Armory Center for the Arts is
temporarily closed to the public.

Board of Directors (2020-2021)

Executive Committee

Victoria Stratman | President
General Counsel, CalTech and JPL

Gale Kohl | Personnel (Co-Chair)
Owner,
Gale’s Restaurant

Jill Sumiyasu | Personnel (Co-Chair)
Senior VP,
Capital Group Companies

Katharine Harrington | Treasurer
Professor, Marshall School of Business, USC

Catherine Arias | Board Affairs
Director of Education and Visitor Experience,
MOCA Los Angeles

Phillip A. Swan | Investment
Vice President, UBS Wealth Management

Linda Burrow | Immediate Past President
Director of Content Litigation, Netflix

Board Members

Max Brennan
Community Volunteer

Maria Khader Karp
Relationship Manager,
TIAA-CREF

Marina Chang
Architectural Interior Designer

Mary Chou
Principal, OVERHAUL Architecture

Carolyn Cutler
Community Volunteer

Susan M. Delaney
Graphic Designer

Sarah Deschenes
Education Researcher and Consultant

Tonita Fernandez
Educator, Chandler School

Alice Fung
Principal, Fung + Blatt Architects 

Tamerlin Godley
Litigation Partner,
Munger, Tolles, Olson

Betsy Greenberg
Arts Advocate

Michael Greene
Director for Communications and Education, JPL

Christopher Hawthorne
Chief Design Officer, City of Los Angeles

Pete Kutzer
President, The Kutzer Company

Dianne M. Magee
Attorney (Retired), Community Volunteer

Kristin Kearney Massimino
Marketing Initiative Manager, Capital Group Companies

Denise Mathews
Community Volunteer

Stephen Nowlin
VP, Williamson Gallery, Art Center College of Design

Shelley Short Ogden
Arts Advocate

Debra A. Ortega
Chief Human Resources Officer and Senior VP of Administrative Services, Huntington Hospital

Lisa Sugimoto
Senior Associate, Professional Personnel Leasing

Peter Tolkin
Architect, Tolkin & Associates

Donna Vaccarino
Architect; President, Donna Vaccarino & Associates

All board members serve voluntarily. The Armory’s Board meets six times per year in September, November, January, March, May, and June. The standing Board Committees are Executive, Finance/Investment, Development, Board Affairs, Exhibitions, Personnel, Programs & Outreach, Strategic Planning, Audit, Benefit, and Building.

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