First Place is grateful for our Board of Directors, who generously provide their time, expertise, and financial support to further First Place’s mission.
Morrison & Foerster
Lead Partner, Portfolio Investments
New Profit Inc.
Georgia Lorenz, Board Secretary
Vice President of Academic Affairs
Santa Monica College
Vice President, Human Resources Strategic Consulting
The Clorox Company
Senior Assistant Dean for Instruction, Haas School of Business
University of California, Berkeley
Jennifer Friedman, Board Vice Chair
Visiting Assistant Professor
Kappy Dye, Board Treasurer
CFO and Grants Manager
Y&H Soda Foundation
Senior Vice President, Managing Consultant
Cannon Financial Institute
Founder and Managing Member
Steven LaFrance, Board Chair
President and CEO
Learning for Action Group
Consultant, Associate Pastor
Retired Senior Managing Director
The Los Angeles Board and Advisory Committee provides program and fundraising support to our Los Angeles program.
Christina Miller, Ph.D
Associate Director, OPCC
Ellen Roth Nagler, Esq.
Partner, Jones, Ackerman & Corman, LLP
Evan Huckabay, M.B.A.
Vice President, Citibank
Georgia Lorenz, Ph.D
Vice President of Academic Affairs, Santa Monica College
Chief Operating Officer, First 5 LA
Co-Founder and COO, Happy Returns, Inc.