AIGA Los Angeles board members serve a two-year term that runs from June–May. In April of each year, chapter membership is asked to nominate other members which they will be an asset to the Board and our chapter at large.



Executive Team

Paul WoodsPaul Woods, President

CEO at Edenspiekermann
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Hannah RichardHannah Richard, Vice President of Operations

Strategic Development Manager at HGA
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Courtnie CotilloCourtnie Cotillo, Vice President of Finances

Director Of Marketing Program Management at Chime
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Development Team

Alexis CabanAlexis Caban, Development Director

Senior Art Director at OUTFRONT Media
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Diversity, Equity & Inclusion Team

Michelle LeclercMichelle Leclerc, Diversity, Equity & Inclusion Director

Adjunct Instructor in Temple University’s Tyler School of Art
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Membership Team

Ghazal ForoutanGhazal Foroutan, Membership Co-Director

Designer at The Design Army Agency
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Jasmine NajarroJasmine Najarro, Membership Co-Director

Graphic + UX Designer
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Programming Team

Cory GrabowCory Grabow, Programming Co-Director

Partner at The Bruxton Group.
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Amanda PowellAmanda Powell, Programming Co-Director

Freelance / Contract Marketing Consultant at October Creative
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Support Team

Julie MantheyJulie Manthey, Operations Manager

Operations Manager, AIGA Los Angeles
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Past Presidents

Samantha Cabrera (2020–2023)
Patrick Frederickson (2020)
Amanda Hovest (2017–2020)
Jason Adam (2014–2017)
Noreen Morioka (2012–2014)
Jimmy Moss (2010–2012)
Michael Lejeune (2008–2010)
Agustín Garza (2006–2008)
Mick Hodgson (2004–2006)
Pash Pashkow (2002–2004)
Noreen Morioka (2000–2002)
Moira Cullen (1997–2000)
Mary Scott (1996–1997)
Sean Adams (1994–1996)
Stan Evenson (1992–1994)
Josh Freeman (1990–1992)
April Greiman (1988–1990)
Margaret Coy (1986–1988)
John Coy (1984–1986)