UCLA Extension

Advisory Board

Past participants, shaping the program curriculum with industry insights

Industry Members

Abigail Boudreaux
Manager, Learning & Development, LRW, Los Angeles, California

Elizabeth Breiter
Supply Chain Systems Analyst, SpaceX, Los Angeles, California

Max Cabral  
Manager of Engineering, ZipRecruiter, Inc., Los Angeles, California

George Carion
Chief Technology Officer, Cedars-Sinai Health System, Los Angeles, California

Justin Collard
Assistant Vice President, AT&T, Los Angeles, California

Daphne Felicitas 
Sr. Manager, Talent & Organization Development, Blizzard Entertainment, Irvine, California

Diana Kalisz
VP, Materials, 3D Systems, Valencia, California

Mary Kuaea
Sr. Director, Telecommunications, Staples Center/Microsoft Theater/L.A. Live, Los Angeles, California

Dan Laufer
Senior Software Engineer, Treyarch, Santa Monica, California

Danae Lee
Leadership Development Specialist,Blizzard Entertainment, Irvine, California

Corey Lovejoy
Training Coordinator, BlackBag Technologies, San Jose, California

Asad M. Madni
President, COO & CTO (Retired), BEI Technologies. Inc, Los Angeles, California

Mary Padilla
Licensing IT Manager, Disney Consumer Products, Glendale, California

Anthony Tyson
Senior Systems Engineer, Sandia National Laboratories, Livermore, California

Anatoly Valenti
Director of Product Management, Gannett, Woodland Hills, California

UCLA Extension Members

Varaz Shahmirian
Department Director,
Engineering and Technical Management

Joon Lee
Program Manager
Short Courses and Technical Management Program

Gina Springer
Program Representative
Short Courses and
Technical Management Program

Henry Samueli School of Engineering and Applied Science, UCLA members

Moshe F. Rubinstein
Professor and Faculty Advisor

William R. Goodin
Alumni & Student Advisor