Board of Regents

  • Susan Lundeen-Smuck, Chair
  • Deborah Sweeney, Vice Chair
  • Bill Camarillo, Secretary
Linda Baumhefner


LSB Executive Consulting
Pleasant Hill, Calif.
Rev. Jim Bessey '66

 Chair, Convocation

California Lutheran University
Thousand Oaks, Calif.
Ann Boynton '83

 Director of Payer Strategies and Values Based Contract Management

UC Davis Medical Center
Sacramento, Calif.
Wallace Brohaugh

 Financial Planner (retired)

Ameriprise Financial
Paso Robles, Calif.
Genessis Palacios '15, MBA '20


Graduate and Professionals Student Council Chair, California Lutheran University
Thousand Oaks, Calif.
Bill Camarillo


Camarillo, Calif.
Sue Chadwick

 Senior Vice President (retired)

Santa Barbara Bank and Trust
Oxnard, Calif.
Dennis Erickson, Ph.D.

 Physicist (retired)

Los Alamos National Laboratory
Los Alamos, N.M.
Randall Foster

 Healthcare Administrator (retired)

Los Angeles County Department of Health Services
Carson, Calif.
Rod Gilbert H'16


TOLD Corporation
Camarillo, Ca
Rev. Mark Hanson

 Presiding Bishop Emeritus

Augsburg College
Minneapolis, Minn.
Rev. Mark Holmerud


Sierra Pacific Synod, Evangelical Lutheran Church in America
Sacramento, Calif.
Jon Irwin

 Head of Global Business Development

Amazon Instant Video
Thousand Oaks, Calif.
Chris Kimball, Ph.D.


California Lutheran University
Thousand Oaks, Calif.
Judy Larsen, Ph.D.

 Vice President Worldwide Research Operations (retired)

Palo Alto, Calif.
Jill Lederer


Greater Conejo Valley Chamber of Commerce
Westlake Village, Calif.
Rick Lemmo

 Senior Vice President, Community Relations

Caruso Affiliated
Los Angeles, Calif.
Susan Lundeen-Smuck '88

 Vice President, Human Resources (retired)

Kythera Biopharmaceuticals, Inc.
Westlake Village, Calif.
Malcolm McNeil


Arent Fox
Los Angeles, Calif.
Rev. David Nagler, M.Div. '93

 Pastor, Chair of the PLTS Advisory Board

Christ Lutheran Church
San Diego, Calif.
Rev. Frank Nausin '70, M.Div. '74

 Pastor (retired)

Holy Trinity Lutheran Church
Thousand Oaks, Calif.
Carrie Nebens


Equis Staffing
Calabasas, Calif.
Kären Olson '83


Windsor, Conn.
Jim Overton

 Vice President

Frederickson Enterprises
Westlake Village, Calif.
Debra Papageorge '12

 Managing Director Trust, Central Coast

Union Bank
Santa Barbara, Calif.
Dennis Robbins '86

 Attorney and Owner

Midas Auto Service Franchisee
Scottsdale, Ariz.
Candice (Cerro '09) Aragon

 Chair, Alumni Board of Directors

California Lutheran University
Thousand Oaks, Calif.
Michael Soules


Thousand Oaks, Calif.
Mark Stegemoeller

 Partner (retired)

Latham & Watkins LLP
Los Angeles, Calif.
Deborah Sweeney


Calabasas, Calif.
Allison Wee, Ph.D.

 Chair of the Faculty

California Lutheran University
Thousand Oaks, Calif.
Russell Young '71

 Senior Vice President and Chief Financial Officer (retired)

Lyondell Chemical Company
Bainbridge Island,  Wash.