Board of Directors

Please join us in welcoming our newest Board members, Mark Clemens and Stephen Cooke.


Cary Hyden
Partner – Latham & Watkins LLP
Immediate Past Chair
Chris Cox
DirectorNewport Corporation;
Rx Sight, Inc.

Trustee – University of Southern California
Advisory Board – Thomson Reuters Accelus; Loker Hydrocarbon Research Institute; Creative Planning, Inc.
PresidentMorgan Lewis Consulting, LLC
Partner – Morgan, Lewis, & Bockius LLP
John Della Grotta
Partner – Snell & Wilmer LLP
Gary Wilson
Assurance Partner – PwC LLP


Jacqueline Akerblom
Managing Partner,
West Region
Grant Thornton LLP
Jacqueline K. Barton, PhD
Independent Director
Dow Chemical Company

Chair, Division of Chemistry and Chemical Engineering; Kirkwood Noyes Professor of Chemistry; Norman David Leadership Chair
California Institute of Technology

James P. Burra
Vice Chairman of the Board
Semtech Corporation

Chief Executive Officer
Chapman University
Charles Cargile
Chief Executive Officer
Sunworks, Inc.
Netlist, Inc.
Hoag Charity Sports

Mark Clemens
Managing Partner,
Orange County
Stephen D. Cooke
Partner, Corporate Department
Paul Hastings LLP
Jason de Bretteville
Shareholder; Chair,
White Collar Practice Group
Stradling Yocca Carlson &
Rauth, PC
Michael E. Flynn, Esq.
Co-Partner in Charge of the
Orange County Office
Gibson Dunn & Crutcher LLP
Kjell Gronvold
Managing Director
Union Bank
Gary Hunt
Vice Chair
California Strategies, LLC
Lead Independent Director
William Lyon Homes
Director – Five Point Communities; Glenair Corp.; Psomas Engineering
Bala Iyer
HS Markit
Skyworks Solutions, Inc.
Power Integration, Inc.
Dana Kopper
Managing Director
Lockton Companies, LLC
Dennis Leibel
Lead Independent Director Microsemi Corporation
Kim Letch
Managing Partner
Ernst & Young LLP
Brian Mulvaney
Senior Vice President
Bank of America
Richard Munro
Independent Director
UST Corporation
Managing Director,
Southern California
Newport Board Group LLC

Ron Packouz
SoCal Practice Leader
Woodruff-Sawyer & Co.
Mark Peterson
O’Melveny & Myers LLP
Arnold Pinkston
Bio-Rad Laboratories;
Sustainability Accounting
Standards Board
Steve Pizula
Deloitte & Touche LLP

Hoshi Printer
AerNos; Hyland’s;
IMRI; Lantronix, Inc.;
Transient Plasma Systems

Ryan Rieches
Founding Partner
Murray Rudin
Managing Director
Riordan, Lewis & Haden
Glenn Schafer
Chairman of the Board
Janus Capital Group
Lead Director
Genesis HealthCare, Inc.
Mercury General
Mikel Williams
Board Chairman
Centrus Energy Corp.
Iteris, Inc.
B. Riley Financial, Inc.