BOARD OF DIRECTORS
Diana Kelly holds the responsibility of COO & President for Bedrosians Tile and Stone. She leads a team of thousands of associates with locations across the United States. Diana also holds a Certification of Executive and Life Coach. Prior to this role, Diana served as Regional Vice President for The Home Depot where she led a team of more than 16,000 associates in 82 stores across Southern California, Hawaii and Guam.
Dean Cochran is the Executive Director of Post Production for Regency Enterprises working on such films as The Revenant, Ad Astra, Birdman, and 12 Years a Slave. He is also Co-Sector Chief of Entertainment for InfraGard.
Lynn Hylen is a consumer marketing consultant. She founded the Pacific Palisades Dog Park 501(c)3 organization and served on the Pacific Palisades Park Advisory Board for six years. She was the Board Secretary for the Harvard Business School Association of SoCal and ran the Club’s Community Partners pro-bono consulting program..
Anthony Bohorquez is a Certified Public Accountant (California), Certified in Financial Forensics, and a Certified Fraud Examiner. Anthony has utilized his accounting background throughout his career in forensic accounting. He is the Los Angeles practice leader of Grant Thornton’s Forensic Advisory Services
VP of Communications
Bethany Jones career is in television working as a researcher on Prison Break. She has since produced hours of TV for Oxygen, History, A&E, CNN, Discovery, CBS and won best sports video of the year for Grantland, ESPN’s pop culture arm. In addition to her TV producing she is a host of the popular podcast, The Pros&Cons.
VP of Outreach
John Riley has served as founding President of DEA’s Citizen Academy and has been an active member of InfraGard. He has been proudly working with FBI outreach programs for more than 20 years. His volunteering with the Citizen’s Academy began in 2002 even before attending the CA when he actually cooked many class dinners himself
VP of Memberships/IT
Katisha Jallow has a career as an Army Soldier in Military Police, Human Resources, Professional Development, Operational Training, Suicide Prevention Victim Advocacy and Risk and Security Management. She does background acting related to her military experience. She is also a Certified Life Coach and used her Suicide Prevention Trainer skills to create a nonprofit organization- California Suicide Prevention Network (CALISPN).
VP of Fundraising
Sabrina Beg is an attorney at Samuels, Green and Steel, LLP and a member of the firm’s litigation department. Sabrina’s practice focuses on business, real estate and trust litigation, as well as commercial and partnership disputes Sabrina serves on the Board of Directors of: the Junior League of Orange County as the President-Elect; the Council of Pakistan American Affairs as the Executive Vice President; and, Developments in Literacy. She is also a founding member of The Vanguard – a professional networking boardroom in Orange County.
VP of Operations
Vanessa Sapien has a significant background as a clinician and crisis counselor for over ten years, working with survivors of Sex Crimes and Domestic Violence. She is currently the Mental Health Program Director for a Health and Human Rights organization that seeks to end sexual abuse in detention. This coupled with over twenty years as a film and television actress, motivational speaker and disability lecturer