Board of Directors

The Weingart Center has a dedicated Board of Directors, each of whom has a keen interest in the issue of homelessness, the well-being of the Greater Los Angeles community and a genuine concern for the homeless people that the Weingart Center serves. Responsible for the fiscal stability, growth, and integrity of the Weingart Center, our Board of Directors oversees all of the organization’s operating, program and development plans.

The following business executives and community leaders are proud members of the Weingart Center Board:

Kevin Pelletier
Co-Founder and COO, Coastline Capital Partners

Vice Chairman:
Warren Loui

Partner, Winston & Strawn LLP

Dave Jones
Vice President, CH2MHill

Scott Lange
Partner and Portfolio Manager, Camden Asset Management LLP

Christine P. Ball
Senior Vice President and Credit Manager, City National Bank

Dave DeWolf
Partner & CFO, Abacus Wealth Partners

Kristen Hemenez
Sr. Vice President, Investment Operations, The Capital Group Companies, Inc.

Natsuo Kawada
President, Kawada Company of America, Ltd.

Jonathan Kaye
Executive Vice President, KAYO Clothing Company

Gregory B. Koltun
Partner, Morrison & Foerster LLP

Antonio Manning
Vice President-Office of Corporate Responsibility Global Philanthropy, JP Morgan Chase & Co.

Sean Monroe
Partner, O’Melveny and Myers LLP

Alfred A. Plamann
President, Plamann & Associates

Steven Scharf 
Partner, O’Melveny and Myers LLP

Richard Simitian
Audit Partner, Grant Thornton LLP

Jeffrey (Jeff) M. Small
President and COO, DreamWorks Studios

Michael Tusing
Senior Vice President, UBS Financial Services, Inc.

Gillian Wagner

The Weingart Center for the Homeless provides comprehensive human services to homeless men, women, veterans, parolees, families, HIV+ and other at-risk individuals, giving them the skills, resources, and hope they need to lead productive lives off the streets. Located in the heart of Downtown Los Angeles' Skid Row, the Weingart Center for the Homeless is a 501(c)(3) non-profit organization that breaks the cycle of homelessness and poverty.

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