Thank You!

Thanks to everyone who supported our
JVS Strictly Business SoCal Awards Dinner.
With your generosity, we raised over $660,000.

Your 2019 Honorees

Harris Smith
Chair, JVS Board of Directors
Larry Kallestad
Remmie Maden
Chair, JVS Emerging Leaders
Mayra Plascencia
Inspiration Award Honoree

Luis Jasso
Inspiration Award Honoree

Lorrie Williams
Inspiration Award Honoree


Harris Smith
Chair of the JVS Board of Directors, Harris Smith was recognized for his visionary leadership in expanding JVS SoCal services and impact.

Corporate Partnership Award A fully integrated global real estate company, Greystar is a generous supporter of the JVS ApartmentWorks® program, committed to hiring our graduates.

Remmie Maden
Emerging Leaders Award Remmie is founder and chair of the new JVS Emerging Leaders, a group of young professionals contributing their time, talent and resources in support of the JVS SoCal mission.

Client Inspiration Award Honorees
The recipients of the JVS SoCal Inspiration Award are JVS clients Mayra Plascencia, Iraq combat veteran and manager of the Cal State University Northridge Veterans Resource Center, Luis Jasso, ApartmentWorks graduate and Greystar maintenance technician, and Lorrie Williams, a client of our West L.A. America’s Job Center of California (AJCC) now working for Skanska Traynor on Metro’s Regional Connector construction project in downtown L.A.

Thank You To Our Generous 2019 Strictly Business SoCal Sponsors

Presenting Sponsor