Executive Committee

Ellenmary Michel
President
Pelican Products

Athena Paquette Cormier
Vice President
Stratis Financial

Camilla Seferian
Treasurer

Laura Savitz
Secretary
Singer/Teacher

David Kartsonis

David Kartsonis
Member at Large
Bakers Man

Nancy Mannon

Nancy Mannon
Immediate Past President
Artist & Arts Advocate

Board of Directors

Jean Adelsman
Retired Managing Editor Daily Breeze

Jonathan Anderson
VEFA

Heidi Cunningham
AppleOne Employment Services

Arnold Coggeshall
Vortex Financial

Cinda Herring
Co-Pastor Living Word Christian Center

Tammy Khan
Torrance Unified School District

Dale Korman
Arts Advocate

Sherry Kramer
Continental Development Corp.

Gesuina Lafayette
Torrance Refining Company LLC

Lori Nolan
Providence Little Company of Mary

Tony Sabala
Law Offices of Tony Sabala

Wendy Shu
SAGE Millimeter, Inc.

Birgit Snodgrass
QuinStar Technology, Inc.

Board Member Emeritus

Owen Griffith

Advisory Board

Heidi Ashcraft (Ashcraft Design)

David Benoit (David Benoit Music)

Jonathan Beutler (Sunrider International)

Shannon Dean (California Water Service Co.)

Scott Douglas (West Coast Capital)

Donna Duperron (Torrance Area Chamber of Commerce)

Steve Fechner (Surf Management Co.)

Patrick Furey (Torrance Mayor)

Mikko Haggott-Henson (Japanese Traditional Performing Arts)

George Mannon, EdD (Torrance Unified School District)

Ken Miller (Former Torrance Mayor)

George Nakano (Former Assemblyman)

Steve Napolitano (Manhattan Beach City Council)

Bill Oberholzer (Preferred Bank)

Ted Porter (So. Cal. Edison, Retired)

Mark Smith (Malaga Bank)

Ritas Smith (Ritas Smith & Associates)