Advisory Council

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