Roxana Tynan joined LAANE in 2001 and served as deputy director for six years until assuming the position of executive director in …read more.
Lauren Ahkiam is a Research & Policy Analyst on the Don’t Waste LA campaign. She has a background in environmental justice, community …read more.
Frank joined LAANE in November 2011 as the senior community organizer for the Construction Careers Project. Prior to joining LAANE, he was …read more.
Lia joined LAANE in March 2010 as the Development Associate. Prior to joining LAANE, Lia did development and grant writing work at …read more.
Hasira Ashemu comes to LAANE with a wide range of communications experience. He is a prolific radio host, writer, speaker and multi-platform …read more.
Ashley joined LAANE in January 2010 as Development Associate and is passionate about raising private funds to advocate for a new and …read more.
Tim was born in Australia and raised on the finest lamb and vegemite that money could buy. In 1983 Tim made his …read more.
Nikole joined LAANE in June 2010 as the community organizer for the Long Beach Hospitality Project. She was an integral part …read more.
Patricia Castellanos joined LAANE in 2006 as co-director of the Clean and Safe Ports Project and for the past two years has …read more.
Jackie is the Director of the Construction Careers Project. Born and raised in Los Angeles, her interest in social justice work sprung …read more.
James joined LAANE in 2003 as a senior policy analyst, focusing on new developments and specializing in the hospitality industry. He has …read more.
Danny has led LAANE's communications efforts for the past decade. He has attracted national media attention for numerous LAANE projects, including the …read more.
Amardeep Gill is the Senior Community Organizer for LAANE’s Don’t Waste LA (DWLA) campaign, which is leading the leading the way to …read more.
Jessica joined LAANE in 1997. Before assuming leadership of LAANE’s Energy Efficiency/Green Jobs Project, Jessica served as the organization’s Research Director, authoring …read more.
John joined LAANE in 2011 as a research intern for the Don't Waste LA Project. In 2012, he joined the team as …read more.
Ed joined LAANE in 2012 as a senior researcher for the Hospitality team. He spent more than 10 years as a researcher …read more.
Trebor joined LAANE in 2004 and has helped develop the City of Justice Awards dinner, Women for a New Los Angeles luncheon …read more.
Madeline Janis is co-founder and national policy director of LAANE. Under her stewardship as executive director from 1993 to 2012, LAANE became …read more.
Laura joined LAANE in 1997, taking on responsibility for financial management, administration, personnel management and grant writing. Prior to joining LAANE, Laura …read more.
Kokayi joined LAANE in July 2010 as the senior community organizer for the Green Buildings, Good Jobs Project. Prior to his work …read more.
Stella joined LAANE in 2002 and leads the organization’s private fundraising program. Her contributions to LAANE include the creation of the Advisory …read more.
Allison joined LAANE as a Communications Specialist on the Construction Careers and Grocery Retail Projects in Fall 2011. Allison is interested in …read more.
Aiha first joined LAANE as an intern while completing her master’ in urban planning at UCLA. After graduating, she returned to LAANE …read more.
Linda Nguyen-Perez is a senior research/policy analyst with LAANE’s Jobs and Transportation for America Project, which promotes good American manufacturing jobs …read more.
Gina joined LAANE’s communications team in 2009, bringing over 16 years of experience in communications, research, writing, development and management work for …read more.
Daniel joined LAANE as a Research and Policy Analyst on the Good Grocery Stores project in the fall of 2012. Born …read more.
Yvonne joined LAANE in February 2009 as a part-time office manager. Since then she has become a full-time staff member, serving as …read more.
Jeannine Pearce moved to Long Beach in 2006 from Houston, Texas. In 2009, she graduated from California State University, Long Beach …read more.
Vivian has been employed at LAANE since January 2003 after many years of working with LAANE as an ally. She has a …read more.
Chad is a former US Air Force IT employee, where he learned that his technological abilities were a gift to be celebrated. …read more.
Nancy joined LAANE in 2007 as the Staff Development Director. Her work is focused on leadership and organizational development through coaching, training …read more.
Cynthia recently joined LAANE and its Green Buildings, Good Jobs project. Before coming to LAANE she worked on a variety of research …read more.
Ashley joined LAANE in 2012 as the Research and Policy Analyst on the Construction Careers Project. Born in and raised in Los …read more.
Chris is the information technology director at LAANE. Acting as a consultant to numerous movements and nonprofit organizations throughout the years, he …read more.
Yomara came to LAANE in 2000 after serving in an office management capacity at Warner Bros. Studios. Beginning as office manager, she …read more.
Jon is most comfortable working with facts, theory and numbers, which is why he is a researcher. His focus at LAANE has …read more.