Advisory Committee

The Angell Foundation Advisory Committee provides historical perspective, guidance and expertise in the implementation of Foundation strategies.  The scope and purpose of the Advisory Committee is to build relationships between the Foundation and local communities, to advise on strategies and policies and to provide a diverse range of perspectives regarding current social issues.  Advisory Committee members contribute by supporting the Foundation’s mission, nurturing its growth and enhancing the Foundation’s ability to meet its goals.



Claire Angell Miller
Counselor (retired)

Father Greg Boyle, S.J.
Founder and Executive, Director, Homeboy Industries

Sam Chan, Ph.D.
Countywide District Chief
Children, Youth, and Family Services Bureau
Los Angeles County Department of Mental Health

Lucia Diaz
Chief Executive Officer, Mar Vista Family Center

Sylvia Drew Ivie
Attorney and Activist

Tom Edwards, M.D.
Physician (retired)

Joseph Lumarda
Senior Vice President, Capital Guardian Trust Company

Sandy Silas
Licensed Marriage and Family Therapist

Ruth Weisberg
Dean, USC Roski School of Fine Arts

Laura Zucker
Executive Director, Los Angeles County Arts Commission