I like the dreams of the future better than the history of the past.
– Thomas Jefferson

Participants

Board of Directors

Friends of the Hollywood Central Park Founding Board, December 2008

  • Philip Aarons
    Millennium Partners
  • George Abou-Daoud
    Bowery Street Enterprises
  • Christopher Barton
    Hudson Pacific Properties
  • David Bass
    David Bass and Associates
  • Jeffrey C. Briggs
    Briggs Law Office
  • Doug Campbell
    Campbell and Campbell
  • Scott Campbell
    Community Leader
  • Kyndra Casper
    DLA Piper
  • Tina Choi
    Englander, Knabe & Allen
  • Heather Cochran
    Television Academy
  • Tetlo Emmen
    Big 5
  • Jamie Feldman
    Lichter, Grossman, Nichols, Adler & Feldman
  • Brian Folb
    Paramount Contractors
  • Alfred Fraijo, Jr.
    Sheppard Mullin
  • Betty Fraser
    Dish-Functional, Inc.
  • David Gajda
    Community Leader
  • Bradley Glenn
    Kaplan Stahler
  • Laurie L. Goldman
    GO! Goldman Organization
  • Michael Gonzales
    Gonzales Law Group
  • John Goodwin
    Galaxy Press
  • David Green
    Nederlander Organization

 

  • Phil Hart, PhD
    Hart Realty Advisors
  • Ed V. Hunt
    Melrose Hill Neighborhood Assoc
  • Tricia LaBelle
    Boardner’s by LaBelle
  • Leslie Lambert
    Santa Monica Planning Commission
  • Lauren Lexton
    Television Entertainment
  • Jacob Lipa
    Micropolitan/Psomas
  • James W. Litz
    BHGLAAR
  • Jose Malagon
    Community Leader
  • Stacy Marble
    Harvard-Westlake
  • Jacques Massachi
    M Cap Partners
  • Susan Polifronio
    Counterpoint Records and Books
  • Sharyn Romano
    Los Angeles Beautification Team
  • Scott Rynders
    Lightstone
  • Dana Sayles
    Three5ixty
  • Nicole Shahenian
    Hollywood Chamber of Commerce
  • Thaddeus Hunter Smith
    THS Productions
  • Bob Soderstrom
    Puck Creative
  • Gary Taglyan
    Taglyan Cultural Complex
  • Todd Warner
    Tailwaggers
  • Christi Van Cleve
    Roschen Van Cleve Architects

 

President’s Advisory Council

  • David Eads
    Tournament of Roses
  • Aileen Getty
    Aileen Getty Foundation
  • Jerold Neuman
    Liner Law
  • Dixon Slingerland
    Youth Policy Institute
  • Sam Smith
    Genesis Financial Services

FHCP Staff

  • Steven Whiddon
    COS to the Board
  • Dave Carter
    COS to the President
  • Charlotte Acevedo,
    Director of Digital and Graphic Media

Committees

Executive Committee
  • Alfred Fraijo, Jr., Chairman
  • Laurie L. Goldman, President
  • Brian Folb, Vice President
  • Bradley Glenn, Vice President
  • Leslie Lambert, Vice President
  • Scott Campbell, Treasurer
  • Kyndra Casper, Secretary to the Executive Committee

 

Design Committee
  • Christi Van Cleve, Chair
Finance Committee
  • Scott Campbell, Chair
Fundraising Committee
  • No Chair
Government Relations
  • Nicole Shahenian, Chair

 

Nominating/Board Development Committee
  • Brian Folb, Chair
Housing Committee
  • Leslie Lambert, Chair
PR/Marketing Committee
  • John Goodwin, Chair
Technical Committee
  • Jacob Lipa, Chair

Partners

  • Senator Barbara Boxer (ret.)
  • Senator Dianne Feinstein
  • Congresswoman Karen Bass
  • Congressman Xavier Becerra
  • Congressman Adam Schiff
  • Congresswoman Diane Watson (Ret.)
  • State Senator Kevin de Leon
  • State Senator Carol Liu
  • Assembly Member Raul Bocanegra
  • Assembly Member Richard Bloom
  • Assembly Member Ian Calderon
  • Assembly Member Mike Gatto
  • Assembly Member Adrin Nazarian
  • Supervisor Mark Ridley-Thomas
  • Supervisor Zev Yaroslavsky
  • LA Mayor Eric Garcetti
  • LA City Attorney Mike Feuer
  • LA City Council President Herb Wesson
  • LA City Council Member Gil Cedillo
  • LA City Council Member Paul Koretz
  • LA City Council Member Tom LaBonge (ret.)
  • LA City Council Member Mitch O'Farrell
  • LA City Council Member Curren Price
  • LA City Council Member David Ryu
  • California State Parks
  • Caltrans
  • METRO
  • Southern California Association of Governments
  • City Parks Alliance
  • LA Bureau of Engineering
  • LA City Planning Commission
  • LA Dept. of Recreation and Parks
  • Los Angeles Area Chamber of Commerce
  • Los Angeles Business Council
  • Hollywood Arts Council
  • Hollywood Chamber of Commerce
  • Hollywood Entertainment District BID
  • Hollywood/Los Angeles Beautification Team
  • Hollywood Neighborhood Councils: Central, East, Hollywood Hills West, Studio District, United
  • Sunset/Vine BID
  • ULI Los Angeles