Leadership Advisory Council

Dr. Gregory Bowman
Former BUSD Superintendent

Mike Cusumano
Cusumano Real Estate Group

Sue Georgino
Georgino Development, LLC

Don Hahn
Academy Award-nominated film producer
(“Beauty & the Beast,” “The Lion King”)

Michael Hastings
Direct Point Advisors Inc.

Tate Holland
Make-Up Designory (MUD)

David Shannon
Award Winning Children’s Author

Board of Directors

Jill Vander Borght
Deputy Attorney General
California State Department of Justice

Tom Vice
Senior Vice President

Freddy Jarjour
Finance Manager
Spectrum Brands

Cathy Stevens
Real Value Properties Inc.

Carrie Brown
Communications Consultant

Alexandra Helfrich
Arts Advocate

Bob Mohler
SVP Digital Media
Telepictures, a Warner Bros. Entertainment Company

Barbara Beckley
Artistic Director
The Colony Theatre

Karen Broderick
Stagecraft Teacher
Burbank High School

Mauro Diaz
Assistant Vice President for Special Programs
Woodbury University

Debbie Kukta
City Treasurer
City of Burbank

Kevin McCarney
Poquito Mas

Joan McCarthy
Senior Manager, Community Engagement – Los Angeles
The Walt Disney Company

Craig Murray
CMP Entertainment Group, Inc.

Patrick Prescott
Community Development Director
City of Burbank

Lili Rossi
Director of Development
The Country School

Carson Smith
Sr. Manager of Community and Content Relations
Nickelodeon Animation Studios

Caroline Ross Solberg
Film and TV Editor

Art St. Germain
Senior Editor

Karen Volpei-Gussow
Keller Williams

Suzanne Weerts
Arts Advocate

Board Advisors

Peggy Flynn
Arts & Career Technical Education Coordinator
Burbank Unified School District

Daniel Swartz
Visual & Performing Arts Teacher on Special Assignment
Burbank Unified School District