Pete White
Executive Director
Building Power

Our Incredible Staff

The mission of the Los Angeles Community Action Network (LA CAN) is to help people dealing with poverty create & discover opportunities, while serving as a vehicle to ensure we have voice, power & opinion in the decisions that are directly affecting us.


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Our Staff

Hamid Khan
Stop LAPD Spying Coalition
Anastasia Cusack-Mercedez
Gender Justice Organizer
General Dogon
Human Rights Organizer
Pete White
Executive Director
Steve Diaz
Deputy Director
Monique Noel
Development and Women’s Rights
Todd Cunningham
Food & Wellness Organizer
Elliot Katz
Maritza Cruz
Housing Organizer
Jacky Rodarte
Housing Organizer
Amerald Wheatley-Johnson
Natosha Smith
DWAC & Housing Organizer
Housing Organizer
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