Boys & Girls Club of Pasadena Creates Community Advisory Board

The Boys & Girls Club of Pasadena has created a community advisory board to strengthen connections between the club and Pasadena’s diverse organizations, and to increase the club’s expertise and capacity to serve Pasadena children and youth.
Community advisory board members provide assistance in achieving the club’s mission and goals through the contribution of their work and wisdom. Each member is selected based on how their unique experience and knowledge advance the club and youth development in the Pasadena community.
“The Boys & Girls Club of Pasadena has many important partnerships in the community, where we all lean on and learn from one another. Recognizing and thanking them for the contributions they make to our work at the club is what the advisory board is all about,” club CEO Lisa Cavelier said.
Members of the inaugural community advisory board are:
• Connie Aguilar, Community Outreach Specialist, Options for Learning.
• Geoff Albert, Director, Community Engagement, Pacific Oaks College CCSI/Collaborate PASadena
• Michelle Richardson-Bailey, Member, Pasadena Unified School District, Board of Education
• Elizabeth “Lisa” Barrios, Quality and Compliance Coordinator, Urban Strategies
• Suzanne Berberian, Community Liaison Specialist, Office of Family & Community Engagement, PUSD
• Kate Clavijol, Senior Program Officer, Pasadena Community Foundation
• Jason Clawson, Commander, Pasadena Police Department
• Dominick Correy, District Representative, Office of Senator Anthony Portantino
• Vannia De La Cuba, City of Pasadena Mayor’s District Liaison
• Mary Donnelly-Crocker, Executive Director, Young & Healthy
• Judith Dunaway, Division Manager, Health Promotion & Policy Development, Pasadena Public Health Dept.
• Victor Gordo, Mayor of the City of Pasadena
• Dr. Lawton Gray, Principal, John Muir High School
• Monica Hubbard, Altadena Community Volunteer, Activist
• Mo Hyman, Executive Director, College Access Plan
• Eric Johnson, Director of Partnerships & Collaborations, Stars
• Marjory Jacobs, Captain, Altadena Sheriff’s Station
• Tim McDonald, Deputy Director of Libraries and Information Services, City of Pasadena
• Elizabeth Palomares, Community Liaison Specialist, Office of Family & Community Engagement, PUSD
• Viktor Sjoberg, Assistant Director, Altadena Library District
• Lisa Wilson, Director of Youth Programs and Evaluation, Flintridge Center
• Christy Zamani, Executive Director, Day One