Chamber Officials

Representing the general membership of the Hollywood Chamber of Commerce is a Board of Directors, which meets on a monthly basis (except in August and December). The Board consists of 36 elected directors plus 12 honorary directors. Twelve members of the Board of Directors serve on its Executive Committee, operating the business of the Chamber between monthly meetings. The Chamber has a professional staff, which carries out the program of work as directed by the Board of Directors.

Hollywood Chamber of Commerce Board of Directors and Officers 2015-2016


Chair of the Board
Dr. Fariba Kalantari, Famous Hollywood Dental Care

Senior Vice Chair
Jeff Zarrinnam, Hollywood Hotel

Vice Chair
Fabio Conti, Fabiolus Cucina

Vice Chair
Bill Roschen, Roschen Van Cleve Architects

Vice Chair
Carole Sarian, The CrisCom Company

Donelle Dadigan, Hollywood Museum/Max Factor Bldg.

Nicole Mihalka, JLL

Imm. Past Chair
Beth Marlis, Musicians Institute


Homer Alba, Hollywood Forever Cemetery
Sholeh Assil, U.S. Bank
Paul Audley, FilmL.A., Inc.
Cindy Braun, Paley Center for Media
Patty Brunton, j2Global, Inc.
Alton Butler, Line 204, LLC
Susan Cabral-Ebert, Local 706 IATSE Make-Up Artists & Hair Stylists
Vin Di Bona, FishBowl Worldwide Media
Catherine Farrell, Kaiser Permanente Los Angeles Medical Center Group
John Gallogly, Theatre West
Michael Gargano, Argent Ventures, LLC
Tari Garza, Universal Studios
Dwayne Gathers, Gathers Strategies
Michael Gonzales, Gonzales Law Group
John Goodwin, Author Services • Howard Green, Walt Disney Studios
Mike Harriel, Southern California Gas Company
Sharon Keyser, Paramount Pictures
Melissa Logan, Amoeba Music
John Lyons, Avalon Hollywood
Brandon Mason, Avison Young
Francis Park, Park & Velayos LLP
Stan Savage, A.F. Gilmore Co.
David Simon, Kilroy Realty Corp.
Michelle Sobrino, Variety
Gary Taglyan, Taglyan Cultural Complex
Doug Troy, Trailer Park


Leron Gubler, President & CEO
Kaylee Kiecker, Executive Vice President
Ana Martinez, Vice President of Media Relations / Producer, Hollywood Walk Of Fame
Nicole Shahenian, Vice President of Governmental Affairs
Marlene Panoyan, Director of Communications/Social Media
J.J. Connaughton, Director of Membership Sales
Vivian Kish, Executive Assistant
Kristine Chong, Marketing Coordinator
Kyle Lim, Membership Services Coordinator


Hollywood Chamber of Commerce
Mail to: 6255 Sunset Blvd, Ste 150
Hollywood, CA 90028
Main: 323-469-8311
Fax: 323-469-2805

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