Current Board of Directors

The Board

The 50-member Board of Directors (which include the seven officers) works with UTLA staff to carry out the mandates of the House of Representatives. The Board of Directors meets eight times a year.

Link to Officers and bios

NORTH AREA

SOUTH AREA

EAST AREA

WEST AREA

Kirk Thomas
Area Chair
Eagle Rock HS
Ingrid Villeda
Area Chair
93rd St. ES
Gillian Russom
Area Chair
Roosevelt HS ESP
Erika Jones Crawford
Area Chair
CTA Director
Karla Griego
Director
Buchanan ES
Ayde Bravo
Director
Maywood ES
Ingrid Gunnell
Director
Salary Point Advisor
Noah Lippe-Klein
Director
Dorsey HS
Rebecca Solomon
Director
RFK UCLA Comm. School
L. Cynthia Matthews
Director
McKinely ES
Gloria Martinez
Director
Rowan ES
Rodney Lusain
Director
Los Angeles HS
Julie Van Winkle
Director
LOOC
Maria Miranda
Director
Miramonte ES
Adrian Tamayo
Director
Lorena ES
Jennifer Villaryo
Director
Grand View ES
    

CENTRAL AREA

VALLEY EAST

VALLEY WEST

HARBOR AREA

José Lara
Area Chair
Santee Educ Complex
Scott Mandel
Area Chair
Pacoima TV/TH/FA Magnet
Bruce Newborn
Area Chair
Hale Charter Academy
 
Aaron Bruhnke
Area Chair
San Pedro HS
Kelly Flores
Director
Hawkins SH CHAS
Victoria Casas
Director
Beachy ES
Melodie Bitter
Director
Lorne ES
Elgin Scott
Director
Avalon Gardens ES
Zulma Tobar
Director
Harmony ES
Mel House
Director

Elementary PE

Wendi Davis
Director
Henry MS
Steve Seal
Director
Eshelman ES
Paul Uchenna Ngwoke
Director
Bethune MS
Alex (David) Orozco
Director
Madison MS
Javier Romo
Director
Mulholland MS
Karen Macias Lutz
Director
Del Amo ES
    

ADULT/ OCCUPATIONAL EDUCATION

BILINGUAL EDUCATION

EARLY CHILDHOOD EDUCATION CENTERS

HEALTH & HUMAN
SERVICES

Matthew Kogan
Director
Evans CAS
Cheryl L. Ortega
Director
Sub Unit
Corina Gomez
Director
Pacoima EEC
Linda Gordon
Director
San Fernando HS
    

SPECIAL EDUCATION

PACE

SUBSTITUTES

 

Lucia Arias
Director
Knollwood ES
Marco Flores
Chair 
Frederick 'Rick' Bertz
Director
 
    

UTLA-RETIRED

PAST PRESIDENT

 

 
John Perez
Director
Warren Fletcher
City of Angels