Board of Directors & Leadership

Board of Directors

Judith G. Brandlin Founder/President of Stone Soup Child Care Programs
Shizuki Akasaki Early childhood education consultant, former assistant superintendent of Los Angeles Unified School District for child development division and compensatory instructional programs
Scott Bice, Esq. Dean of the University of Southern California Law School from 1980-2000
Shari Leinwand, Esq. Former partner at Gibson, Dunn and Crutcher
Kevin Martin Senior Vice President of Organizational Performance and Strategic Planning for SchoolsFirst Federal Credit Union.
Gregory A. Mitchell President/CEO, First Technology Credit Union
June S. Sale Child care consultant, former director of child care at UCLA
Jesse Torres Small business expert, banker, author


Founder / President – Judith G. Brandlin

Judith G. Brandlin

Founder / President

Executive Director – Renee Valencia-Aranda

Renee Valencia-Aranda

Executive Director

Chief Financial Officer – Cindy Pham-Le

Cindy Pham-Le

Chief Financial Officer

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