Leadership Council

The UCI MIND Leadership Council is comprised of volunteer business leaders and community advocates. The Council meets bi-annually and includes four sub-committees that meet monthly to work toward strategic goals: Community Engagement, Fundraising, Gala Planning, Marketing.

Gil Aranowitz

Partner, Budding Culture

Sydney Balalis

Community Volunteer

Kim Butrum

Senior Vice President, Clinical Services, Silverado

Shirley Cameron

Self Employed

Barbara DeMar

Community Volunteer

Jacqueline DuPont, PhD

Gerontologist and CEO, Assured In Home Care, Inc. Founder, Irvine Cottages

William Edwards

CEO, Edwards Global Services

Janet Gianulias

Community Volunteer

Joe Gonzalez

Community Volunteer

Harriet Harris

President, Harris Taylor Management

Fumiko Ishii

Fumiko Ishii

Karen Kamel

Community Volunteer

Sara Kelly


Kathryn Kendall

Community Volunteer

Dr. Rosalyn Laudati, PhD

Licensed Psychologist

Roger H. Lisabeth

Caregiver, Husband

Diane Mondini

President, Caring Companions at Home

Rita Moreira

Community Volunteer

Virginia Naeve

Community Volunteer, http://anewpathformom.com

Marla J. Noel

President, OC Growth Advisors

Steve O'Leary

Advertising Professional

Ken Pao

South Coast Chinese Cultural Association, Orange County Chinese Artists Association, UCI MIND Longitudinal Study Research Volunteer

Mark Phillips, PharmD

Community Educator

Randy A. Platt

Chairman & CEO, Care Partners Healthcare Leader and Advocate

Ann Quilter

Laguna Beach Seniors, Emeritus Board

Barbara Reiland

Community Volunteer

Heather Sahargun

Former Caregiver

Fred Salter

Fred Salter

Partner, Trico Realty, Inc

Wendy Salter

Jennifer Simpson


Keith Swayne

Keith and Judy Swayne Family Foundation Fund

Jonathan Varenchik, CFP

Executive Director, Morgan Stanley, South Orange County

Kitty Woodworth

Community Volunteer

Susan Yedor

Susan Yedor

Boon Ja Yoo

Founder and President, Somang Society

Burton Young

President/Co-Founder Sperry Equities