Who We Gonna Call?

Our Advisory Council

Each hand-selected Advisory Council member for The Olympia Collective lends expert advice upon request, has first-hand experience with the Collective, and serves as human evidence of our vision, mission, and core values. 

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Mark Anderson (he/him/his)

Mark Anderson (he/him/his)

President, MGAC

Washington, DC

Favorite Core Value: Generosity

Sally Bryant (she/her/hers)

Sally Bryant (she/her/hers)

President & CEO, BRYANT GROUP

Irving, Texas

Favorite Core Value: Teamwork

Monica Christopher (she/her/hers)

Monica Christopher (she/her/hers)

Senior Vice President, Chief Giving and Community Impact
Officer, Communities Foundation of Texas

Dallas, Texas

Favorite Core Value: Connection

Ray Clark (he/him/his)

Ray Clark (he/him/his)

Web Development Manager, All Solutions Ltd

London, England

Favorite Core Value: Teamwork

Stephanie Elsea (she/her/hers)

Stephanie Elsea (she/her/hers)

New York, New York

Favorite Core Value: Connection

Ann Friedman, Ph.D. (she/her/hers)

Ann Friedman, Ph.D. (she/her/hers)

Founder, Mindful Being, P.C.

Houston, Texas

Favorite Core Value: Trust

Brittany Graham (she/her/hers)

Brittany Graham (she/her/hers)

Founder, Let’s Get Loud PR

Austin, Texas

Favorite Core Value: Trust

Martha Hernandez (she/her/hers)

Martha Hernandez (she/her/hers)

Executive Director, Californians Together

Camarillo, California

Favorite Core Value: Growth

Jack Kornfield, PhD (he/him/his)

Jack Kornfield, PhD (he/him/his)

Buddhist Teacher

San Rafael, California

Favorite Core Value: Connection

Sarah Cotton Nelson (she/her/hers)

Sarah Cotton Nelson (she/her/hers)

Chief Philanthropy Officer, Communities Foundation of Texas (remove job)

Dallas, Texas

Favorite Core Value: Connection

Howard Sandler (he/him/his)

Howard Sandler (he/him/his)

Professor, Emeritus, Vanderbilt University

Nashville, Tennessee

Favorite Core Value: Fun

Bowie Starr (they/he)

Bowie Starr (they/he)

Actor┃Producer┃Activist

Burbank, California

Favorite Core Value: Fun

Kristin “Kiki” Walker (she/her/hers)

Kristin “Kiki” Walker (she/her/hers)

Director of Advancement
Private School Axis

Los Angeles, California

Favorite Core Value: Connection

Troy Williams (he/him/his)

Troy Williams (he/him/his)

Managing Director, University Ventures

Mystic, Connecticut

Favorite Core Value: Generosity

Diane Bianchini (she/her/hers)

Diane Bianchini (she/her/hers)

President, Di Moda Public Relations

Santa Monica, CA

Favorite Core Value: Trust

Kevin Chase (he/him/his)

Kevin Chase (he/him/his)

Managing Partner, Kevin Chase Executive Search

Los Angeles, California

Favorite Core Value: Teamwork

Josephti Cruz (she/her/hers)

Josephti Cruz (she/her/hers)

Founder and COO, WealthGarden f.s.

El Segundo, California

Favorite Core Value: Trust

Christine Dittmer (she/her/hers)

Christine Dittmer (she/her/hers)

Chief Development Officer,
Sanford Burnham Prebys Medical Discovery Institute

Huntington Beach, California

Favorite Core Value: Fun

Quinn Ezralow (she/her/hers)

Quinn Ezralow (she/her/hers)

Co-founder, Women’s Cancer Research Fund WCRF

Los Angeles, California

Favorite Core Value: Generosity

Robby Goodman (he/him/his)

Robby Goodman (he/him/his)

Fundraising Professional

New York, New York

Favorite Core Value: Fun

Rashida Hanif (she/her/hers)

Rashida Hanif (she/her/hers)

Founding CEO, RepresentEd Leadership

Hercules, California

Favorite Core Value: Connection

Keith Kaplan (he/him/his)

Keith Kaplan (he/him/his)

Owner/President, The Kaplan Group

West Hollywood, California

Favorite Core Value: Fun

Lindsey Leigh Landman (she/her/hers)

Lindsey Leigh Landman (she/her/hers)

Director of Operations, Methodist Health System Foundation

Dallas, Texas

Favorite Core Value: Connection

Elizabeth Park (she/her/hers)

Elizabeth Park (she/her/hers)

Assistant Director of Development, Vistamar School

Rancho Palos Verdes, California

Favorite Core Value: Teamwork

Wendy Deacon Segrest (she/her/hers)

Wendy Deacon Segrest (she/her/hers)

Author & Inspiration Officer, DestinationU

Denver, Colorado

Favorite Core Value: Trust

Kara Steffen (she/her/hers)

Kara Steffen (she/her/hers)

CEO & Founder, The Change Up Group

Los Angeles, California

Favorite Core Value: Trust

Carolyn Warszawski (she/her/hers)

Carolyn Warszawski (she/her/hers)

Grants Pass, Oregon

Favorite Core Value: Fun

Andreea Boier (she/her/hers)

Andreea Boier (she/her/hers)

Chief Talent Officer, Kairos VC

Los Angeles, California

Favorite Core Value: Growth

Brent Christopher (he/him/his)

Brent Christopher (he/him/his)

President, Children’s Medical Center Foundation

Los Angeles, California

Favorite Core Value: Connection

James Demps (he/him/his)

James Demps (he/him/his)

Sales, Pratt Industries

Orlando, Florida

Favorite Core Value: Health

Sam DiVine (she/her/hers)

Sam DiVine (she/her/hers)

Founder, Society Salons and SpeedDial

Los Angeles, California

Favorite Core Value: Connection

Cece Feiler (she/her/hers)

Cece Feiler (she/her/hers)

Psychotherapist/Philanthropist

Los Angeles, California

Favorite Core Value: Connection

Trudy Goodman,Ph.D (she/her/hers)

Trudy Goodman,Ph.D (she/her/hers)

Founder, InsightLA

Santa Monica, California

Favorite Core Value: Fun

Bekah Haynes (she/her/hers)

Bekah Haynes (she/her/hers)

Vice President and Senior Thoughtpartner, The Grossman Group

Austin, Texas

Favorite Core Value: Trust

Matthew Karimi (he/him/his)

Matthew Karimi (he/him/his)

Event Producer

Las Vegas, Nevada and Puerto Vallarta, Mexico

Favorite Core Value: Trust

Tammy McKinney (she/her/hers)

Tammy McKinney (she/her/hers)

Vice President Of Development,
Fort Worth Museum of Science and History

Fort Worth, Texas

Favorite Core Value: Teamwork

Dan Rosier, CPA (he/him/his)

Dan Rosier, CPA (he/him/his)

SVP, Finance, Artist Management and US Concerts, Live Nation

Los Angeles, California

Favorite Core Value: Trust

Nyanza Shaw, Esq (she/her/hers)

Nyanza Shaw, Esq (she/her/hers)

EVP, Scripted Business and Legal Affairs, Freemantle

Beverly Hills, California

Favorite Core Value: Trust

Gina Tan (she/her/hers)

Gina Tan (she/her/hers)

Principal, Tangible Strategies

Hayward, California

Favorite Core Value: Fun

Terri Broussard Williams (she/her/hers)

Terri Broussard Williams (she/her/hers)

Head of Social Justice Policy and Partnerships, Amazon

Austin, Texas

Favorite Core Value: Fun