Jeff Hamilton

Jeff Hamilton is retired from over 50 years in commercial banking.  He has been an active volunteer working with immigrants for over 25 years, most recently by tutoring and mentoring many unaccompanied minors and families seeking asylum. He is a member of the Southern California Catholic Task Force on Immigration. He has a bachelor's degree in Economics and a [...]

Jeff Hamilton2024-07-18T22:06:12+00:00

Angela Efros

Angela Efros spent 7 years in Hunan, China working in education, media, manufacturing, and entertainment. Fluent in Mandarin Chinese, she frequently appeared on Chinese TV networks as a singer or emcee. She has an MBA from Xiangtan University, where her study focus was on creating partnerships between non-profit organizations and for-profit tourism companies. With extensive expertise in Chinese [...]

Angela Efros2024-06-26T20:55:46+00:00

John O’Malley

John O’Malley, M.S. is a principal of Pasadena, CA-based O’Malley International Associates, a global communications agency specializing in consultative services that include communication skills training, strategic planning and engagement, fund-development, technical writing, media and community relations.  Over the last 25 years, his agency has delivered results and solutions that successfully advance his clients toward their goals. • LinkedIn:  [...]

John O’Malley2024-06-26T20:50:45+00:00

Steve Holt

Chair/Treasurer Steve Holt is semi-retired with an architectural practice in Redlands, CA.  Adept at finding solutions, Steve’s career has focused on facility planning for large technical organizations. Steve received his Masters of Architecture from UC Berkeley and his MBA from UCLA where he focused on documenting user requirements. LinkedIn:  https://www.linkedin.com/in/steve-holt 

Steve Holt2024-06-26T19:52:30+00:00

Jennifer Zhuo Liu

Jennifer Zhuo Liu, MA, fluent in English and Mandarin Chinese, is the founder of U.S. News Express, a bilingual online news outlet headquartered in San Dimas, California since 2015.  She also serves on the governing board of KJC International, Inc., a consulting firm in Los Angeles. She has been the China Business Development Manager of the Beverly Hills [...]

Jennifer Zhuo Liu2024-06-20T18:02:18+00:00

Sharon Yen

Sharon Yen has served on the IILA Board of Directors since January 2017. In addition to her Board duties, she also chairs the Development Committee. She works at the Federal Reserve Board, overseeing the quarterly and annual financial reporting process of the 12 Federal Reserve Banks and consolidating financial results that are audited and published publicly. She holds [...]

Sharon Yen2024-06-20T18:02:10+00:00

Irene Li Williams

Irene Li Williams, MBA, is First Vice President of Cathay Bank and District Administrator for Southern California. Before joining Cathay bank in 2010, she worked for East West Bank and U.S. Bank. Irene also serves on the boards for Business Finance Capital ("BFC"), a Los Angeles-based SBA Certified Development Company specializing in the SBA 504 program, and the [...]

Irene Li Williams2024-06-20T18:01:57+00:00

Thomas Lenz

Thomas Lenz is a partner in the Atkinson, Andelson, Loya, Ruud & Romo law firm. He works from the firm’s Pasadena, California office handling labor and employment law issues on behalf of employers, nonprofit corporations, and trade associations. He teaches at the USC School of Law and serves as an officer with the Labor and Employment Law Section of the [...]

Thomas Lenz2024-06-20T18:01:46+00:00

Mary McKelvey

Mary McKelvey is a fierce and highly respected trial attorney who is influential in every aspect of her career: litigating difficult cases for national and global clients, assuming leadership positions at the state and local bar levels, negotiating difficult situations, creating strategies for resolution, handling high stakes pro bono cases, supporting the next generation of women lawyers, mentoring [...]

Mary McKelvey2024-06-20T18:01:30+00:00

Pritha Gupta

Gupta grew up in the Midwest, but she has called California home for several years. She earned her bachelor’s degree in Biochemistry at UCLA and her medical degree at the New York University (NYU) School of Medicine in 2010. She completed her residency in Internal Medicine at the University of Washington in Seattle followed by her fellowship in [...]

Pritha Gupta2024-06-20T18:01:06+00:00
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