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

Norma Parraz

Founder and CEO of EduconX, LLC

2018-2021, 1st Term

Frank Reddick

Partner, Akin Gump Strauss Hauer & Feld, LLP

2008-2023, 5th Term

Associates Board

Alicia Alonso, Co-Chair

Estate Manager

Bailey Masullo, Co-Chair

Digital Product Manager, Capital Group

Max LeMerle

Special Situations Group, Oaktree Capital Management L.P.

Ryne Posey

Associate, Skadden, Arps, Slate, Meagher & Flom, LLP

Tarik Walmsley

Senior Consultant, Deloitte

Alexandre Dauman

President, Big Cat Productions

Leigha Kemmett

SVP of Finance & Operations, ClimaCell Inc.

Iman Nanji

Consultant, The Boston Consulting Group

Dan Reichert

Senior Risk & Insurance Analyst, Capital Group

Ryan Schwartz

Operations Manager, Radiology Partners

Shadie Shafii

Regional Director, General Assembly

Andrew Weisberg

Litigation Associate, O'Melveny & Myers LLP

Jimmy Zhao

Master Data Analyst, TOMS