Board of Directors


Rick Allen
SnagFilms (Documentaries), President and CEO


Julie Andrews Edwards


Anne Bloom
Equal Justice Works, Director of Public Programs


Rosario Dawson


Jonathan Estrin


Jeff Franklin*
Jeff Franklin Productions, Film & Television Producer


Stanley Frileck, M.D.*


Drew Hagen
IV Communications, CEO


Bob L. Johnson*
Board Treasurer
Attorney, Entertainment Executive


Nola Kambanda
The Boeing Company, Aerospace Engineer


Gary Larsen
Business Investor
Retired Foreign Service Officer


Michael Mahdesian*
Board Chair
Servicon Systems, Inc., President
Former Deputy Assistant Administrator, USAID Bureau of Humanitarian Response


Tom Moore, Jr.*
Board Secretary
Community Activist


Maria Mohiuddin Verjee*
Immigration Lawyer


Richard Walden*
President and CEO
Attorney at Law


Skip Whitney*
Managing Principal, Kidder Mathews


Julie Yannatta*
Owner, Be The Why Music
Attorney at Law



Tony Adams
Blake Edwards
Shelley List
Piero Patri
Paul O’Rourke, MD
Leonard Vernon
Marjorie Vernon



* Denotes Managing Board Member