Supporters

SUPPORTERS
Elected Officials

California
Lt. Governor
Gavin Newsom
California State
Controller
John Chiang
LA County Supervisor
Gloria Molina
Burbank Unified
School District
Board Member
Dave Kemp
United States
Congresswoman
Judy Chu
LA Unified School
District, Board
Member (Ret.)
Julie Korenstein
United States
Congresswoman
Grace Napolitano
California State
Senator
Fran Pavley
Former Chair,
Democratic
National Committee
Terry McAuliffe
California State
Assemblymember
Julia Brownley
California State
Assemblymember
Mike Gatto
Burbank City
Councilman
Jess Talamantes
LA City
Councilman
Joe Buscaino
LA City
Councilman
Mitchell Englander
LA City
Councilman
Paul Koretz
LA City
Councilman
Paul Krekorian
LA City
Councilman
Bill Rosendahl
LA City
Councilman
Dennis Zine
Burbank City
Councilman
Gary Bric
LA Community
College Board
Member
Nancy Pearlman
LA Community
College Board
President
Miguel Santiago
LA Community
College Board
Member
Scott Svonkin
Burbank Mayor
David Golonski
Burbank
Vice Mayor
Emily Gabel- Luddy

SUPPORTERS
Community Activists

David Adelman
Chair
Valley Industry and Commerce Association

Wayne Adelstein
President
North Valley Chamber of Commerce

Ralph Ahn
Korean American Pioneer Council

Jacqueline D. Alikhaani
Democratic Advocates for Disability Issues
American Heart Association

Cory Allen
Los Angeles Regional Director
California Young Democrats

Dorothy Allison
Board Member
Chatsworth Neighborhood Council

Tim Allison
Statewide Chair, Environmental Caucus
California Democratic Party

Kevin Alperstein
Webmaster, United Chambers of Commerce
Webmaster, Taste of Encino

Lisa Anderson
Board Member
Northridge East Neighborhood Council

Clay Andrews
General Manager
Warner Center Marriott

Dino Andrianos
Owner, Astro Burger
Greek Community Activist

Armand Arabian
Associate Justice (Retired)
California Supreme Court

Doug Arseneault
Immediate Past Regional Director, Orange County
California Young Democrats

David Asplund
Chairman of the Board, 2011
Woodland Hills-Tarzana Chamber of Commerce

Dante Atkins
Vice Chair, Region 2
Los Angeles County Democratic Party

Gus Ayer
Former Mayor, City of Fountain Valley
Executive Board Member, California Democratic Party

Kamesh Aysola
Chatsworth Neighborhood Council

Barbara Azimov
Encino Attorney

George W. Balfour, MD
Board Member, California Orthopedic Association
Attending Physician, Northridge Hospital

Dr. Marlene Bane
Secretary, American Jewish Committee – Western Region
Board of Governors, Jewish Home for the Aging
Board Member, CSUN Foundation

Jill Banks-Barad
President
Sherman Oaks Neighborhood Council

James Barkley
Residential Representative
Canoga Park Neighborhood Council

Robert Baron
Director
Studio City Chamber of Commerce

Sharon Barovsky
Mayor (Ret.)
City of Malibu

Jonathan Bash
President
Bruin Democrats at UCLA

Brandon Batham
Student Trustee
Los Angeles Community College District

Ed Begley, Jr.
Actor/Environmentalist

Meyer Bendavid
Member, State Central Committee
California Democratic Party

Elizabeth Berney
The Republican Jewish Coalition

James Berry
Encino Business Leader

Raymond Bishop
Tarzana Neighborhood Council
2011 Democrat of the Year, LACDP
West Valley Soccer League

Bob Blackstock
Delegate
Democratic State Central Committee

Roberta Boardman
National Women’s Political Caucus SFV
Mid Valley Community Police Council

Bert Bogash
Vice President
Sherman Oaks Chamber of Commerce

Ann Bose
Board of Directors
Woodland Hills-Tarzana Chamber of Commerce

Nishan Bostanian
San Fernando Valley Leader

Harvey Branman
President
Burbank Noon Kiwanis

Priscilla Brehm
Past Nominee
Fernando Awards

Stacey Brenner
Secretary
Encino Condominium Homeowners Association

Vicki Briskman
Treasurer
Chatsworth Neighborhood Council

Michael Brockman
City of Calabasas
Chair, Communications and Technology Commission

Cary Brown
Treasurer
Progressive Democrats of the Santa Monica Mountains

Tom Brown
Vice President
San Francisco for Democracy

Allen J. Budzichowski
Toluca Lake CPA

Adrienne Burk
President
Valley Grassroots for Democracy

Bonnie Bursk
Secretary, Granada Hills Chamber of Commerce
Granada Hills South Neighborhood Council
Granada Hills Improvement Association

Cruz Bustamante
California Lieutenant Governor (Ret.)

