement: Marcelo Bermudez, Figueroa Capital Group
- Board Rep., Sustainable Funding Committee: Anjan Choudhury, Munger, Tolles and Olson
- Chair, Events: Wanda Dragomirescu, Blackstone Group
- Chair, Membership Development: Jordan Lucoff, JWT Inside
- Chair, Mentoring & Student Support: Steve Lapinski, NBC Universal
Fulfillment Fund Leadership Council members are young professionals ages 25-45 who commit to raising $1,500 annually (or $125/month) for the Fulfillment Fund through cash donations, corporate sponsorships, event ticket sales and in-kind donations. Members are encouraged to participate on Leadership Council sub-committees where they have the opportunity to support the Fulfillment Fund's mission through active committee participation. Members are invited to exclusive events, have access to a professional network of more than 60 members, and have the opportunity to give-back to the community where they live and work. Interested in joining? View our New Member Agreement Form.
Happy Hour, Del Friscos, Santa Monica, 11/21/13, 6-9pm
Please join the FFLC to socialize & network with current LC'ers while also providing a casual, non-ticketed opportunity to introduce the Leadership Council to friends who may want to get involved with the Fulfillment Fund. Del Frisco's, 1551 Ocean Ave #105 Santa Monica, CA 90401.
Leadership Council Holiday Party, 12/3/13, 7pm
Enjoy cocktails and hors d’oeuvres as we to celebrate the holiday season and thank you for your Leadership Council membership and Fulfillment Fund support! Members are encouraged to invite a guest interested in learning more information on the Fulfillment Fund and Mentor Program. For location information, please contact Sarah Oesterle.
Team Fulfillment Fund and the ASICS LA Marathon, 3/9/14
Brought to you by the Leadership Council, we invite you to join Team Fulfillment Fund in our 3rd year as an Official Charity for the ASICS LA Marathon! Learn more.
LC Annual Retreat, Creative Artists Agency, 9/28/13
Members gathered for the Leadership Council Retreat at CAA for the annual meeting and a Roundtable Discussion with candidate for State Superintendent of Public Instruction in California, Marshall Tuck. Members learned about the 5-year vision for the Fulfillment Fund from CEO Kenny Rogers, engaged in breakout discussions around LC Committee work, and learned about the state of education in California from Tuck - all in support of helping Fulfillment Fund students on their path to a college education. View photos.
2nd Annual Taste of Summer, The Annenberg Community Beach House, 7/13/13
A sold out crowd gathered for an evening at the Annenberg Community Beach House and Marion Davies Guest House, featuring food and drinks from some of LA’s best restaurants and wineries, great entertainment, a raffle and a silent auction, with proceeds benefiting the Fulfillment Fund. Read more.
LC Sponsor Dinner, The Beach Club, 4/2/13
An intimate group of Leadership Council members and guests came together for the LC Sponsor Reception on April 2nd at The Beach Club in Santa Monica. Guests enjoyed cocktails and hors d'oeuvres, a gorgeous sunset view, while learning about Fulfillment Fund programs in order to help raise funds and advocates for the Fulfillment Fund's mission. View Gallery
ASICS LA Marathon, 3/17/13
On Sunday, March 17, a dedicated group of Fulfillment Fund supporters ran 26.2 miles from Dodger Stadium to the Pacific, raising funds and awareness. View photos.