Board of Trustees

Group photos of 2023 Board of Trustees

The Board of Trustees is the legal governing body of the University. The board has ultimate responsibility for the educational, physical, and financial well-being of the University, as well as for its preservation and advancement as a leader in Catholic higher education. The board is composed of prominent lay persons, members of the Society of Jesus, and members of the Religious of the Sacred Heart of Mary and Sisters of Saint Joseph of Orange.

2023-2024 Board of Trustees

Paul S. Viviano, Chair
Timothy Law Snyder, President
Edward J. Siebert, S.J., Secretary of the Board


Aaron E. Banks ’95, M.D.
Founder & CEO
Pediatric Heart Center, Inc.
Bakersfield, CA

Thomas Patrick Beck ’73, P ’08, ’17
City of Arcadia
Arcadia, CA

Gail K. Bernstein
World Bank
Washington, DC

Hon. Irma J. Brown ’70, J.D. ’73, P ’10
Retired Judge, Superior Court of California
County of Los Angeles
Frisco, TX

Dominic H. Chai, S.J.
Jesuit Scholastic of the USA West Province
Boston, MA

Alex Martin Chaves ’86, P ’13
Parking Company of America
Los Angeles, CA

Scott Coble, S.J.
Jesuit Novitiate
Culver City, CA

Michelle X. Dean ’84, P ’16
Corporate Secretary
Houdini, Inc.
Fullerton, CA

Kathleen M. Duncan
Community Volunteer
Los Angeles, CA

George C. Fatheree III J.D. ’07
Social Impact Entrepreneur
Los Angeles, CA

Kristi V. Frey ’90
Retired CPA & Real Estate Broker
Manhattan Beach, CA

Michael J. Garanzini, S.J.
Association of Jesuit Colleges and Universities
Washington, D.C.

Michael J. Gaviña ’02, M.B.A. ’07
Purchasing Director
F. Gaviña & Sons, Inc.
Los Angeles, CA

Mary Genino, R.S.H.M.
Former Superior
Western American Province
Religious of the Sacred Heart of Mary
Montebello, CA 

D. Scott Hendrickson, S.J.
Associate Provost for Global & Community Engagement
Loyola University of Chicago
Chicago, IL 

MaryAnne Huepper, C.S.J. ’75
Associate Director
CSJ Center for Reconciliation and Justice
Loyola Marymount University
Los Angeles, CA

Mary Beth Ingham, C.S.J., ’73
General Superior
Sisters of St. Joseph of Orange
Orange, CA

Henry K. Jordan ’78
Retired Chairman and CEO
Wells Fargo Capital Finance
Santa Monica, CA

Brian S. Kabateck, J.D. ’89
Founding & Managing Partner
Kabateck, LLP
Los Angeles, CA

Helen Lawrence ’91
Board Director
Lawrence Family Foundation
Beverly Hills, CA

Michael A. Lawson ’75
President & CEO
Los Angeles Urban League
Los Angeles, CA

Stuart A. Liner, J.D. ’87
Managing Partner
CTI Housing
Los Angeles, CA

Michael J. Mandelbaum, P ’17, ’25
Mandelbaum & Mandelbaum
West Orange, NJ

Thomas M. McGee ’89
President & CEO
ICSC – International Council of Shopping Centers
New York, NY

Susan F. Moley ’85
Manhattan Beach, CA

Stephen M. Mosko
Village Roadshow Entertainment
Los Angeles, CA

Kathryn E. Nielsen ’76
Senior Vice President, Controller
Sony Pictures Entertainment 
Culver City, CA

Stephen A. Privett, S.J.
President Emeritus
University of San Francisco
Los Angeles, CA

Michael M. Rue ’73, J.D. ’76, P ’98
Founder & CEO
Marketplace Properties
Tustin, CA

Travis D. Russell, S.J.
Verbum Dei Jesuit High School
Los Angeles, CA

Edward J. Siebert, S.J. ’01
Rector of the Jesuit Community
Loyola Marymount University
Los Angeles, CA

Timothy Law Snyder, Ph.D.
Loyola Marymount University
Los Angeles, CA

Michael R. Steed ’71, J.D. ’74
Managing Partner
Paladin Capital Group
Washington, D.C.

Gilbert Sunghera, S.J.
Superior, Jesuit Community
University of Detroit Mercy
Detroit, MI

Julie Teel, P ’16, ’17
Raley's Family of Fine Stores
Sacramento, CA 

Paul S. Viviano
President & CEO
Children’s Hospital Los Angeles
Los Angeles, CA

Mary Ann Walker, P ’20
Managing Partner
WH Legal Group LLP
Washington, DC

James S. Whitehead ’65, Ph.D.
Retired Chairman and President
Vector Laboratories, Inc.
Millbrae, CA

Briana Curran Zelaya ’98
Partner, Head of Marketing & Investor Relations
ValueAct Capital
San Francisco, CA



Kathleen Hannon Aikenhead, P ’99
William H. Hannon Foundation
Santa Monica, CA