Marsha Calig
Boys and Girls Club
Jewish Home for the Aging

Jerry Caligiuri
Delegate
Democratic State Central Committee

Nancy Cartwright
Voice of Bart Simpson
Northridge Community Activist
Supporter, Police Activities League

Carolyn Casavan
San Fernando Valley Green Team

Connie Cashin
Past President, Sherman Oaks Chamber of Commerce
Past President, Rotary Club of Studio City/Sherman Oaks
Secretary, Rotary Club of Sherman Oaks Sunset

Dina Cervantes
President & Chair Emeritus
California State Student Association

Mandhata Chauhan
Board Member
Porter Ranch Neighborhood Council

Kenneth Clarence
President
Carlsbad Oceanside Democratic Club

Ron Clary
President
Canoga Park Kiwanis Club

Rabbi Bernard M. Cohen
Rabbi Emeritus

Dr. Robert Cohen
President
Sherman Oaks Chamber of Commerce

Wayne Colmer
Chairman of the Board, San Fernando Valley/Santa Clarita Habitat for Humanity Affiliate
President, Colmer Development Company

Robert Conaway
Delegate
Democratic State Central Committee

Raymond Cordova
Chair
South County Labor, (AFL-CIO)

Wayne Coughtry
1st Vice Chair
Progressive Democrats

Ken Craft
President/CEO
Hope of the Valley Rescue Mission

Daniel Crawford
Crawford Weinstein LLP

Jeff Daar
Former Chair
Democratic Party of the San Fernando Valley

Jack Dawson
Board Member
Canoga Park Neighborhood Council

Kathy Delle Donne
Vice President
Tarzana Neighborhood Council

George Dern
Action Democrats of the San Fernando Valley

Erica DeSmith
Reserve Officer
Los Angeles Police Department

Rod DeSmith
North Hills Neighborhood Watch

Donna Deutchman
CEO
Habitat for Humanity of the San Fernando and Santa Clarita Valleys

Nadine M. Diaz, M.S.W.
AD 46 Delegate, Los Angeles County Democratic Party
Medical Researcher and Legislative Consultant, University of Southern California

Ruth Doxsee
Secretary
Lake Balboa Neighborhood Council

Susan DuBrin
Board Member
Child Development Institute

Jonathan Dunn
Associate Attorney
Cooley LLP

Tess Dunn
Vice Chair, Youth Committee
Winnetka Neighborhood Council

Mary Ellen Early

Jeff Ebenstein
Vice President
Sherman Oaks Neighborhood Council

Barry Edelman
Board Member
Tarzana Neighborhood Council

Swanee Edwards
Voting Member
Santa Clara County Central Committee

Baruch Eichenbaum
Executive Vice President, BMC Inc.
Valley Activist

Cynthia Elkins
Vice Chair of Board Development
Valley Cultural Center

Irene Ellefson
Northridge Kiwanis

Michelle Elmer
Executive Secretary
CSUN Young Democrats

Bette Empol
Democratic Club of the Conejo Valley

Ralph H. Erickson
Immediate Past President
Malibu Democratic Club

Nestor Fantini
Board Member
Northridge East Neighborhood Council

Burton Farber
Board Member
Valley Grassroots for Democracy

Richard D. Farkas
Sherman Oaks Attorney

Robert Fellmeth
Price Professor of Public Interest Law
University of San Diego School of Law

Marilyn Ferguson
AD11 Delegate
California Democratic Party

Mark Fishlowitz
Board of Directors
Chatsworth Chamber of Commerce

Judith Flaherty
Board Member
Democratic Party of the San Fernando Valley

Pedro Flores
Outreach Chair
Latino Democrats of the San Fernando Valley

Neysa Frechette
Student Representative
Granada Hills North Neighborhood Council

John Frierson
Chairman, California State Athletic Commission
Delegate, Democratic State Central Committee

