Our Leadership

Our YMCA of Metropolitan Los Angeles Board of Directors provide vital support for the Y's work to create lasting personal and social change:


OFFICERS 

Andrew Crowell 
Chairman of the Board
 
Mark Helm 
Immediate Past Chairman
 
W.J. Ellison 
Past Chairman 

Robert J. Lowe 
Past Chairman
 
Cristina Rose 
Past Chairman 

Bryan Palbaum 
Treasurer & Vice Chairman 

John W. Alden Jr. 
Secretary 

Kelly Cheeseman 
Vice Chairman 

Wendy Greuel 
Vice Chairman 

Todd M. Katz 
Vice Chairman 

Melvin Lindsey 
Vice Chairman 

Greg Meyer 
Chair, Board of Governors 

Patrick Monroe 
Vice Chairman 

Richard G. Newman 
Vice Chairman 

Patrick Niemann 
Vice Chairman 

Steve Nissen 
Vice Chairman 

William W. Petmecky 
Vice Chairman 

John Power 
Vice Chairman 

Joseph Valdes 
Vice Chairman 

Les Ybarra 
Vice Chairman 

Victor Dominguez 
President & CEO 

 

DIRECTOR EMERITUS 

James A. Collins 
Chairman Emeritus 
Worldwide Restaurant Concepts, Inc. 

Stephen F. Hinchliffe, Jr. 
CEO 
The Leisure Group, Inc.
 
Avedick B. Poladian 


DIRECTORS 

Robert J. Abernethy 
Chairman 
American Standard Development Company 

John W. Alden Jr. 
Associate General Counsel & Division Lead 
American Honda Motor Co., Inc. 

Michael Alder 
AlderLaw PC 
ZapantaAlder Law PC 

Linda Alvarez 

Emily Ludmir Aviad 
Principal 
PricewaterhouseCoopers LLP 

Bonnie Barnes 
(Retired) 
Deloitte Consulting 

Kelly Cheeseman 
Chief Operating Officer 
L.A. Kings / AEG Sports 

Whitley C. Collins Global President 
Advisory and Transaction Services / Occupier CBRE 

Chelsea Crowder-Luke 
Vice President 
J.P. Morgan 

Andrew E. Crowell 
Vice Chairman, Wealth Management 
D.A. Davidson & Co. 

Dana Debel 
Managing Director, Government Affairs 
Delta Airlines, Inc. 

Nehal A. Desai 
Chief Financial Officer 
Reyes Coca-Cola Bottling LLC 

Victor Dominguez 
President & CEO YMCA of Metropolitan Los Angeles 

R. Todd Doney 
Vice Chairman 
CBRE 

W. J. Ellison 
Chairman 
Ellison Machinery 

Earl E. Gales, Jr. 
Chairman/CEO 
Jenkins/Gales & Martinez, Inc. 

Hanoz Gandhi 
Senior Vice President of Technology & Analytics 
BDS Connected Solutions 

Anton C. Garnier 

Timothy K. Gaspar 
Chief Executive Officer 
Gaspar Insurance Services 

Jose A. Gomez, Ph.D. 
Executive Vice President & Chief Operating Officer 
Cal State LA 

Wendy Greuel 
Commissioner 
L.A. Homeless Services Authority 

Dan Guerrero 
(Retired) 
UCLA 

Mark B. Helm 
Mediator and Arbitrator 
Helm ADR LLC 

Craig Hirson 
Executive Vice President 
Chief Banking Officer 
CommerceWest Bank 

Bowen Hsu 
Principal 
Arena Realty Partners 

Todd M. Katz 
Principal 
Century Park Partners, LLC 

Chris Klein 
President 
Los Angeles Galaxy 

Tony Lee 
CEO 
Dickerson Employee Benefits Insurance Services 

Melvin D. Lindsey 
Managing Partner & CEO 
Nile Capital Group LLC 

Robert J. Lowe 
Chairman 
Lowe Enterprises, Inc. 

Glenville A. March, M.D. 

Jerry Marcil 
President 
Palos Verdes Investments, Inc. 

Jim McDonnell 

Greg Meyer 
Captain (Retired) 
Los Angeles Police Department 

Patrick Monroe 
President & CEO 
Rose Hills Memorial Park and Mortuaries 

Michel Moore 
Chief of Police 
Los Angeles Police Department 

Judith Anderson Munzig 
Vice President 
Topa Equities, Ltd. 

Teryl Murabayashi 
Managing Director and Deputy General Counsel 
MUFG Union Bank, N.A. 

Richard G. Newman 
Founder 
GISI 

Patrick J. Niemann 
Office Managing Partner Greater Los Angeles 
Ernst & Young LLP 

Steve Nissen 
Founder 
Nissen Consulting Group 

Heidi Novaes 
Director of Leadership Communications 
Capital Group 

Fabian Núñez 
Former California Assembly Speaker 

Bryan Palbaum 
President and Chief Operations Officer 
Trader Joe’s Company 

Daniel Palmer 
Managing Director, 
Market Leader 
BofA Private Bank 

William M. Petmecky 
Chief Financial Officer 
Cypress Creek Renewables 

Chester (Chet) Pipkin 
Founder 
Belkin International, Inc. 

Anthony Potts 
Chief Executive Officer & Co-Founder 
The Content Artists 

John B. Power 
Partner (Retired) 
O'Melveny & Myers LLP 

Morgan Rector 
President, California Market 
Comerica Bank 

Cristina Rose 
President & CEO 
Rose Policy Solutions 

Ali Sahabi 
Chief Operating Officer 
Optimum Seismic 

John H. Sanders 
Supervising Deputy Attorney General (Retired) 
California State Department of Justice 

John H. Semcken, III 
Senior Vice President 
Majestic Realty Co. 

Hugo Sibrian 
CEO, President 
Benefits & Risk Solutions, Inc. 

David Siegel 
President & CEO 
Los Angeles Sports Council and Southern California Committee for the Olympic Games (SCCOG) 

Steve Silk 
Senior Managing Director 
Eastdil Secured 

Keith Terasaki, M.D. 

Brian Ulf 
President & CEO 
StrongHouse Realty Advisors 

Joseph Valdes 
Executive Vice President 
Parking Company of America, LLC 

Chris Wallace 
Chief Communications Officer 
LA Clippers 

Cedric Williams 
Chief Safety Officer 
SoCalGas and San Diego Gas and Electric 

Les Ybarra 
President, CA Medicaid Health Plan 
Anthem Blue Cross