Our Board of Directors


Lester Garcia - Board Chair                                                      

Political Director, SEIU 99


Aurea Montes-Rodriguez - Treasurer                                            

Executive Vice President, Community Coalition


Amy Cooper - Secretary  

Education Consultant 

Alex Avila

Specialist of Readiness and Integration, Los Angeles Unified School District (LAUSD)

Douglas Wance    

Shareholder, Buchalter Nemer 

Vera Miao  

Actress, Writer, Producer 


Kathleen  Ledesma Ochoa                             

Director of Healthcare Policy and Advocacy, SEIU-UHW-West 

Hector Sanchez            

Finance Director, Community Coalition