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Board of Trustees

The Foundation is governed by a thirteen-member Board of Trustees, appointed by the Governor, Speaker of the Assembly, and Senate Committee on Rules, and the Medical Board of California. The Director of the Office of Statewide Health Planning and Development and the Chair of the Healthcare Workforce Policy Commission serve as ex-officio members.

  • Scott Sillers, President
    Oakland, CA
  • Cynthia J. Cotharn
    Playa Vista, CA
  • Sonia Teresita Delen
    San Francisco, CA
  • Cinthia Flores
    Los Angeles, CA
  • William C. Hendry
    Los Angeles, CA
  • Nikan Khatibi, DO, MBA, MD
    Laguna Niguel, CA
  • Kara Ralston
    Camarillo, CA
  • David E. Ryu
    Los Angeles, CA
  • Janet Widmann
    Lafayette, CA
  • Mary Helen Ybarra
    Corona, CA

Ex-Officio Members

  • Robert P. David
    Sacramento, CA
  • Katherine Townsend, Ed.D., MSN
    Downey, CA

Council of Advisors

  • Jimmy H. Hara, M.D., F.A.A.P.
    Los Angeles, CA
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Page last revised: February 29, 2016 9:05 AM