Directors and Advisors
Board of Directors
Mr. Peter Grimm
Owner, TK Transportation; Parishioner, St Therese Church, Alhambra; Board of Regents, Thomas Aquinas College.
Mr. R. Scott Turicchi
President & CFO, j2 Global, Inc.; Board member of Green Hills Software; Parishioner & President of the Finance Council at St. Andrew Church, Pasadena; Board Member of Lumen Christi Institute; Chairman, Board of Governors, Thomas Aquinas College; Member and Program Chair, Legatus, Ventura chapter; Knight of the Sacred Military Constantinian Order of St. George, Los Angeles; Member of the Order of St. Albert; Recipient of the Angel of Life Award from the Pregnancy Counseling Center, Mission Hills, CA; Recipient the Umiltà Award from the Pontifical North American College, Washington D.C.
Mr. Khushro Ghandhi
Certified Public Accountant; Enrolled Agent; Owner, Vista Business Service; Parishioner, St. Barnabas, Eagle Rock; Member National Association of Enrolled Agents.
Mrs. Kathryn Carey
Higher Education and Employment Law Attorney; Board Member, Association for Educational Development; Team Leader, Family Enrichment USA; Member, Auxiliary of the Pregnancy Health Center of San Gabriel Valley; Novitiate Sponsor, Carmelite Sisters of the Most Sacred Heart of Los Angeles; Parishioner, St. Therese, Pasadena.
Mr. Martin Boles
Litigation lawyer, Kirkland & Ellis LLP, Los Angeles; Parishioner, St. Rita, Sierra Madre; Executive Committee Member, Dartmouth Alumni Association; Board of Advisors, Club for Growth, Washington, D.C.; President, Family Enrichment Society of Greater Los Angeles; Member, Federalist Society, Los Angeles Chapter; Member, American Bar Association; Scoutmaster, Boy Scouts of America Troop 140, Greater Los Angeles Area Council; Board Member, Christendom College.
Mrs. Marguerite Grimm
Head Master St. Monica Academy; Religion Teacher; Educational Specialist (in State Curriculum Standards K – 12).
Dr. Jorge Nieva
Associate Professor of Clinical Medicine, Keck School of Medicine of USC; Member, USC/Norris Cancer Center;
Editor, Convergent Science Physical Oncology; Founder, Epic Sciences Inc; Executive Co-Director, Western Students and Residents Medical Research Foundation; Member, American Society of Clinical Oncology; Member, American Association for Cancer Research; Member, Institute of Physics. Member, International Association for the Study of Lung Cancer, Diplomate of the American Board of Internal Medicine (Internal Medicine, Hematology, Oncology); Parishioner, St. Therese Church, Alhambra.
Mrs. Jill Short
Principal, Short & Associates Construction Management; Board Member, Christian Service 4 Life; Parishioner, St Therese, Alhambra.
Board of Advisors
Mrs. Laura Berquist
Author; Founding Director, Mother of Divine Grace School, Ojai, CA.
Dr. John C. Eastman
Former Professor of Law and Dean, Chapman University School of Law, Orange, CA; Director, The Claremont Institute Center for Constitutional Jurisprudence, Claremont, CA.
Dr. Robert P. George
McCormick Professor of Jurisprudence, Professor of Politics, and Director, James Madison Program in American Ideals and Institutions, Princeton University, Princeton, NJ.
Prof. Mary Ann Glendon
Learned Hand Professor of Law, Harvard Law School, Cambridge, MA; Member, Pontifical Council for the Laity, Pontifical Academy of Social Sciences, Rome.
Mr. Nicholas H. Healy, Jr.
President, Ave Maria University, Naples, FL.
Dr. Alice von Hildebrand
Author; Emeritus Professor of Philosophy, Hunter College, The City University of New York, New York, NY.
Dr. Charles R. Kesler
Professor of Government, Claremont McKenna College; Senior Fellow, The Claremont Institute; Editor, Claremont Review of Books, Claremont, CA.
Rev. Paul Mankowski, S.J.
Lector in Biblical Hebrew, Pontifical Biblical Institute, Rome.
Msgr. M. Francis Mannion
Director, The Liturgical Institute, University of St. Mary of the Lake/Mundelein Seminary, Mundelein, IL; Founding President, Society for Catholic Liturgy.
Dr. Timothy O’Donnell
President, Christendom College, Front Royal, VA.
Mr. Peter M. Robinson
Author; Editor, Hoover Digest, and Research Fellow, Hoover Institution on War, Revolution and Peace, Stanford University, Stanford, CA.
Mr. Roy S. Rohter, S.F.O. †
Co-Founder, St. Monica Academy, Pasadena, CA; Co-Founder, St. Augustine Academy, Ventura, CA.
Dr. Kevin Ryan
Author; Educator; Founding Director, The Center for Advancement of Ethics and Character, Boston University, Boston, MA.
Rev. Michael Scanlan, T.O.R. †
Author; Educator; Chancellor and Emeritus President, Franciscan University of Steubenville, Steubenville, OH.
Mr. William Simon, Jr.
Chairman, William E. Simon Foundation.
Mr. James Stenson
Author; Co-Founder, The Heights School, Washington, D.C.; Founding Headmaster, Northridge Preparatory School, Chicago, IL.
Dr. Michael Waldstein
Founding President, International Theological Institute on Marriage and Family, Gaming, Austria; Max Seckler Professor of Theology at Ave Maria University, Ave Maria, Florida.
† = deceased