Our 2019 Board of Directors is comprised of members from the Garden Grove City Council,

local business community, and community leaders.

Executive Committee


Ric Lerma, iClean Commercial Cleaning Services, Inc.



Pamela Scherer, Union Bank


Efrain Davalos, California Fuels and Lubricants

Board Members

Jeremy Harris
Senior Vice President
Long Beach Area Chamber of Commerce

Tom DaRe
Police Chief
Garden Grove Police Department

Farid Kalantar
General Manager
Anaheim Marriott Suites

Steve Jones
City of Garden Grove

Mark McGee
Operations Manager
Republic Services

Stephanie Klopfenstein
Mayor Pro Tem
City of Garden Grove

Richard Porras
Assistant Vice President

David Nadelman
General Manager
Hyatt Regecy Orange County

Alternates at Large

Jesse Cho
Chief Marketing Officer
CPGI Real Estate Services

Andrew Halberstadt
Community Leader

Christy Linh Le
Senior Field Representative
Office of Senator Tom Umberg