Leadership

Board of Directors

Victoria Velarde
Chairperson
Attorney in Private Practice

Darlene Love
Vice Chairperson
Community Activist

Teri Cannon
Secretary, Treasurer
(Retired) BHS Compliance Director

Pablo Catano
Board Member
Former Councilman, City of Hawthorne, California

Joe Gatlin
Board Member
Founder/Vice President, NAACP San Pedro/Wilmington Branch

David Gascon
Board Member
(Retired) Deputy Chief of Police – Los Angeles Police Department

James King
Board Member
Community Member

Dorothy Brooks
Board Member
Community Member

Ernesto Saucedo
Board Member
Community Member

Lawrence Gentile
Board Emeritus
(Retired) President/CEO of BHS for 30 years

Pauline Grasso
Board Emeritus
(Retired) Director of Nursing Education