Board of Directors

Rick Allen
SnagFilms (Documentaries), President and CEO

Julie Andrews Edwards

Rosario Dawson

Jeff Franklin*
Jeff Franklin Productions, Film & Television Producer

Drew Hagen
IV Communications, CEO

Bob L. Johnson*
Board Co-Treasurer
Attorney, Entertainment Executive

Nola Kambanda
The Boeing Company, Aerospace Engineer

Gary Larsen
Board Co-Treasurer
Business Investor, Retired Foreign Service Officer

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

David Nieh
Managing Director, Clear Peak Development

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

Dr. Stanley Frileck
Tom Moore, Jr.
Tony Adams
Blake Edwards
Shelley List
Piero Patri
Paul O’Rourke, MD
Leonard Vernon
Marjorie Vernon
Nissen Davis

* Denotes Managing Board Member