Advisors

The Greif Center works with an Advisory Council comprised of program graduates and those successful in the larger entrepreneurial ecosystem of Los Angeles. Great care is taken to keep a balance of representation by industry.

Lloyd Greif
Chairman, Advisory Council
Greif & Co.

  • Scott Adelson, Houlihan Lokey Howard & Zukin
  • Barbara Belvisi, Interstellar Lab
  • Geoff Bland, Wedbush Capital Partners
  • Brent Bushnell, Two Bit Circus
  • Jill Brooks-Garnett, Hunt Companies
  • Chris Cabrera, Xactly
  • Edward Chen, Veulion
  • Jeremy Cheung, justbb.com
  • Kevin Davis, Bristol Farms, Inc.
  • Chris DeWolfe, Jam City
  • Steven Dietz, United Dwelling
  • Karina Drees, Mojave Air & Space Port
  • Renee Fraser, Frazier Communications
  • Shannon Gans, New Deal Studios
  • Anthony Geisler, Xponential Fitness
  • Marco Giannini, Jilz
  • David Gilbert, National Funding
  • Gabe Greenbaum, Pritzker Venture Capital
  • Randy Hetrick, TRX
  • Charles Hirschhorn, AEG/AXS
  • Jonathan Hirshberg, JR286
  • Laura Hite, PMC Global
  • Jessica Jackley, kiva.org
  • Girish Jhunjhnuwala, Hind Group
  • Kathy Kendrick, General Counsel, Dreamworks (retired)
  • Tom Knapp, Honolua Surf Co
  • Sheila Marmon, Mirror Digital
  • Steve McKeever, Hidden Beach
  • Liz McKinley, Pinnacle Petroleum
  • Marc Mitchell, Lootsie
  • Derek Norton, Water Tower Group
  • Lorraine Oberfeld Doring, family business (retired)       
  • Erin O'Malia Gehan, Fancy Sprinkles
  • Craig Pollard, Cancer for College, Global Tour Golf
  • Reon Roski, Majestic Realty
  • Suzy Ryoo, Atom Factory
  • Joanne Schroeder, E2 Manage Tech
  • Michael Singer, Strategic Partners, Inc., Cherokee Uniforms
  • Simeon Stewart, Palazzo Concessions
  • Brian Sullivan, Troy Capital Partners
  • Nitin Thakor, GeBBS Healthcare Solutions
  • Robyn Ward, Founder Forward
  • Hamet Watt, Upfront Ventures
  • Brian Weitman, STC-QST