John A. Nunes, PhD

Board of Regents

  • Ann Boynton, Chair
  • Bill Camarillo, Vice Chair
  • Ted Defrank, Secretary
Phyllis Anderson

 Former President of Pacific Lutheran Theological Seminary (ret)

Sonoma, CA
Linda Baumhefner


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

 Chair, Convocation

California Lutheran University
Thousand Oaks, CA
Andrew Binsley

 Vice President, Manufacturing and ALM Product Strategy

Westlake Village, CA
Mary E. Boyce

 Coach and Consultant

Claremont, CA
Ann Boynton '83

 Director of Payer Strategies and Values Based Contract Management

UC Davis Medical Center
Sacramento, CA
Bill Camarillo


Camarillo, CA
Ted DeFrank

 CEO and President

Active Motif
La Jolla, CA
Tracy M. Downs, '88, M.D.

 Chief of Diversity and Community Engagement

University of Virginia Health System
Charlottesville, VA
Gita Gupta

 General Partner

NextStep Ventures
Atherton, CA
Arnold Gutierrez, Ph.D.

 Chemist (retired), Fact Track CMC Consulting

San Jose, CA
Anne Hill

 Chief Human Resources Officer, Avery Dennison (retired)

Manhattan Beach, CA
Laureen Hill, '83, M.D.

 Group Senior Vice President and Chief Operating Officer

New York-Presbyterian
New York, NY
Bishop Deborah Hutterer

 Bishop, Grand Canyon Synod of the Evangelical Lutheran Church in America

Phoenix, AZ

Bishop Richard Jaech

 Bishop, Southwestern Washington Synod

Tacoma, WA
Susie Lundeen-Smuck

 Human Capital Executive

UNITY Biotechnology
Thousand Oaks, CA 

Malcolm McNeil


Arent Fox
Los Angeles, CA
Carrie Nebens


Equis Staffing
Calabasas, CA
Nkem Ogbechie

 Head of Operations, Strategic Planning, and Analytics

Thousand Oaks, CA
Michael Soules

 CEO, The Soules Group

Thousand Oaks, CA
Lamont Anthony Wells

 Advisor to the Board

Executive Director, Network of ELCA Colleges and Universities (NECU)
J.R. Woods

 Alumni Board Representative

Executive Level Brand Specialist
Thousand Oaks Jaguar Land Rover