Edo Gabrielyan
CFO and Board of Directors
Universal City North Hollywood Chamber of Commerce

Fred Gaines
Councilmember
City of Calabasas

Jill Gaines
President
Las Virgenes Unified School District Governing Board

Sherman Gamson
Elected Representative
Encino Neighborhood Council

David R. Garfinkle
President, Tarzana Property Owners Association
Board Member, Tarzana Neighborhood Council

Rickey Gelb
Chairman, LAPD Police Permit Review Board
President, West Valley LAPD Boosters

Kerry Gelbard
Encino Little League

August R. “Bob” Gerecke
Past President, Democratic Club of Claremont
Delegate, Democratic State Central Committee

Stan Gerson
Board of Directors
Sherman Oaks Chamber of Commerce

Dr. Sidney Gold
North Valley Democratic Club

Stan Gold
Sonoma County Democratic Party

Stanley B. Goldenberg
Encino Business Leader

Rose Goldwater
Fernando Award Winner

Jean T. Goodman
President
Malibu Democratic Club

Larry Gordon
Former President & CEO
ONEgeneration

Lee J. Gordon
San Fernando Valley Leader

Jimmie Woods Gray
Past Chair
Los Angeles County Democratic Party

Robert A. Green
Treasurer
Canoga Park Neighborhood Council

Barry M. Greenberg
Treasurer
Northridge East Neighborhood Council

Judi Greenberg
Vice President
Northridge South Neighborhood Council

Robb Greenspan
Vice President, Special Events
The Executives for the Jewish Home for the Aging

Earl Greinetz
Chair
Tarzana Hospital Foundation

Allison Groves
Delegate, Democratic State Central Committee
Member, SLO County Democratic Central Committee

Maria Grunwald
Teacher
Valley Academy of Arts and Sciences

Marilyn Grunwald
Chair, California Democratic Party Disability Caucus
President, Democratic Advocates for Disability Issues

Rick Gunther
President, Democratic Club of the Conejo Valley
Professor, CSUN

Jerome Gutman
Executive Director
Israeli Festival

Bob Gutterman
Former Board Member
Jewish Home for the Aging

Ilene Haber
Executive Board Member
Democratic Party of the San Fernando Valley

Max Haghighi
Programs Chair
Woodland Hills – Tarzana Chamber of Commerce

Nabeel Halaby
Carnival Restaurants

Ty Halen
Endorsement Committee Member, Democratic Party of the San Fernando Valley
Delegate, AD40, California Democratic Party
President, CSUN Young Democrats

Bill Haller
Chair, Sierra Club California’s Air Quality Committee
Former President, Lake Balboa Neighborhood Council

S. Hammarlund
Board Member
Porter Ranch Neighborhood Council

Brian Hammel
President
Northridge Hospital Fund

Francine Hanberg, M.D.
Past President, Democrats for Israel – Los Angeles
Past Vice President, LA County Medical Association, Glendale-Pasadena District

Kathleen Harmon
CEO, San Diego Peace Coalition
Elected Delegate, San Diego Central Committee

Janet Hartley
Past President, Rotary Club of Granada Hills
Past Board Executive, North Valley YMCA
Past Officer, North Valley Regional Chamber of Commerce
Past Board Member, Devonshire PALS

Ryan Hayden
Progressive Democrats of the Santa Monica Mountains

Jessica Hayes
Delegate
Democratic State Central Committee

Edward Headington
Outreach Chair
Granada Hills North Neighborhood Council

Horace Heidt
President
The Horace Heidt Agency Company

Eran Heissler
Board Member
Tarzana Neighborhood Council

Felipe Hernandez
AD28 Delegate, Democratic State Central Committee
Delegate, Santa Cruz County Democratic Central Committee

Leah K. Herzberg
Los Angeles County Democratic Party
Democratic State Central Committee

Bob Hill
Former Mayor, City of Calabasas
Member, Calabasas Library Commission

Sharon Hillbrant
Former Chair
Ventura County Central Committee

Elegance Hippolyte
Director
All Saints Home Care

Arthur Hirshberg
Board Member
Mid-Valley Community Police Council

Judith Hirshberg
Board Member
Mid-Valley Community Police Council

Corinne Ho
Vice President
Canoga Park Neighborhood Council

Gary L. Holmen
Granada Hills North Neighborhood Council

David Honda
Fernando Award Winner
Board Member, North Valley Regional Chamber of Commerce

