Alexandria House


2015-2016 Board Members 

Adrian Anderson - Inspirational speaker, philanthropist, member of the Recording Academy and beauty expert. 

Vivian Becerra - Admissions Manager at National University and Higher Education Advocate, Mount St, Mary's Unviersity Alum. 

Nancy Berlin - Former Director of the California Partnership and Project Coordinator of the Los Angeles Coalition to End Hunger & Homelessness. Currently Policy Director of California Association of Nonprofits (AH Founding Member). 

Lenore Navarro Dowling - Professor of English at Rio Hondo College in Whittier. She is a member of the Immaculate Heart Community (AH Founding Member).    

Caroline Fitzgerald - Licensed Hypnotherapist, leads support groups at Alexandria House. Caroline serves as President of the Board.

Kim Fay - Novelist and non-fiction author, AH Teen Program volunteer. 

Kelly Hill - Fashion Industry Stylist, Previous volunteer for AH Teen Program.

Erica Moore-Burton - Principal, Legal Executive Search, Round Hill Search, Founder of Outstanding Mother's Gathering (OMG). 

Ann Mulvihill - Homemaker, grandmother, volunteer. Hosts Introductory Tea Parties and Holiday Events for Alexandria House. 


Yanti Palleschi - Mother, former Immigration Attorney, Volunteer. 

Wilma Ramirez - Graduate of Mount St. Mary's College with a B.A. in Liberal Studies, currently teaches 1st grade in Cudahy. Prior to this position, Wilma was the  Coordinator of the After School Homework Assistance Program. She is the first recipient of Alexandria House’s “Achievement in Education” Award that was presented in August 2003.

Theresa Simpson, Financial Empowerment Coordinator, Alexandria House (Founding Member).  

Diane Sunderland - Community volunteer, National Council of Jewish Women. She currently serves as Treasurer of the Board.

Judy Vaughan - Executive Director, Alexandria House Founder 

Sunnie Yanez - Director of Permanent Housing & Supportive Services, Alexandria House (Associate Member).