Board of Regents

Rod Gilbert, Chair
Susan Lundeen-Smuck, Vice Chair
Ted Jensen, Secretary

Linda Baumhefner

LSB Executive Consulting
Pleasant Hill, Calif.

Glen Becerra

Council Member
Simi Valley City Council
Simi Valley, Calif.

Rev. Jim Bessey ‘66

Pastor (retired)
Holy Trinity Evangelical Lutheran Church
Thousand Oaks, Calif.

Wallace Brohaugh

Financial Planner
Ameriprise Financial
Paso Robles, 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

Vice President (retired)
Women's and Children's Mental Health and Rehabilitation, Cedars-Sinai
Los Angeles, Calif.

Breanne Gibson '12

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

Rod Gilbert

TOLD Corp.
Camarillo, Calif.

Rev. Mark Hanson

Distinguished Fellow
Augsburg College
Minneapolis, Minn.

Tim Hengst '72, M.A.

Faculty Chair
California Lutheran University

Thousand Oaks, Calif.

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.

Ted Jensen

Flight Test Engineer (retired)
Hughes Aircraft
Culver City, Calif.

Chris Kimball, Ph.D.

California Lutheran University

Thousand Oaks, Calif.

William Krantz

Former Principal
Boston Partners Asset Management
Los Angeles, Calif.

John Larisey '10

Vice President, E&S Property

Axis Capital
Moorpark, Calif.

Judy Larsen, Ph.D.

Vice President Worldwide Research Operations
Dataquest (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
Kythera Biopharmaceuticals, Inc.
Calabasas, Calif.

Malcolm McNeil

Arent Fox
Los Angeles, Calif.

Carrie Nebens

Equis Staffing
Thousand Oaks, Calif.

Sasan Nikoomanesh, MBA '99

Financial Advisor
Merrill Lynch
Encino, Calif.

Kären Olson '83

President and CEO
Main Tape Co.
Cranbury, N.J.

Jim Overton

Principal Product Consultant
Oracle Corp.
Los Angeles, Calif.

Dennis Robbins '86

Attorney and Owner
Midas Auto Service Franchisee
Scottsdale, Ariz.

Ally Ruggles '15

Associated Students of California Lutheran University
Thousand Oaks, Calif.

Mark Stegemoeller

Latham & Watkins LLP
Los Angeles, Calif.

Deborah Sweeney

Calabasas, Calif.

Jim Swenson

Founder, Swenson Family Foundation
President (retired)
Details Inc.
Dana Point, Calif.

Rev. Steve Talmage

Bishop and Chair, PLTS Advisory Board
Grand Canyon Synod

Evangelical Lutheran Church in America
Phoenix, Ariz.

George “Corky" Ullman ‘76

Ullman Brothers Land and Cattle Company
Santa Ynez, Calif.