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Governor Regional Communities Southern California

Over 100 passionate supporters make up the Governor community in southern California. Together, they give generously, advocate for Opportunity International within their personal and professional networks, and meet together to learn and inspire one another.

To become a part of this dynamic community of leaders and advocates, simply click the button on the right. Your gift of $5,000 or more will give entrepreneurs the resources they need to lift themselves and their families out of poverty, and will enter you into this group of active supporters.

Below is a list of Governors in the southern California area. To connect with this Governor community, contact us here. Or, join the conversation on Facebook.

Community Leader

Nancy Hughes, Temecula


Deborah Barber and James Hopkins, Westlake Village

George Barna, Ventura

Jim Bergman, Laguna Beach

Henry Bowis and Maureen Doherty, Santa Barbara

Philip and Susan Branson, La Quinta

Lindsay and Jeff Brehm, San Diego

Charlene Caldwell, San Diego

Thomas and Rachel Cantrell, Santa Barbara

Alain and Kathy Clenet, Santa Ynez

Elizabeth Collins, Los Angeles

Stephen Cooper, Newport Beach

Graeme and Diane Cox, Pasadena

Rod and Diane Dammeyer, La Jolla

Ted and Jackie DeGroot, Blue Jay

Robert and Barbara Edmonds, Newport Beach

David and Kathryn Flattum, Irvine

David and Clair Fung, Los Angeles

Michael and Heidi Gianni, San Diego

Rebekah Gladson and Paul Cooley, Corona del Mar

Gregg and Ginny Goodwin, La Canada

Mindy and David Grubbs, Laguna Beach

Bill and Mary Hall, San Clemente

Jim and Carol Hamilton, Laguna Beach

Teena Hostovich, La Canada

Bob and Elsie Huang, La Crescenta

Nancy and Gregg Hughes, Temecula

Dorothy Hwang, San Marino

James and Corrie Johnson, Santa Ana

Jean Johnson, Santa Barbara

Judy Jones-Cone, Rancho Santa Fe

Deyl and Paige Kearin, Santa Barbara

Joanne Kim, Northridge

Robert and Barbara Kleist, Newport Beach

James and Debra Koopmans, Santa Barbara

John Lim, Los Angeles

Ingrid and Mike McConnell, La Canada

John and Christine McKay, Santa Ana

Scott and Carolyn McOwen, San Clemente

Jack and Amy Middlebrooks, Fountain Valley

Matt and Cara Miller, San Diego

Richard and Angela Miller, Bakersfield

Bryan and Julie Min, San Diego

Tanya Monaghan, Manhattan Beach

Jane and Peter Nelson, Newport Beach

Ruth Pan, Pacific Palisades

Lisa and Jim Ruder, Escondido

Richard and Maryann Schall, Santa Barbara

Zachary and Leslie Schuler, Moorpark

Jerry and Lenor Skillett, Altadena

David and Kathie Speck, Glendora

Lynne Tahmisian, Santa Barbara

Larry L. Thomas, Loma Linda

Peter and Monique Thorrington, Palos Verdes Estates

Kimberley and Terry Watson, Los Angeles

Richard and Liz Wilson, Redlands

Michael and Cindy Winn, Laguna Beach


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