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  • A Conversation With Gerry Palon

    How long have you been volunteering in the community? I have 6 years of experience in Chamber of Commerce related projects which give back to the community, and actively participate in projects that enhances socio-economic advocacies. How long have you been volunteering for The Valley Economic Alliance? I have been volunteering for The Valley Economic […]

  • A Conversation With Natasha Madarian

    How long have you been volunteering in the community? I have been a community volunteer for over 9 years, individually working on various projects. How long have you been volunteering for The Valley Economic Alliance? I met Kenn Phillips of The Valley Economic Alliance (TVEA) in 2010, and became an active volunteer member one year […]

  • A Conversation With Kristine Tonoyan

    How long have you been volunteering in the community? I have been volunteering in the community for 5 years. How long have you been volunteering for The Valley Economic Alliance? I have been volunteering for The Valley Economic Alliance (TVEA) for 1 year. Tell us a little about yourself. My family emigrated from Armenia to […]

  • A Conversation With Christina Ketsoyan

    How long have you been volunteering in the community? I have been an active volunteer in the San Fernando Valley (SFV) community since 2003. How long have you been volunteering for The Valley Economic Alliance? I have been volunteering for The Valley Economic Alliance (TVEA) since 2013. Tell us a little about yourself. I am […]

  • A Conversation With Paula Bahamon

    How long have you been volunteering in the community? I have been volunteering in the community for 10 years. How long have you been volunteering for The Valley Economic Alliance? I have been volunteering for The Valley Economic Alliance (TVEA) for 2 years. Tell us a little about yourself. I am Vice President and Small […]

  • A Conversation With Diana Sanchez

    How long have you been volunteering in the community? I have been volunteering in the San Fernando Valley since I first moved out here in 2007, however I have always enjoyed volunteering for various organizations even as a child. My parents taught me the importance of giving back. How long have you been volunteering for […]

  • A Conversation With Daniel Blake

    How long have you been volunteering in the community? I moved to the Valley in 1971 as an Economics Professor at California State University, Northridge (CSUN), then at San Fernando Valley State College, and began volunteering 5 years later as Co-Director of CSUN’s Center for Economic Research and Education. We helped Valley teachers introduce economic […]

  • A Conversation With Cindy Keitel

    How long have you been volunteering in the community? I have been volunteering in the community for 23 years. How long have you been volunteering for The Valley Economic Alliance? I have been volunteering for The Valley Economic Alliance (TVEA) for 8 years. Tell us a little about yourself. My current position is working in […]

  • A Conversation With Ford Roosevelt

    How long have you been volunteering in the community? I have been involved in public school education in the Valley since 2001. How long have you been volunteering for The Valley Economic Alliance? Inspired by Bruce Ackerman, I have been involved with The Valley Economic Alliance (TVEA) since 2004. Tell us a little about yourself. […]

  • A Conversation With Carmen Bowen

    How long have you been volunteering in the community? I have been volunteering in the community since I relocated to California in 2005. How long have you been volunteering for The Valley Economic Alliance? I am celebrating 2 years as a member of The Valley Economic Alliance (TVEA). Tell us a little about yourself. For […]

  • A Conversation With Erika Endrijonas

    How long have you been volunteering in the community? I have served as the President of Los Angeles Valley College (LAVC) since August 1, 2014.  Before I even arrived, I was contacted by Dr. Deborah DiCesare, a long-time Dean at LAVC and active The Valley Economic Alliance (TVEA) member, to discuss the various opportunities I […]

  • A Conversation With Tamara Gurney

    How long have you been volunteering in the community? Born and raised in the San Fernando Valley, I’ve spent most of my professional career here and have been actively volunteering for over 30 years. How long have you been volunteering for The Valley Economic Alliance? I have been associated with The Valley Economic Alliance for […]