Jerry Brown | President

I was born and raised in Cincinnati, and attended Medical School there after graduating from Harvard. In 1963 my wife and I moved to Los Angeles to complete my medical training at UCLA/VA, and we have lived here since then, except for the 2 years of my military service, one of them in Vietnam. Professionally,…

Lisa Chapman | President

Lisa is a Nebraska native who has lived in Los Angeles for 36 years. She has lived in Westwood and has been on staff at UCLA for 33 years. She began her career as a staff nurse, then went on to do GI bleeding research, Management in Executive Health, and currently is the Practice Manager…

Laura Winikow | Treasurer & Educational Community Director

Laura Winikow grew up in Los Angeles and attended public schools, including Westwood’s own Emerson Middle School and University High and graduated from UCLA with a BA in Communication Studies. She went on to obtain her JD from Hastings College of the Law (yet another public school) and practiced law for 12 years before retiring…

Roozbeh Farahanipour | Zoning Chair

On July 8, 1998, Farahanipour, along with his nationalist peers, organized the Marze Por Gohar resistance movement ”(Iranians for a secular Republic), a political organization vying for a secular Iran. As many of the members were writers, they also formed “The National Society of Journalists,” to combat suppression of the press in Iran. Farahanipour held…

Mark Rogo | Business Group Director

I have spent all of my adult life living in Westwood, beginning in 1978 when we bought our first home on Lindbrook Drive. My wife of thirty-four years, Lynn Mirisch Rogo, feels as connected as I do with our community and our friends here. I’m a member of the Westwood NC on Seat 14 –…

Connie Boukidis | Chair of the Land Use and Planning Committee

I am a lifelong resident of Westwood.  I serve as Co-Vice-President and Land Use Chair of Comstock Hills Homeowners Association. I attended Fairburn, Emerson, and Uni. As a Fairburn mother, I served as co-PTA President, Booster Club Board Member, Parent Representative on Site and Leadership Councils and Auction Chair. I have a B.A. in Psychology…

Angus Beverly | Parking and Transportation Chair

I am currently an law student student at UCLA. I have lived in the Los Angeles area for most of my life. I have worked with UCLA’s student government, where I try to make all of UCLA, from students to faculty, more-involved in the Westwood community. I have immense passions for bringing new and innovative…

Sandy Brown | Vice President, and WRAC Rep

Sandy Brown – A Westwood resident since 1971, I am President of the Holmby Westwood Property Owners Association which represents 1,100 single family homes adjacent to UCLA.  I have served on numerous Westwood boards:  Pres., Warner Ave. School PTA, Westwood Park Expansion Advisory Board, West LA Little League, and as founding Board member of the Westwood-Holmby…

Scott Whittle | Owner Residential Group Director

Scott Whittle is a native Angeleno and long-time Westwoodian. For the past 25 years, he and his wife have lived in Westwood Hills, where they own a home on Cashmere Street. Scott grew up on Lindbrook Ave. a few blocks from Westwood Village. A graduate of Pomona College and Christ’s College, Cambridge University, Scott is…

Mitchell Keiter | Faith Based Community Director

I have lived in Westwood for 25 years, since attending UCLA Law School. I’m running for the Faith-based seat and would be proud to represent Westwood’s diverse faith communities on the Neighborhood Council. I’m a member of the Westwood Village Synagogue, where my wife, a UCLA Ph.D. candidate, is the incoming President. Westwood is a…