2023-2024 Executive Board Officers

President

Richard Montgomery

Manhattan Beach

Gardena City Councilmember Mark Henderson.

President-Elect

Mark Henderson

Gardena

Vice President, City of Hermosa Beach Councilmember and Executive Board member Ray Jackson

Vice President

Ray Jackson

Hermosa Beach

Treasurer

David Fredendall

Glendora

María Solorio City of San Fernando

Secretary

Mary Solorio

San Fernando

Past President

Nils Nehrenheim

Redondo Beach

Board of Directors

Dr. Julian Gold

Beverly Hills

Mike Griffiths

Torrance

Joshua Barron Council Member South Gate

Joshua Barron

South Gate

John S. Lee

Los Angeles

Victor Linares

Covina

Sal Melendez

Montebello

Christine Parra

Santa Monica

Maria Pulido

Bell Gardens

Roberto Uranga

Long Beach

Chad Wanke

Placentia

John Harrington was elected to the San Gabriel City Council

John Harrington

San Gabriel

Mayor H. Manuel Ortiz was first elected to the Irwindale City Council on November 2005 and has been re-elected in 2009, 2013, 2018 and 2022.

Manuel Garcia

Irwindale

Emma Sharif - Mayor of Compton

Emma Sharif

Compton

Downey Council Member Hector Sosa

Hector Sosa

Downey

Staff

Greg Spiker

Public Relations & Fundraising Consultant

Courtney Torres

Courtney Torres

Executive Director

Arnold M. Alvarez-Glasman

Alvarez-Glasman & Colvin Law

Past Presidents

  • 2022-2023: Nils Nehrenheim, Redondo Beach

  • 2021-2022: Göran Eriksson, Culver City

  • 2020-2021: Sean Ashton, City of Downey

  • 2019-2020: Richard Montgomery, Manhattan Beach

  • 2018-2019: Mark Henderson, Gardena

  • 2017-2018: Robert Gonzalez, San Fernando
  • 2016-2017: Vivian Romero, Montebello

  • 2015-2016: Marie Fellhauer, El Segundo
  • 2014-2015: Laura Friedman, Glendale
  • 2013-2014: Mario A. Guerra, Downey

  • 2012-2013: Juventino Gomez, El Monte

  • 2011-2012: David R. Gutierrez, San Gabriel
  • 2010-2011: Richard Montgomery, Manhattan Beach

  • 2009-2010: Peter Yao, Claremont
  • 2008-2009: Kevin Stapleton, Covina

  • 2007-2008: Mike McCormick, Vernon

  • 2006-2007: Dennis Zine, Los Angeles
  • 2005-2006: Frank Venti, Monterey Park

  • 2004-2005: Kelly Mcdowell, El Segundo
  • 2003-2004: Joyce Streator, Pasadena

  • 2002-2003: Steve Napolitano, Manhattan Beach
  • 2001-2002: Mark Paulson, Alhambra

  • 2000-2001: Bob Bartlett, Monrovia
  • 1999-2000: Mary Cammarano, San Gabriel
  • 1998-1999: Jim Gragin, Gardena

  • 1997-1998: Barbara Riley, Downey

  • 1996-1997: Bob Holbrook, Santa Monica

  • 1995-1996: Barbara Messina, Alhambra

  • 1994-1995: Jo Anne Darcy, Santa Clarita
  • 1993-1994: Steve Barnes, Manhattan Beach

  • 1992-1993: Paul Richards, Lynwood

  • 1991-1992: John Ferraro, Los Angeles

  • 1990-1991: Warren Harwood, Long Beach

  • 1989-1990: Nancy Manners, West Covina

  • 1988-1989: Jim Roberts, Huntington Park

  • 1987-1988: Jeanne E. Parrish, San Gabriel

  • 1986-1987: Bruce U. Smith, Inglewood

  • 1985-1986: Ted R. Shaw, South Pasadena

  • 1984-1985: Dr. Forest Tennant, West Covina

  • 1983-1984: E. Daniel Remy, Burbank
  • 1981-1982: Robert Farrell, Los Angeles

  • 1980-1981: Charles E. Gilb, Arcadia

  • 1979-1980: Stephen A. Nordeck, Manhattan Beach

  • 1978-1979: Phillip M. Ramos, Montebello

  • 1987-1979: Blake P. Sanbron, Whittier

  • 1976-1977: William L. Cox, Gardena

  • 1975-1976: Clarence H. Knechtel, Bell

  • 1974-1975: Henry Liewer, Lynwood

  • 1973-1974: J. Frank Haven, Covina

  • 1972-1973: David K. Hayward, Redondo Beach

  • 1971-1972: Orin P. Johnson, Torrance

  • 1970-1971: Monte Wicker, Whittier

  • 1969-1970: Adelina Gregory, Baldwin Park

  • 1968-1969: Dr. Thomas J. Clark, Long Beach

  • 1967-1968: Frank Clapp, Beverly Hills

  • 1966-1967: John P. Kearney, Maywood

  • 1965-1966: Oscar G. Yaeger, Covina

  • 1964-1965: Charles E. Compton, Burbank

  • 1963-1964: Harry C. Shepherd, Montebello
  • 1961-1963: Gordon W. Mcginley, San Gabriel