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Educators, artists, entertainers, entrepreneurs and community leaders


Lalo Alcaraz

Pocho Villa Productions, LLC

Jason Alexander

Emmy-winning Actor

Abigail Ross Barlow

Grammy Award-nominated Composer

Ron Bass

Academy Award winning Screenwriter

Emily Bear

Grammy Award-nominated Composer

Tony Berg

Record Producer

Amy Brenneman


Jeff Bridges

Academy Award-winning Actor

Jackson Browne

Recording Artist – Rock & Roll Hall of Fame

David Crosby

Recording Artist – Rock & Roll Hall of Fame

Aarón Diaz


Dr. Dre

Grammy Award-winning Musician

Robert Eibach

Grammy Award-nominated Producer and DJ

Jimmy Edwards

President, Iconic Artists Group

Donald Fagen

Rock & Roll Hall of Fame Recording Artist

Don Felder

Rock & Roll Hall of Fame Guitarist and Songwriter

Kameron Glasper

Grammy Award-winning Songwriter

Howard Gordon

Writer and Producer

Herbie Hancock

Academy Award-winning and Grammy Award-winning Composer

Naomi Foner Gyllenhaal

Academy Award nominated Screenwriter

Lili Haydn

Grammy Award-winning Violinist and Composer

Latisha Hyman

Grammy Award-nominated Songwriter and Rapper

Jimmy Iovine

Music Producer, Entrepreneur, Philanthropist

Kna-Lo Venge

Artist and Music Producer

Hawk Koch

Film Producer; Former President of the AMPAS and PGA

Lenny Kravitz

Four Time Grammy Award Winning Artist

John Lithgow

Academy Award Winning Actor

Wendy MacNaughton


Duff McKagan

Guns N’ Roses

Jason Momoa

Actor and Filmmaker

Opium Moon

Grammy Award-winning Musical Ensemble

Graham Nash

Recording Artist – Rock & Roll Hall of Fame

Kevin Nishimura

Co-CEO and Co-Founder, Transparent Arts; Music Producer

Edward Norton

Academy Award Nominated Actor and Filmmaker

Taylor Parks

Grammy Award-nominated Songwriter

Starr Parodi


Pearl Jam

Grammy Award-winning Rock Band

Katy Perry

Recording Artist, Host of American Idol

Issa Rae

American Actress, Writer, and Producer

Lionel Richie

Grammy Award-winning Singer, Songwriter, and Producer

Jeremy Renner

Actor, Singer, Songwriter

Nile Rodgers

Rock & Roll Hall of Fame, Songwriters Hall of Fame Inductee and Grammy Award Winner

Linda Ronstadt

Recording Artist – Rock & Roll Hall of Fame

Sylvester Stallone

Actor and Filmmaker

Stephen Stills

Rock & Roll Hall of Fame Recording Artist

Don Was

Grammy Award-winning Record Producer

Grammy Award-winning Musician

Nancy Wilson

Recording Artist – Rock & Roll Hall of Fame


Recording Artist-Actor

Goldie Hawn


Barbra Streisand

Recording Artist and Filmmaker

Arts Organizations

Arts Council for Monterey County

Arts For LA

Arts Orange County

California Arts Advocates

Create CA

Friends of Ruth Asawa School of the Arts (FOSOTA)

Friends of Sacramento Arts

LA Plaza de Cultura y Artes


The Mills Station Art & Cultural Center

Oakland Museum of CA

PS Arts

San Benito County Arts Council


Community Organizations

Boys & Girls Clubs of the Los Angeles Harbor

Boys & Girls Clubs of Metro LA

California Community Foundation

Los Angeles Urban League

Parent Organization Network

Santa Monica City Council

Three Feet of Air

Arts Education Alliance of the Bay Area

Creative Industry

Irving Azoff

Chairman & CEO, The Azoff Company

Jeffrey Azoff

Full Stop Management

Gary Borman

Borman Entertainment

Jay Brown

CEO, Roc Nation

Beth Collins

Co-President, The Azoff Company

Concord Music Group

Meghan Dieter, Leo Nitzberg

BWGLive Productions

Tim Disney


Bob Ezrin

Award-winning Music Producer & Tech Entrepreneur

Craig Fruin, Sheryl Louis, Mike Kobayashi

CSM Management

Frank Gehry


Marc Geiger

CEO, SaveLive

Susan Genco

Co-President, the Azoff Company, MAC Board Member

Gary Gersh

President of Global Touring & Talent at AEG Presents

Jody Gerson

Chairman and CEO, Universal Music Publishing Group

Sir Lucian Grainge

Chairman & CEO, Universal Music Group

Stephanie Graves

CEO, Lee Andrews Group

Teena Hostovich

Vice Chair – Pacific, Lockton

Ron Japinga

CEO & President, Guitar Center

Martin Kirkup, Steve Jensen, Bradford Cobb

Direct Management

Chris Knight

Roc Nation Management

Mike Knobloch

President, Music and Publishing, NBCUniversal

Hawk Koch

Film Producer, Former President, Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences, Producers Guild of America

Ynon Kreiz

CEO, Mattel

Richard Lovett

CEO, Creative Artists Agency

Jay Marciano

Chief Operating Officer AEG/ Chairman & CEO of AEG Presents

Harvey Mason Jr.

