Board Of Directors

CAROL MELVILLE, CHAIR
Licensed Clinical Social Worker
Member, National Association of Clinical Social Workers
Participant, Cedar’s Sinai Two Year Interdisciplinary Course on Children created and directed by Connie Lillas, Ph.D.
Former Regional Director for Jewish Family Service South Bay Mental Health Center
Former volunteer, Vistas for Children
Former Board Member, Temple Menorah of Redondo Beach

CORINNE TAYLOR-CYNGISER, SECRETARY
Nonprofit and Educational Consultant
Owner/manager rental property
Former Regional Director, Moving Traditions
Former Board Member, UCSC Women’s Center
Former Co-chair, Women at Work Retreat
Former Union Member and Activist, CUE
Former Volunteer, Planned Parenthood
Volunteer, The Peace School

JOHN PERKINS, TREASURER
Managing Director, Houlihan Lokey
Former Partner and Director, Bain & Co
Marymount High School, former Board Chair and Trustee Emeritus

LINDA KESTON
Licensed Marriage Family Therapist
Former Facilitator, Mann Early Childhood Parenting Center
Volunteer Counselor, Maple Center Community Circle Program
Member, Association of Child Development Specialists
Former Member, Board of Directors Early Childhood Center at Cedars Sinai

SOLINA KWAN
Strategy-Finance-Economic consultant
Former start up executive in online fundraising for non profits space as well as e-Learning space
Former Stanford University Board of Trustees, alumni nominating committee
Former Stanford CCBSP – Cabinet Committee on Budget & Strategic Planning
Former board member Stanford Asian Pacific American Alumni National Club
Former board member M Society West
Former board member Adolescent Counseling Services
Former Commissioner on Child Abuse Council of Santa Clara County
Former board member Fresh Lifelines for Youth (F.L.Y)
Former board member South Bay Family Healthcare Center
Founding Coach of KEEN (Kids Enjoy Exercise Now)
Former & current volunteer Rose City Center
Former Treasurer and volunteer at Pacific Oaks Children’s School
Volunteer, St James’ Episcopal School, Los Angeles, CA

TODD MANDEL
Leadership Gifts Officer, Claremont McKenna College
Advisory Board member, Partnership Scholars
Citizen Diplomacy Program Host, International Visitors Council
Prior: President, Network Consulting Group
Director, Community Development, Fulfillment Fund
Board member, Shambhala Meditation Center
Co-chair, Los Angeles Mentoring Coalition
Trustee, Los Angeles Educational Alliance for Restructuring Now (LEARN)

ZOE FOXLEY
Board Chair, John M. Lloyd Foundation
Board of Directors, General Service Foundation
Volunteer, The Sunshine Shack
Former volunteer Counselor, Southern California Counseling Center
Former volunteer Counselor, Family Service of Santa Monica
Former volunteer Counselor, Dorothy Kirby Center
Former teacher, Wildwood School

THORSTEN HOINS