Categories for Our Team

Zulma Vitalich

As philanthropy specialist at the foundation, Zulma’s responsibilities include managing donor and gift systems, serving as the foundation’s business director, serving as a team member in the annual giving program, and supporting volunteer leader, prospect, and donor needs.

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Penny Amescua

Penny is the most recent addition to the MLK Community Health Foundation team. She brings with her more than 20 years of experience managing events, volunteer coordination, marketing, and nonprofit stewardship, with 17 of those years spent at UCLA.

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Dyan Sublett

Dyan brings a background of over 30 years in philanthropic work throughout greater Los Angeles to her current position as president of the MLK Community Health Foundation. Her work leading the foundation since its inception in 2012 has resulted in strong private support for the hospital’s capital and programmatic needs, an expanded maternity unit for the hospital’s opening, and the creation of philanthropic and communications programs that position the foundation for future growth.

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Linda Griego

We will forever be thankful for Linda Griego, our founding board member and now honorary life director.

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Welcome New Board Members

We’re proud to formally introduce our newest additions to the MLK Community Health Foundation board of directors: John Kobara, Kyle Walton, and Larry Rosen.

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Denise Pines

Meet Denise Pines, a valued member of our board of directors with branding and business development experience from her work with Tavis Smiley, The Gap, and Louis Vitton.

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We Have LA’s CEO and CTO of the Year

Recent recognitions for CEO Dr. Elaine Batchlor and CIIO Sajid Ahmed underscore the hospital’s dedication to providing the highest quality care for our safety-net community.

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Robert Margolis, MD

Meet our board secretary, Dr. Robert Margolis. His service is so important to our organization.

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John E. Kobara

We’re proud to welcome John Kobara to our board of directors. Read more about John and his philanthropic experience.

 

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Paul King

We appreciate the service of Paul King on our board of directors. His expertise in hospital leadership is invaluable.

 

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