Board members attending the 30th anniversary gala, Our City, Our Kids.

Board members attending the 30th anniversary gala, Our City, Our Kids.

LA's Best:

Office of the Mayor

200 North Spring Street, M-120, Los Angeles, CA 90012

llasbest.org

SERVICE AREA

LA’s BEST plays a vital role in the lives of more than 25,000 elementary school students who come from neighborhoods with the fewest resources and the greatest needs across Los Angeles.

MISSION STATEMENT

LA’s BEST Afterschool Enrichment Program provides a safe and supervised afterschool education, enrichment and recreation program for children ages five to 12 in Los Angeles.

Leadership

Executive Leadership

Eric Gurna

President & CEO

Amber Martinez

Vice President of Development

Debe Loxton

Chief Operating Officer Board of Directors

Chair: Christopher D. Dusseault

Gibson, Dunn & Crutcher LLP

Vice Chair: Mary Odell

The Riordan Foundation

CFO: Robert L. Wicke

Deloitte Consulting

Adam Deromedi,

AECOM

Alberto Diaz

United Airlines

Trudi Ferguson

USC, Marshall School of Business

Neal Fraser

Redbird, Vibiana, Fritzi Coop

Ruben Gonzalez

Gonzalez Strategic Affairs and Senior Advisor to the CEO of the Los Angeles Chamber of Commerce

Eric Gurna

LA’s BEST Afterschool Enrichment Program

Gerald L. Katell

Katell Productions & LLC and Katell Properties, LLC

Lyndal Larkin

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Heather Lord

Capital Group

Malik

Southern California Gas Company

Damián Mazzotta

Zero Gravity

Dakota Ortiz

Endeavor

Samira Poulos

Philanthropist

The Honorable Richard J. Riordan

The Riordan Foundation

June Sale

Child Care Consultant

Teresa Samaniego

ABC7

Dean Schramm

The Schramm Group

Cameron Strang

Philanthropist

David Travers

ZipRecruiter

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