LA2050

Community

LA2050 would like to thank our Academic Advisors, Advocacy Advisors, Goldhirsh Foundation staff, Grantees, Partners, and Contributors who offered their time and expertise to help steer this important effort.

Academic Advisors

Adlai Wertman Professor of Clinical Management and Organization; Founding Director of the Society and Business Lab at University of Southern California

Daniel Flaming President, Economic Roundtable

Dr. Dowell Myers Professor, University of Southern California; Director, Population Dynamics Research Group at the Sol Price School of Public Policy at University of Southern California

Dr. Caprice Young CEO, Magnolia Public Schools

Dr. Edward Blakely Honorary Professor of Urban Policy at the United States Studies Centre at the University of Sydney

Dr. Janis Breidenbach Adjunct Associate Professor, University of Southern California

Dr. Manuel Pastor Professor of Sociology and American Studies and Ethnicity at University of Southern California

Dr. Maria Rosario Jackson Consultant, instructor, and writer in the fields of urban planning, community development and arts and culture

Dr. Marlon Boarnet Expert on urban economics, urban growth patterns, transportation, and regional science. Vice Dean for Academic Affairs and Director of Graduate Programs in Urban Planning at University of Southern California's Sol Price School of Public Policy.

Dr. Martin Wachs Distinguished Professor Emeritus in Urban Planning at the University of California, Los Angeles Luskin School of Public Affairs

Dr. Matthew Kahn Professor, Institute of the Environment, Department of Public Policy, Department of Economics at the University of California, Los Angeles Luskin School of Public Affairs

Dr. Richard Green Professor, University of Southern California; Director and Chair of the USC Lusk Center for Real Estate the Sol Price School of Public Policy at University of Southern California

Dr. Stephanie Pincetl Adjunct Professor, University of California, Los Angeles, Director of the California Center for Sustainable Communities at University of California, Los Angeles

Advocacy Advisors

Amy Amsterdam Project Manager at Plus Foundry

Mike Dennis Director of Organizing, East Los Angeles Community Corporation

Catherine Geanuracos Digital Strategist, CEO New Economy Campaigns, Co-Founder of Hack For LA, Spin the Vote, CicLAvia

Ryan Smith Executive Director, Education Trust - West

Chance Barnett CEO, Crowdfunder

Rudy Espinoza Executive Director, Leadership for Urban Renewal Network

Mark Glassock Director of Special Projects, Los Angeles Neighborhood Land Trust

Kabira Stokes Founder and CEO, Isidore Electronics Recycling

Yvette Lopez-Ledesma Deputy Director at Pacoima Beautiful

Tafarai Bayne Los Angeles Urban Developer, Civic Booster and Brand Evangelist

Clare Fox Executive Director, Los Angeles Food Policy Council

Jessica Meaney Managing Director, Investing in Place

Elizabeth Timme Co-Executive Director, LA-Mas

Shawn Landres Board Chair at HUB Los Angeles; Commissioner, Quality and Productivity Commission at Los Angeles County; Co-founder, CEO & Director of Research at Jumpstart Labs

Shauna Nep, Social Investments, Fundamental

Partners

Special thanks to the Roy and Patricia Disney Family Foundation and the Annenberg Foundation who have each contributed financial resources and expertise to the LA2050 campaign and grantees.

Contributors

Brian Stetcher Associate Director, RAND Education Senior Social Scientist Professor, Pardee RAND Graduate School

Catherine Atkins Executive Director Preschool California

Dr. David Sloan Professor and Director at the Sol Price School of Public Policy at University of Southern California

Dr. Dowell Myers Professor, University of Southern California; Director, Population Dynamics Research Group at the Sol Price School of Public Policy at University of Southern California

Dr. Fernando Torres-Gil Professor of Social Welfare; Professor of Public Policy; Director of the Center for Policy Research on Aging at University of California, Los Angeles

Mary Leslie Executive Director, Los Angeles Business Council

Dr. Richard Jackson Professor and Chair of Environmental Health Sciences and Professor of the Institute of the Environment & Sustainability and Urban Planning at University of California, Los Angeles

John Blank Deputy Chief Economist for the Los Angeles County Economic Development Corp

Karen Constine Public Affairs & Arts/Cultural Management Consulting

Harry Atwater Professor & Director­, Resnick Inst. CA Inst. of Technology

Elise Buik President & CEO, United Way of Greater Los Angeles

Peter Diamandis Chairmain & CEO, X Prize Foundation

Joe Edmiston Executive Director, Santa Monica Mountain Conservancy

Julia Gouw President & CEO, East West Bank Corp Inc

Dr. Neal Kaufman Professor, Pediatrics & Public Health UCLA

Joel Kotkin Author of "New Geography: America in 2050"

