Action Team

LA CAN’s Action Team (staff, Board of Directors, and organizing interns) is primarily comprised of leaders who have emerged from our membership base.  LA CAN values its diverse leadership team which reflects and represents our communities and constituency, and also includes a variety of skills and expertise.

Eric Ares, Community Organizer and Communications Coordinator

Deborah Burton, Community Organizer

Becky Dennison, Co-Director

Steve Diaz, Community Organizer

General Dogon, Community Organizer

Gerardo Gomez, Board Member

Alan Green, Board Member

Alma Horvath, Board Member

Hamid Khan, Stop LAPD Spying Coalition Coordinator

Thelmy Perez, LA Human Right to Housing Collective Coordinator

Christine Petit, Board Member

James Porter, Board Member

Barbara Schultz, Board Member

Karl Scott, Community Organizer and Board Member

Jas Wade, Organizer

Wesley Walker, Board Member

Pete White, Founder and Co-Director