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

3rd term (2018-2021)

Luis Rodriguez, Vice Chair

Attorney, Office of Los Angeles County Public Defender

3rd term (2019-2022)

Heather Lord, Secretary

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

1st term (2018-2021)

Margie Armona

Certified Public Accountant

1st term (2018-2021)

Jon Berg

Executive Movie Producer, Stampede Ventures

1st term (2019-2022)

Carlos Bermudez

Partner at Akin Gump Strauss Hauer & Feld

1st term (2018-2021)

Randy Bishop

Managing Partner, BearTree Partners

4th term (2018-2021)

Mel Carlisle

Managing Director, Oaktree Capital Management

2nd term (2020-2023)

Courtney Criswell

Deputy Executive Director for Policy & Program

1st term (2020-2023)

Phil Feder

Global Real Estate Partner, Paul Hastings

1st term (2018-2021)

E.J. Kavounas

Managing Partner and Founder, Miramac Capital

3rd term (2020-2023)

Mike Montoya

Founder and Managing Partner, Stronger Consulting

1st term (2019-2022)

Norma Parraz

Founder and CEO of EduconX, LLC

1st term (2018-2021)

Frank Reddick

Partner, Akin Gump Strauss Hauer & Feld, LLP

5th term (2020-2023)

Associates Board

Alicia Alonso, Co-Chair

Estate Manager

Bailey Masullo, Co-Chair

Investment Product Management Analyst, Capital Group

Max Le Merle, Treasurer Chair

Special Situations Group, Oaktree Capital Management L.P.

Iman Nanji, Co-Social Chair

Interim Director, Helena Fellows Program

Ryne Posey, Events Chair

Labor and Employment Attorney, Skadden, Arps, Slate, Meagher & Flom, LLP

Jack Rosenberg, Volunteer Chair

Vice President, One Rock Capital Partners

John Sigmon, Advocacy Chair

Senior Results Analyst, Capital Group

Tarik Walmsley, Co-Social Chair

Graduate Program, UCLA Anderson School of Management

Alexandre Dauman

Film and TV Producer

Christina Diem Pham

Producer, FoxNet Games

Ellen Etten

Comedy Writer and Performer

Leigha Kemmett

Director of Finance & Business Development, Brat Inc.

John Mauer

Strategy and Market Development Consultant

Dan Reichert

Senior Risk & Insurance Analyst, Capital Group

Thomas Russell III

Associate Attorney, Lewis Brisbois

Shadie Shafii

Senior Manager, General Assembly

Priscyla Temblador

Warehouse Operations Manager, McMaster-Carr

Andrew Weisberg

Litigation Associate, O'Melveny & Myers LLP

Stacy Yamazaki

Project Manager, Whalerock Industries

Jimmy Zhao

Data Analyst, TOMS