MEET THE ARC STAFF TEAM

 
 
 

JOEL AGUILAR
Resident Advisor, ARC Housing 

 

SCOTT BUDNICK
Founder and President

CAITLIN AHEARN
Development Director

 

CARLOS CERVANTES
Ride Home and Mentorship Coordinator

ZEARA ALVAREZ-VERDUGO
Mentorship Coordinator

 

NORMA CUMPIAN
Life Coach

CHERYL BONACCI
Communications Director 

 

PRESTON A. DAGONS JR
Program Coordinator, ARC Housing

 
 

BLAIR JAMES
Director of Counseling Services

 

KENT MENDOZA
Policy Coordinator

 

GLADIS PANTOJA
OPERATIONS MANAGER

 
 

JOSE GONZALES
Inside Coordinator

 

CHRISTINE MAMMOLITO
Deputy Director

 

Esteban Nuñez
Sacramento Coordinator

 

ADRIAN VASQUEZ
Intake Specialist and Job Developer

 
 

SAM LEWIS
Director Inside Programs

 

JOHN McCLELLAND
Housing Director

 

BIKILA OCHOA
Policy Director

 

BEN YANO
Chief of Staff

 
 

ISAAC LOPEZ
Life Coach

 

VICTOR  MALIN JR.
Sacramento Director (Acting)

 

MISTY OKA 
Executive Coordinator

 
 

 

BOARD OF DIRECTORS

 

ADVISORY BOARD

 

Michael Stubbs, Chairman
Philanthropist                                      

Franky Carrillo, Vice Chair
Student
Loyola Marymount University

David Muhammad, Vice Chair                
National Institute for Criminal Justice Reform

Carol Biondi, Secretary
Commissioner
Los Angeles County Commission for Children & Families

Paul Blavin, Treasurer
Philanthropist and Investor

Brent Bolthouse
Bolthouse Productions/The Bungalow

Scott Budnick
Founder and President
The Anti-Recidivism Coalition

Alex Busansky
Founder
Impact Justice

Elizabeth Calvin
Senior Advocate
Children's Rights Division, Human Rights Watch

Matthew Cate
Executive Director
California State Association of Counties

Charity Chandler
Director of Contracts Administration
AIDS Healthcare Foundation

Jerome Dixon
Project Manager
Raw Development Construction

Robert Downey Jr.
Actor & Activist

Dede Gardner
President
Plan B Entertainment

Michael Goldstein
Attorney, Goldstein Law Offices
President, Los Angeles County Criminal Courts Bar Association

Adam Gunther
Philanthropist

Esché L. Jackson
Public Policy Advocate

Ron Kaye
Attorney
Kaye, McLane, Bednarski & Litt, LLP

Damon Lindelof
Film & Television Writer/Producer

Michael Mendoza
Policy Associate
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Mike Romano
Director
Stanford Law School Three Strikes Project

Todd Rubenstein
Lawyer
Morris Yorn

Javier Stauring
Director
Healing Justice Coalition

James Anderson    
Founding Member, Anti-Recidivism Coalition(ARC)          
Founder, Los Mayores

Aaron Bergman
Director of Corporate Sponsorships
Communities in Schools Los Angeles

Kafi Blumenfield
Executive Director
Discovery Cube Los Angeles

Mike Brady
President/CEO,
Professional Training Institute, Inc.

Rep. Tony Cardenas
United States Congressman
for California’s 29th District

Common
Recording Artist

Zach Galifianakis
Actor & Comedian

Jake Gyllenhaal
Actor & Activist

Hon. Eric Harmon
Judge, Superior Court of Los Angeles County

Hill Harper
Actor, Author & Philanthropist

Jonah Hill
Actor & Comedian                                                          

B. Wayne Hughes Jr.
Founder, Serving California

Nasir “Nas” Jones
Recording Artist

Bruce Karatz
Owner
BK Capital LLC

Eric Kessler
Arabella Advisors

Ben Lear
Filmmaker

Greg Propper
Co-Founder, Propper Daley

Rep. Raul Ruiz, M.D.
United States Congressman
for California’s 36th District

Mike Tollin
Film & Television Producer

Anthony Williams
Director of Government Relations
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