Ross Hopkins
Past Chair
Valley Industry and Commerce Association

Deborah Hopp
Democratic Party Volunteer

Betty Horner
Community Volunteer

Larry Horner
City of Thousand Oaks
Former Mayor and City Councilman

Stephen Hubbard
Board Member
Northridge East Neighborhood Council

Ian Hunter
President & CEO
San Fernando Valley Community Mental Health Center

Wayde Hunter
Community Activist
Board Member, Granada Hills North Neighborhood Council

Cary Iaccino
Immediate Past Chair
Reseda Neighborhood Council

Deana Igelsrud
AD47 Delegate
Democratic State Central Committee

Philip J. Imhoff
Canoga Park-West Hills Chamber of Commerce

Shanna Ingalsbee
Board Member, Democratic Party of the San Fernando Valley
Chair, Burbank Democratic Club Endorsement Committee

Edward Ingram
Teacher
United Teachers Los Angeles

Kristin Ingram-Worthman
Teacher
United Teachers Los Angeles

Bob Jacobi
Vice President, Winnetka Chamber of Commerce
Vice President, Jacobi Building Material

Jane Jacobi
Secretary
Jacobi Building Material

Jamshid Javidi
Encino Business Leader

Brenda Johnson
Professional Pharmacists Society of the San Fernando Valley

Chad Jones
Valley Grasroots for Democracy

Gary Justice
Past Board Member
Universal City North Hollywood Chamber of Commerce

Rosalyn Kahn
Faculty Association of California Community Colleges

Heather Kaiser
San Fernando Valley Teacher

Michael Kaiser
Porter Ranch Community Leader

Dan Kalb
Environmental Advocate

Lawrence M. Kaldor
Attorney at Law

Len Kass
Milken Center

Zita Kass
Milken Center

Ardashes “Ardy” Kassakhian
City Clerk of Glendale
Armenian Community Leader

Howard Katchen
Treasurer
Sherman Oaks Neighborhood Council

Gary Katz
Certified Public Account
American Institute of CPAs, California Society of CPAs

Melissa Kaufler
Community College Student

Craig Keshishian
Former Staffer, Reagan White House

Agi Kessler
Chair
Democratic Party of the San Fernando Valley

Kess Kessler
Chair, Senior Caucus
California Democratic Party

Reverend Spencer Kezios
Pastor Emeritus
Saint Nicholas Greek Orthodox Church

Edgar Khalatian
Chair, Land Use Committee
Valley Industry and Commerce Association

Francois Khoury
Board Member, Woodland Hills Tarzana Chamber of Commerce
CFO, Valley Cultural Center
President, Topanga Police Station Boosters

W.P. Kincheloe
San Fernando Valley Leader

Coby King
Board Member
Valley Industry and Commerce Association

Peter Kjenaas
Board Member, North Valley Regional Chamber of Commerce
Executive Director, Happy House

Linda Klein
Vice President
Democratic Women of the San Fernando Valley

Karen Koe
Immediate Past Chair
Woodland Hills – Warner Center Neighborhood Council

John Koerber
Member
Los Angeles County Bicycle Coalition

Kim Koerber
Former LAUSD Teacher

Mickey Kommel
Bridge Chairman
Shir Ha’Emek Hadassah

Martin Kotowski

Steve Krantz
Director
PFLAG – Southern Pacific Region

Michael Kulka
2nd Vice Chair
Democratic Party of the San Fernando Valley

Nichan Kulukian
Past Board Member
North Hills West Neighborhood Council

Dan Kuperberg
Former Mayor
City of Agoura Hills

Munson Kwok
Immediate Past President
Chinese American Citizen Alliance

Henry L. “Hank” Lacayo
State President
Congress of California Seniors

Erick Lace
President, Winnetka Neighborhood Council
Winnetka Chamber of Commerce

Yasin A. “Lucky” Lakhani
Treasurer
Canoga Park Neighborhood Council

Dinesh Lakhanpal
Business and Indian Community Leader

Sarah Laloyan
Executive Director
Monarch Village Tarzana

Lou LaMonte
Mayor Pro Tem
City of Malibu

Renee Lancon
Democratic Advocates for Disability Issues

Sandra L. Lang
Elected Member
San Mateo County Democratic Central Committee

John Laurie
President
Rotary Club of Tarzana Encino

Paul Lawler
Vice President
Tarzana Neighborhood Council

Larry Layne
Owner, Nova Development Company

Melody LeBlanc
Vice President
West Valley BOOSTERS

Dr. Irving Lebovics
Jewish Community Activist

Steven Leffert
Board Member
Lake Balboa Neighborhood Council

Linda Leibovitch
Animal Rights Activist

Syd Leibovitch
Realtor, Valley Business Leader

Stephen A. Lenske
President, West Hills Neighborhood Council
President, Valley West Hills Homeowners Association

