Board of Directors

2020 Board Officers

Harris Smith
Board Chair

Adjunct Professor of Accounting, USC Marshall School of Business

Leland Felsenthal
Board Vice Chair

President, Public Identity, Inc.

Micah DeKofsky
Board Treasurer

Partner, Grant Thorton LLP.

Sharon Darnov
Board Secretary

Trustee, Darnov Family Limited Partnership

Directors

Adam Abramowitz

Co-Founder and Managing Director, Intrepid Investment Bankers

Ronny Bensimon

Partner, Infinity Advantage, LLC

 

Joel Berman

Partner, Elkins Kalt Weintraub Reuben Gartside LLP

Bonnie Fein

Partner, ARKA Properties Group

Eileen Coskey Fracchia

Founder and Managing Principal, El Camino Group, LLC

Samantha Haugh

SVP, Marketing,
Banc of California

Jimmy Hausberg*

Managing Director, Partner, The Hausberg Group

Charlie Hill

Senior Vice President, Team Leader, Structured Finance, City National Bank

Jonathan A. Karp

Partner, Thompson Coburn LLP

Christopher Kelly

Partner, Loeb & Loeb LLP

Jason Kravitz

Account Executive, Lloyd S. Berkett Insurance Agency, Inc.

Steven D. Lotwin

Partner, Capital Group Cos.

Vivian Soren-Myers

Management Consultant

Jeffrey Paul*

Self-employed

Matthew Paul

Real Estate Agent, Rodeo Realty

Robert C. Pearman

Of Counsel, Sanders Roberts LLP

David Pelaia

Managing Director, CIT Bank

Rick Powell*

President, Ashjer LLC

Chip W. Robertson

Real Estate Investor, Warland Investments Company

Thomas Schiff

President, Schiff Capital Investments

Sabrina Shadi

Partner, Baker & Hostetler, LLP

Cesar Trujillo

Senior Vice President, National Implementation Manager, Wells Fargo Bank

David Wimmer

Shareholder,
Swerdlow Florence Sanchez Swerdlow & Wimmer LLC

Matthew Zarcufsky

Executive Director, National Assistance League

President 
Mary Jo & Hank Greenberg Animal Welfare Foundation

Ambassador Board

Judith Felsenthal

Community Volunteer

Richard Foos

CEO, Shout! Factory

Rob Galperson

Vice President, Sales & Merchandising, Gertmenian

Marshall Geller

Scfinvestments

Abner Goldstine*

Retired

Steven Hirsh

Property Manager/Philanthropist

Adrienne Horwitch*

Community Volunteer

Fred Kunik

President, AFEX

Pearle Rae Levey

Real Estate

Heidi Levyn

James Maslon*

Retired

Steve Moritz

Realtor Associate, Sotheby’s International Realty

David Nikayin

President, Orbit Electric

Rick Powell*

President, Ashjer LLC

Susan W. Robertson*

Retired

Judy Rosenberg

Nonprofit Consultant

W. Michael Rosenberg

Senior Managing Director, President, Intrepid Investment Bankers

Jamie Rudman

Partner, Sanchez & Amador

Jack Suzar*

Managing Director, Belair Investment Advisors

A. Charles Wilson*

Attorney and Corporate Executive

*Former JVS Board President

Former Presidents, Retired

Sunny Caine

Retired

Donald S. Simons

Retired

M.M. Chuck Maltz

Retired