Our Leaders

Board of Directors

Beatriz Acevedo
President
Acevedo Foundation

Joe Argilagos
Executive Chairman
Viamericas Corporation

Sean Arian
Founder & President
Bixel Exchange

Fr. Gregory Boyle, SJ
Founder
Homeboy Industries

James A. Burk, Treasurer
President
Albright Advisors LLC

Cecilia Cabello
Vice President
Board of Public Works

Rosa Campos-Ibarra
Testing & Early Start Program Coordinator
California State University, Los Angeles

Alex Chaves, Sr.
Chairman
Parking Company of America

Troy Dawson
Vice President, Government Satellite Systems
The Boeing Company

Fr. Allan Deck, SJ
Distinguished Scholar in Pastoral Theology and Latino Studies, Rector of the Jesuit Community
Loyola Marymount University

Renee Delphin-Rodriguez, Secretary
Partner
Crowell & Moring LLP

Oscar Gonzalez
Co-President, COO
Northgate Markets

Zac Guevara, CFA
Chair of Board
California Endowment

Jane Fonda
Actress and Activist

J. Michael Hennigan
Partner
McKool Smith Hennigan

David Herbst
Founder and Managing Partner
Vectis Strategies

Bruce Karatz
President
BK Capital LLC

Pernille Spiers-Lopez, Chair
Global Corporate and Non-Profit Director
Meijer Corporation, ECCO USA, Save the Children US and International

Christine Lynch
Community Activist
Board Member since 2006

Mercedes Martinez
Community Activist

O’Malley Miller
Partner
Allen Matkins

John Raatz
Founder/ CEO
Global Alliance for Transformational Entertainment

Wayne Ratkovich
Founder and CEO
The Ratkovich Company

Viktor Rzeteljski
Partner (Retired)
KPMG

Lupita Sanchez-Cornejo
Director of External Affairs
AT&T

Rob Smith III
President
Sierra Leasing Company

Alan Smolinisky
Principal Conquest Housing

Elizabeth Stephenson
President
Fiji Water

Carlos Vasquez
Real Estate Professional
VCA Realty

Chris Weitz
Writer & Director

MANAGEMENT TEAM & KEY STAFF

Founder
Fr. Gregory Boyle, S.J.

Chief Executive Officer
Thomas Vozzo

Associate Executive Director
Hector Verdugo

Chief Financial Officer
Francis Ota

Chief Development Officer
Dennis Slon

Chief Work Readiness & Training Officer
Mary Ellen Burton

Chief Program Officer
Shirley Torres

Chief of Education & Research
Mikala Rahn

VP Social Enterprises
Arlin Crane

Director of Mental Health Services
Fajima Bedran

Director of Tattoo Removal Services
Esmeralda Mendez

Director of Legal Services
Donna Harati

Director of Government Relations
Fabian Garcia

Director of Educational Services
Marissa Gillette

Director of Strategic Initiatives
Maria Flores

Director of Marketing
Kim S. Johnson

Director of Human Resources
Alfreda Smith

Director of Information Technology
Andrew Platts

Co-director of Case Management & Navigation
Steve Avalos

Co-director of Case Management & Navigation
Jose Arellano

Grants Manager
Stephanie Struck

Accounting Manager
Tiffany Cheng

Global Homeboy Network & Media Relations Manager
Alison Lass

Community Outreach Manager
Alegria Castro

Site Manager for Youth Resources, Learning Works
Raul Diaz

To Contact our team, fill out the form below or call our main number during business hours.