Becky Leveque
Past President
Porter Ranch Neighborhood Council

Evan Levi
Tarzana Neighborhood Council
Discovery School

Robert Levine
Executive Board Member, Democratic Alliance for Action
Member, California Democratic Party State Centra Committee

Eric Lewis
Vice President
Winnetka Neighborhood Council

Mark Lewis
Former President
Los Angeles County Education Association

Barbara Leyner
Board Member
Mid Valley YMCA

J. Richard Leyner
Past President
United Chambers of Commerce

Gregory N. Lippe
Immediate Past Chair
Valley Industry and Commerce Association

Mike Lipsitz
President
Morongo Basin Democratic Club

Carole Lutness
Los Angeles County Democratic Party
California Democratic Party

Michael Mahdesian
Studio City Business Leader

Eric Mansker
Granada Hills South Neighborhood Council
Old Granada Hills Residents’ Group

Daniel Mansouri
Student
California State University, Northridge

Mitchell Marcus
Board Member, North Valley Regional Chamber of Commerce
Co-Founder & Former Board Member, Chatsworth AYSO

Fred Mariscal
Member
Greater Wilshire Neighborhood Council

Ivelise Markovitz
Founder and CEO, Penny Lane Center

Paul Markowitz
Democratic Advocates for Disability Issues

Les Marsden
Chair
Mariposa County Democratic Central Committee

Dana K. Martin
Vice Chair, Valley Industry and Commerce Association
Board Member, New Horizons

Joseph Martin
North Valley Democratic Club
Los Angeles County Democratic Party

Leon Marzillier
Granada Hills North Neighborhood Council

Richard Mathews
Member of the Executive Board and Legislation Committee, California Democratic Party
Vice President, North Valley Democratic Club

Chuck McDaniel
Riverside County Democratic Central Committee

Christine McGinnis
Past Chair
Democratic Party of Contra Costa County

Phyllis McGrath
Elected Director
San Diego County Committee

Matt Mealey
Board Member
Tarzana Property Owners Association

Lucille R. Meehan
Board Member
Northridge East Neighborhood Council

Marty Meltzer
President, Braemar Mens Tennis Club
Former Sports Director, San Fernando Valley Bruins

Diana Michelson
Action Democrats of the San Fernando Valley

Mike Mikaelian
Sergeant at Arms/Public Works & Transportation Chair
Winnetka Neighborhood Council

Barry R. Miller
Certified Public Accountant

George Minard
San Fernando Valley Leader

Mel Mitchell
President
Porter Ranch Neighborhood Council

Jeffrey M. Mitchem
SPC US Army

Dr. Anil Mohin
Studio City Community Leader

Nicolas Montano
Owner, Los Toros Mexican Restaurant
Kiwanis
Veterans of Foreign Wars

T. Toye Moses
President Emeritus
African American Democratic Club

Robert Mulein
Immediate Past President
Temple Kol Tikvah, Woodland Hills

Timothy K. Mulholland
Board Member
Reseda Neighborhood Council

Michael C. Murphy
Board of Directors
Universal City – North Hollywood Chamber of Commerce

Christopher Murray
Executive Board Member
Boys & Girls Club of the West Valley

Masato Muso
Board Member, 38th Assembly District
Los Angeles County Democratic Party

Cleofas Navarro
Delegate
Democratic State Central Committee

Sylvia Navarro
Ventura County Democratic Central Committee

Barbara Oberman
President
Barbara C. Oberman Insurance Services

Richard Ortiz
Valley Village Homeowners Assocation

Francine Oschin
Board Member, Angeles Chapter Sierra Club Transportation Committee
Co-Chair, VICA Transportation Committee
Executive Board, Jewish Home for the Aging

Jerald Otchis
Board of Directors, VICA
Treasurer, Circle of Care Foundation

Jerome C. Pandell
Delegate
Democratic State Central Committee

Patrick Patterson
Board Member, Burbank Chamber of Commerce
President, Patterson Graphics Corporation

