Board of Directors

Our Board of Directors provide the leadership, commitment, support, advocacy and passion to help ensure the fulfillment of KIPP SoCal’s mission and goals.

Meet our Board of Directors and Associates Board School Leadership below.

Board of Directors

Julie Miller, Chair

Partner, Holthouse Carlin & Van Trigt LLP

2015-2021, 2nd Term

Luis Rodriguez, Vice Chair

Attorney, Office of Los Angeles County Public Defender

2016-2023, 2nd Term

Heather Lord, Secretary

SVP, Head of Strategy & Innovation at American Funds; Capital Group

2018-2021, 1st Term

Jon Berg

Executive Movie Producer, Stampede Ventures

2019-2022, 1st Term

Carlos Bermudez

Partner at Akin Gump Strauss Hauer & Feld

2018-2021, 1st Term

Randy Bishop

Managing Partner, BearTree Partners

2018-2021, 3rd Term

Mel Carlisle

Managing Director, Oaktree Capital Management

2020-2023, 2nd Term

Courtney Criswell

Deputy Executive Director for Policy & Program

2020-2023, 1st Term

Phil Feder

Global Real Estate Partner, Paul Hastings

2018-2021, 1st Term

E.J. Kavounas

Managing Partner and Founder, Miramac Capital

2020-2023, 3rd Term

Nancy Maldonado

Executive Director, Gallagher

2022-2024, 1st Term

Norma Parraz

Founder and CEO of EduconX, LLC

2018-2021, 1st Term

Associates Board

Alicia Alonso, Co-Chair

Estate Manager

Bailey Masullo, Co-Chair

Digital Product Manager, Capital Group

Alfredo Crossman-Chavez Jr.

Founding Athletic Director, KIPP Corazon Academy Upper School

Emily Feder

Finance & Real Estate Attorney, Allen Matkins

Tommy Felix

Partner, Kirkland & Ellis

Micah Joselow

Consultant, The Boston Consulting Group

Chad Kanoff

Senior Associate, The Boston Consulting Group

Leigha Kemmett

Chief Operating Officer,

Eileen Leman

Labor & Employment Associate, Cooley LLP

Parisa Movahedi

Consultant, The Boston Consulting Group

Iman Nanji

Consultant, The Boston Consulting Group

Ryne Posey

Counsel, Labor & Employment, Skadden, Arps, Slate, Meagher & Flom, LLP

Roy Quinto

Head of Student Pipeline Development, UCLA Anderson School of Management

Dan Reichert

SoCal Distribution Leader, AIG

Ryan Schwartz

Senior Manager, Strategy, ApolloMed

Shadie Shafii

Membership Lead, Section4

Tarik Walmsley

Strategy Manager, Deloitte

Andrew Weisberg

Litigation Counsel, O'Melveny & Myers LLP