CEO, The Recording Academy

Merck Mercuriadis

Founder & CEO Hipgnosis Songs

Chris Meledandri


Jarl Mohn

President Emeritus, NPR

Andy Mooney

CEO, Fender Musical Instruments Corp

National Association of Music Merchants (NAMM)

Tim Noonan

Chairman, Lockton Companies

Scott Pascucci

Chairman and CEO, Concord Music Group

Jay Penske

Chairman and CEO, Penske Media Corporation

George Pla

CEO, Cordoba

John Sykes

President of Entertainment Enterprises, iHeart Media

Greg Wells

Grammy-winning Music Producer

Donna Karan

Designer, Artist


Eloy Adame

Secondary Instrumental Music Teacher at the Elizabeth Learning Center

Hernán Alonzo

Director/CEO, SCI-Arc

Frances Baez

Local District Superintendent, LAUSD

Stephen Beal

President, California College of the Arts

Lorne Buchman

President, ArtCenter College of Design

California Music Educators Association (CMEA)

California Educational Theater Association (CETA)

California Dance Educators Association (CDEA)

California Arts Educators Association (CAEA)

Derry Connolly

President, John Paul the Great Catholic University

Geoffrey Cowan

Director, USC Annenberg Center on Communication Leadership & Policy (CCLP)

Culver City Board of Education

Shari Davis

Steering Committee, Community for Excellent Public Schools

Drama Teachers Association of Southern California

Drama Education Network

Cindy Fan

Vice Provost for International Studies and Global Engagement, UCLA

David Fike

President, Golden Gate University

Mary P. Gallagher

President, Los Angeles City College

May Hong HaDuong

Director of the Film & Television Archive, UCLA

Elizabeth L. Hillman

President, Mills College

Charles Hirschhorn

President, Otis College of Art and Design

Darnell Hunt

Professor, UCLA

John Lawler

Principal, LA County High School for the Arts

Los Angeles Unified School District (LAUSD)

Elida Lozano

Teacher, Ellen Ochoa Learning Center

Jesus Sotelo Martinez

California Music Teacher

Guillermo Martinez

Band Director, Richland Junior High School

Jesus Martinez

Art Teacher, Simon Rodia High School

Lorrie Murray

Music Teacher, Maya Lin School

Dr Matthew Nehmer

CEO & President, The Colleges of Law

Krista L. Newkirk

President, University of Redlands

Pedro Noguera

Dean of the Rossier School of Education, USC

Raymond Pickett

Rector/CAO, Pacific Lutheran Theological Seminary

Ravi Rajan

President, California Institute of the Arts

Nicole Robinson

Director of Dance, AB Miller High School

David Schaberg

Dean of Humanities, UCLA

Sacramento City Unified School District

San Diego Unified School District (SDUSD)

Santa Monica-Malibu Unified School District (SMMUSD)

Leighanna Sears

Band/Music teacher, Orange High School

Brett Steele

Dean, School of the Arts and Architecture, UCLA

Eileen Strempel

Inaugural Dean, Herb Alpert School of Music, UCLA

Minh-Hoa Ta

President, University of the West

Ralph Trecartin

President, Pacific Union College

Steven A. Weiner

President, Menlo College

Tony White

Band Director, LAUSD All City Marching Band

Suzanne Williamson

Digital Media Arts Teacher, Mission Viejo High School

Lea Woods

Theater Teacher, Le Conte Middle School

Zev Yaroslavsky


David Yoo

Professor, UCLA


Gwen Abbott

Steve Ballmer

Connie Ballmer

Andy Barth

former Chairman of Capital Guardian Trust Company

Frank Baxter

former Chairman of Alliance for College-Ready Public Schools

Austin Beutner

Proponent of the Initiative

Leni Boorstin

Mike Burton

Sky Dayton

Founder of EarthLink and Boingo

Arne Duncan

Former U.S. Secretary of Education

Dean Florez

Former California State Senator; Founder and CEO, Balance Public Relations

Laura Fox

PS Arts Chair

Kevin Frazier

co-host, Entertainment Tonight

Erika Grench

Ken Hertz

Ellen Hiller

Krista Holt

Michael O. Johnson

CEO, Herbalife Nutrition

Sydney Kamlager

California State Senator

Sarah Ketterer

Cheryl King

Vice President, Director of Philanthropy, King Consulting, Inc.

Keltie Knight

co-host, Entertainment Tonight

Jerry Kohl

Philanthropist and Brighton Collectibles Founder

Terry Laurents

Seth Lichtenstein

Sharon Nazarian

Social Activist and Philanthropist

Elisabeth Polk

Jon Polk

Brittany Robey

Matthew Karatz

Dr. Robert K. Ross

President and CEO, The California Endowment

Phil Rosenthal

Television Writer and Producer

Monica Horan Rosenthal


Tina Sharkey

Malissa Shriver

Turnaround Arts CA

Peter Asher

Record Producer-Manager

Shep Gordon

Talent Manager-Producer

Joel Hodgson

Writer-Producer, Mystery Science Theater

Deborah McLeod

Senior Director, Gagosian

Ann Philbin

Director, Hammer Museum Los Angeles

Mary Urquhart


Actors’ Equity Association

Associated Administrators of Los Angeles (AALA)

American Federation of Musicians Local 47

Cal International Alliance of Theatrical Stage Employees (CAL IATSE)

Screen Actors Guild - American Federation of Television and Radio Artists (SAG-AFTRA)

Teamsters, Local 399 Motion Picture & Theatrical Trade Division

Teamsters Local 572

Southwest Regional Council of Carpenters

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