Glenda Patton
Valley Cultural Center
Woodland Hills Republican Women

Pat Patton
Woodland Hills Rotary
American Legion
Woodland Hills Tarzana Chamber of Commerce

Beth Peerce
2011 President
California Association of Realtors

Sharon Polak
Board Member
Woodland Hills Rotary

JJ Popowich
Treasurer
Winnetka Neighborhood Council

Pauline Posner
AD37 Democrat of the Year, Los Angeles County Democratic Party
North Valley Democratic Club

Murdoch Pourkhani
Board Member
Tarzana Neighborhood Council

Mel Powell
President, Rotary Club of the Greater San Fernando Valley
Past President, Sherman Oaks Chamber of Commerce

William F. Powers, Jr.
Past President, United Chambers of Commerce
Chatsworth Chamber of Commerce

Bill Prady
Co-Creator & Executive Producer
The Big Bang Theory

Jeff Prang
Vice Mayor
City of West Hollywood

Steven Presberg
Community Activist

Mike Puetz
Owner
Henri’s Restaurant

Karie Purcell
President
KSA Management, Inc.

John Putko
2nd Vice Chair
San Bernardino County Democratic Central Committee

Amy Rafti
Board Member
Burbank Democratic Club

Daniel Ramirez
2nd District Representative, Santa Barbara County Central Committee
Educator

David Rankell
Former Board Member
Sherman Oaks Homeowners Association

Ruth Richter
Board Member
Winnetka Chamber of Commerce

Tim Robertson
Director
California Fair Trade Coalition

Alison Robinson
President
Granada Hills Chamber of Commerce

Marilyn Robinson
Board Member
Winnetka Neighborhood Council

Greg Rodriguez
State E-Board Representative
Riverside County Democratic Central Committee

Barbara Rolbin
Philanthropy Co-Chair, Assistance League of the San Fernando Valley
VP Membership, Action Democrats of the San Fernando Valley
Member, LA County Democratic Party Central Committee

Irv Rosenfeld
Former President
Westwood Democratic Club

Brad Rosenheim
Board Member, Valley Industry and Commerce Association
Past President, Fernando Awards Foundation

Dr. Wendy Rosenstein
Assistant Clinical Professor
UCLA School of Medicine

Nora Ross
Community Member

Tauby Ross
Board Member, DPSFV
Delegation Chair – AD43, LACDP

Ari Ruiz
Executive Board Member
LGBT Caucus of the Democratic Party

Deborah Sable
Past Chair, Woodland Hills-Tarzana Chamber of Commerce
Board Member, United Chambers of Commerce
Fernando Award Recipient

Victor Sampson
Coldwell Banker

Corinne Sanchez
Community Leader

Rosemarie Sanchez-Fisher
AD38 Delegate
Democratic State Central Committee

Christine Sandlin
Accountant
Board Member, Van Nuys Homeowners Association

Julie Sanford
Member
Valley Democrats United

Lawrence “Lonny” Scharf
Retired Van Nuys Teacher

Kevin Schmidt
Policy Advisor
Lieutenant Governor Gavin Newsom

John Scholz
Studio City Community Organizer

Carson Schreiber
Sherman Oaks Chamber of Commerce

Ronald Schulkin
Certified Public Accountant

Richard Schwartz
Delegate
Democratic State Central Committee

Leonard Segal
Teacher
LAUSD

Irv Selman
Past President
Granada Hills Chamber of Commerce

Steven Shapiro
Woodland Hills CPA

Diana Shaw
Los Angeles County Democratic Party

Rina Sherman
Canoga Park Women’s Club

Paul Shively
Treasurer
Woodland Hills Neighborhood Council

Gerald Silver
President
Homeowners of Encino

Scott Silverstein
Chair
Woodland Hills Warner Center Neighborhood Council

Joel M. Simon
Partner, Alperstein, Simon, Farkas, Gillin & Scott, LLP
Fernando Award Nominee, 2011

Lysa Simon
Board Member, Democratic Party of the San Fernando Valley
Secretary, North Valley Democratic Club

Surinder Singh
San Fernando Valley Sikh Community Leader

Vas Singh
Porter Ranch Neighborhood Council

Michael Sirota
President, LAPD West Valley Jeopardy

Jane Skeeter
San Fernando Valley Leader

Kent Smith
Delegate, Democratic State Central Committee
Management Consultant

Jan Sobel
President & CEO, Boys & Girls Club of the West Valley
Treasurer, West Valley BOOSTERS
Board Member, VICA

