"Opportunities abound for investment in our urban centers. If smart
public investments are strategically made in new
schools, libraries and health facilities, new private
investment and more livable communities will be the
Robert Wood Johnson Foundation
Chair, Metropolitan Forum Project
Former CA Sec. of Consumer Services
LA County Economic Development Corp.
Architect/Planner, Concordia Inc.
Mayor Bill Bogaard
City of Pasadena
President American Architectural Foundation
Maria Casillas President
Families in Schools
Past President, California AIA & former California State Architect
Frederick S. Edelstein
U.S. Conference of Mayors
LA City Redevelopment Agency
Mayor Bob Foster
City of Long Beach
Robert Garcia, Esq.
CLIPI & Former Chair, LAUSD Citizens? Bond Oversight Committee
Dr. Neal Halfon, M.D.
UCLA Center for Healthy Children, Family & Youth
Robert Hertzberg, Esq.
Speaker Emeritus of the California Assembly
Dr. Richard Jackson
Former CA. State Health Director
EPA Region 9, School Liaison
Lewis Operating Corp.
Professor Dan Mazmanian
Former Dean, USC SPPD
Former Exec. Secretary, State Bd. of Educ.
Angela Oh, Esq.
Past Member, President's Initiative on Race
Dr. Terry Peterson
Director of the National Afterschool and Community Learning Network
Connie Rice, Esq.
The Advancement Project
Dr. Darlene Robles
Superintendent, LA County Office of Education
Vera de Vera
California Community Foundation
Mary Beth Vergara
The Trust for Public Land