Michael Maltzan Principal, Michael Maltzan Architecture

Claire Peeps Executive Director, Durfee Foundation

Josephine Ramirez Program Director for the Arts, James Irvine Foundation

Connie Rice, Esq Co-Director, The Advancement Project

Dr. Robert Ross President & CEO, The California Endowment

DJ Waldie Author, Los Angeles Times & Los Angeles Magazine

Yasmin Tong Yasmin Tong Consulting

Sandra McNeill T.R.U.S.T. South LA

Tim Higgins UCLA cityLAB

Remy de la Peza Public Counsel

Guillermo Cespedes Deputy Mayor of Gang Reduction and Youth Development

Sheriff Lee Baca LA County Sheriff's Department

Ken Brecher President, Los Angeles Public Library Foundation

Geoff Wardle Director of Advanced Mobility Research, Art Center College & Design.

Dr. Henry Gray Professor & Founding Director, Beckman Inst. CA Inst. of Technology

Michael Govan CEO & Director, Los Angeles County Museum of the Arts

Geraldine Knatz Executive Director, Port of Los Angeles

Aaron Paley President and Co-Founder, CARS

Adlai Wertman Professor and Founding Director of Society and Business Lab at University of Southern California Marshall School of Business

Allison Graff-Weisner Executive Director of City Year Los Angeles

Amita Swadhin Los Angeles Executive Director, Peer Health Exchange

Andy Lipkis Executive Director, TreePeople

Bea Stotzer Board President, NEW Economics for Women

Bettina Korek Founder and Executive Director, ForYourArt

Carl Cade Real Estate Developer & Investor Education Entrepreneur

Danny Corwin CFO, California Charter Schools Association

David Conforti Director of Special Projects at Annenberg Foundation

David Flaks COO, Los Angeles County Economic Development Corporation

David Levinson Founder and Executive Director, Big Sunday

Jennifer Ferro General Manager, KCRW

Jennifer Perry Executive Director, Children's Action Network

Jill Bauman President and CEO, ImagineLA

Joel Sappell Deputy for Special Projects for L.A. County Supervisor Zev Yaroslavsky

Justin Veach Associate Director of Cultural Programs at Library Foundation of Los Angeles Kafi Blumenfield President and CEO of Liberty Hill Foundation

Karen Mack CEO and Founder, LA Commons

Laurie Ochoa Arts and Entertainment Editor at The Los Angeles Times

Torie Osborne Deputy Mayor of Neighborhood and Community Services

John Szabo Los Angeles Public Library

Lee Condon Owner of Pacesetter Productions, former LAUSD Chief of Staff

Karen Caruso Third Street Elementary School

Alvidrez Skid Row Housing Trust

Deputy Chief Bob Green LAPD

Assistant Sheriff Jim Hellmold LA County Sheriff's Department

Benjamin Stokes USC and Games for Change

Marcia Aaron Executive Director, KIPP LA

Karla Zombro California Calls

Mark Gold Associate Director and Adjunct Professor, University of California, Los Angeles Institute of the Environment and Sustainability

Joel Arquillos 826LA

Mia Lehrer President Mia Lehrer + Associates

Michael Kelly Former Executive Director, the Los Angeles Coalition

Ama Nyamekye & Sydney Morris Educators 4 Excellence

Michelle Rhone-Collins Executive Director, LIFT-LA

Ben Austin Parent Revolution

Van Jones Founding President of Rebuild the Dream

Neil Fromer Executive Director Resnick Institute at California Institute of Technology

Madeline Janis Los Angeles Alliance for a New Economy

Nike Irvin Vice President of Programs, California Community Foundation

Omar Brownson Executive Director, Los Angeles River Revitalization Corporation

Roxana Tynan Los Angeles Alliance for a New Economy

Rudy Espinoza Community Financial Resource Center

Rafael Gonzalez Former Chief Service Officer & Director of Neighborhood & Community Services, Office of Mayor Antonio R. Villaraigosa

Kathlyn Mead Executive Vice President & COO for The California Endowment

Ruben Gonzalez Board Member, US-Mexico Border Philanthropy Partnership

Romel Pascual Deputy Mayor of Environment

Dana Cuff Professor, UCLA Architecture & Urban Design

Fred Walti Los Angeles Cleantech Incubator

Paula Daniels Senior Advisor to the Mayor of Los Angeles

Elsa Barboza SCOPE

Brian Garrett CrossCut Ventures

Kabira Stokes Isidore Recycling

Annemarie Ralph Thomas Starr King Middle School

Vinit Mukhija UCLA Luskin School of Public Affairs

Sissy Trinh Southeast Asian Community Alliance

Julio Marcial The California Wellness Foundation