Thomas Soule
Board of Directors, Valley Economic Alliance
Past President, Fernando Awards
Providence Tarzana Hospital

Juativa Spurlock
Vice President of Outreach and Communications
Northridge West Neighborhood Council

Anthony St. John
Board Member
Sherman Oaks Neighborhood Council

Reita Stanis
Canoga Park Business Improvement Association

Richard Stanis
Canoga Park Business Improvement Association

Keven Steinberg
Board Member
Encino Neighborhood Council

Steve Steinberg
Board Member and Educational Representative
Granada Hills North Neighborhood Council

Louis Stepter
Board Member, San Fernando Valley NAACP
Board Member, African American Leadership Organization

Kathleen Sterling
Publisher
Valley News Group

Scott Sterling
Immediate Past Chair, North Valley Regional Chamber of Commerce
Treasurer, Northridge South Neighborhood Council

Jeanne Strauber
Semi-Retired LAUSD Teacher

David Strauss
Realtor
Southland Association of Realtors

Karen Strauss
Realtor
California Association of Realtors

Sue Strickland
Retired Educator, LAUSD
Valley Grassroots for Democracy

Charles Sulahian
Business Owner Representative
Valley Village Neighborhood Council

Patti Skinner Sulpizio
AD38 Delegate
Democratic State Central Committee

Nancy Sweeney
Reseda Community Activist

Diane Taylor
Board Member, National Pawnbrokers Association
President, California Pawnbrokers Association

Roz Teller
Corresponding Secretary
Democratic Party of the San Fernando Valley

Shawn Terris
Treasurer, Ventura County Democratic Party
President, Stonewall Democrats of Ventura County

Gary Thomas
Chair
Boys & Girls Club of the West Valley

Kim Thompson
President
Granada Hills North Neighborhood Council

Bobbie Trantafello
San Fernando Valley Leader

Don Turner
President
Rotary Club of Sherman Oaks

Judy Turner
Democratic Party Volunteer

Marlene Turner
Community Volunteer

Michael Turner
Community Leader

Edward E. “Ted” Vaill
AD41 Delegate, Democratic State Central Committee
Vice President, Malibu Democratic Club

Joseph Vitti
President
Valley Vote

A. Lee Walkup
Membership Retention & Credentials Chair
Stonewall Democratic Club

Michael Wall
President and CEO
Northridge Hospital Medical Center

Linda Walmsley
First Entertainment Credit Union

Carol Washburn
President & CEO (Ret.)
Calabasas Chamber of Commerce

Dennis Washburn
Mayor Emeritus, City of Calabasas
President, Resource Conservation District of the Santa Monica Mountains

Howard Wayne
Former Assembly Member (San Diego)
California State Assembly

Zack Webber
Kennedy Democrats of the San Fernando Valley

Cynthia Weichelt
President
Lake Balboa Neighborhood Council

Steve Westly
CA State Controller (Ret.)
Managing Partner, The Westly Group

Dr. Rosemarie White
Chairperson
Wildlife and Endangered Species Committee, Angeles Chapter, Sierra Club

Claude “Jack” Whitson
Past President
Rotary Club of Woodland Hills

Lee Wochner
Founding President, Burbank Democratic Club
Vice Chair of Marketing, Burbank Chamber of Commerce
California Democratic Party Executive Board

Hal Wolkowitz
Educator
UTLA

Stuart Woltz
President
4-Star Democratic Club of Los Angeles

Susan Woodnick
Past Board of Directors
Sherman Oaks Chamber of Commerce

Robert A. Woods
Democratic Action Club of Chico

Lou Woolf
San Fernando Valley Leader

Jessica Yas
Elected Delegate, 42nd AD
California Democratic Party

Elena Yasno
First Vice Chair
Calabasas Chamber of Commerce

James Yee
Pediatric Dentist

Hank Yuloff
Encino Businessperson

Jacqueline Zapf
Democratic Club of the Conejo Valley

Michael Zapf
Democratic Club of the Conejo Valley

Alex Zucco
AD41 Delegate
Democratic State Central Committee

Titles used for identification
purposes only. Endorsement by
these individuals does not imply
endorsement by any organizations.