Board of Directors
Commissioner of the Status of Women:
Pasadena and Statewide; Consultant, Private Practice
Controller & Director of Finance, The California Wellness Foundation
Vice President, Branch Manager, Union Bank
Vice President, Fox Entertainment Group
Christina Mauro, President
Stanislav Gorbunov, Vice President
Compliance Specialist, Capital Group Companies
Dawn Bey, Treasurer
Account Executive, Bills & Stoll, LLP; Intervention Volunteer
Yasmin Dunn, Secretary
Executive Producer, Robot Rumpus
Political Consultant, Private Practice
Marco Loera, M.F.A.
Director of technology and online organizing, National Day Laborer Organizing Network
Martha Gonzalez, PhD.
Assistant Professor, Intercollegiate Department of Chicana/o Latina/o Studies at Scripps/Claremont College, Chicana Artivista (artist/activist) musician, feminist music theorist and musician with QUETZAL
Musician/Activist, Founder, ARTIVIST
Vice President, Keenan Insurance Services
Certified Council Trainer, Center for Council's Social Justice Council Project
Owner and CEO - Universal AVIT
Dr. Nooshin Valizadeh, PhD.
Adjunct Professor and Community College Specialist, USC, LACCD
Pam Palmer, ESQ.
Commercial Litigation Practice Group, Pepper Hamilton LLP
Manager, Public Affairs, Metrolink
Rebecca Isaacs, ESQ.
Executive Director, Equality Federation
Sandra Henriquez, M.A.
Executive Director, CALCASA
Vice-President, YWCA Greater Los Angeles
Sheila Kuehl, ESQ.
Supervisor, Los Angeles County Board of Supervisors
Chief Wellbeing Officer, Inherent Wellbeing
Realtor, West San Gabriel Valley
Human Development Coordinator/Educator, Westridge School
Allison Grabell, Esq.
Alyce Laviolette, M.S, M.F.T.
Long-term practitioner/therapist/advocate for battered women, Private Practice, Professor at California University, Long Beach
Executive Director, The California Women’s Law Center
Billie Weiss, M.P.H.
Executive Director, Violence Prevention Coalition of Greater Los Angeles
Founder, Hershey Cause Communications
Sensual Lifestyle Specialist, Entrepreneur, Sensual Moves
President, Nakatomi & Associates
Elaine Tumonis, ESQ.
Deputy Attorney General, Statewide Child Abduction Coordinator, CA Attorney General's Office
Commissioner, City of Santa Monica
Ellen Ledley, LCSW
Trauma Therapist, Private Practice
Former Executive at Southern California Edison - retired.
Co-founder of GLAAD, Current principle at Harmony Gold, a film distribution company, Commissioner, City of Los Angeles, Human Relations Commission
Deputy of Special Projects, Los Angeles County Board of Supervisors
Kellie Hawkins, M.A.
COO, National Health Organization
Leah Aldridge, M.F.A, PhD.
A pioneer in youth violence prevention, Co-Author of In Touch With Teens, Peace Over Violence’s nationally recognized youth-violence prevention initiative.
National Advisory Board
Jan Morris, Sarasota, FL
Vice President in Public Relations – Retired, Verizon
Esta Soler, San Francisco, CA
Founder and President of Futures Without Violence
Susan B. Sorenson, PhD., Philadelphia, PA
Professor of Social Policy and of Health & Societies, University of Pennsylvania, School of Public Policy, Director, The Evelyn Jacobs Ortner Center on Family Violence
Laney M Vazquez, Bakersfield, CA
Corporate Supervising Senior Counsel, Chevron Corporation
Maile Zambuto, New York, NY
Former CEO of Joyful Heart Foundation
Kibi Anderson, Sherman Oaks, CA
Strategy and Business Development Executive – Bloomberg Media
Eve Ensler, New York, NY
Tony Award winning playwright, performer, and activist, is the author of The Vagina Monologues and is the Founder of One Billion Rising.
Jackson Katz, PhD, Boston, MA
Founder and Director, MVP Strategies, an anti-sexist activist and expert on violence, media and masculinities.
Debbie Lee, San Francisco, CA
Senior Vice-President at Futures Without Violence
Steve LePore, Los Angeles, CA
Founder and former Executive Director of 1in6