The Eli and Edythe Broad Foundation steadfastly stewards our groundbreaking institutions in education, science and the arts, while elevating organizations, initiatives and leaders that boldly address the challenges of our time and expand opportunity for Los Angeles’ historically marginalized communities.



We envision a world where everyone can shape and participate in a sustainable, equitable economy that serves the public good and builds a brighter future. We see our community as a place of opportunity where all Angelenos, inclusive of their backgrounds, have pathways and tools to grow and thrive.


  • Unyielding commitment to the public good
  • Bold thinking
  • Collective action
  • Integrity
  • Diversity, equity, inclusion and justice
  • Continuous learning

Our Founders

  • Eli Broad
  • Edythe L. Broad

Our Team

The Broad Foundation is supported by Family Office Financial Services and Family Office Investment Services

The Eli and Edythe Broad Foundation

  • Isabel Acosta, Vice President, Programs
  • Tim Carter, Director of Communications
  • Porsha Cropper, Senior Program Officer
  • Erin Grimes, Director, Grant Operations
  • Suzy Jack, Chief Strategy Officer
  • Erica Lim, Senior Program Officer
  • Gerun Riley, President

Family Office Financial Services

  • Micaela Alvarez, Senior Payroll and Benefits Specialist
  • Naji Assaf, Director of IT
  • Julie Baker, Chief Executive Officer
  • Chaka Booker, Chief People Officer
  • Madison Contardi, People and Culture Associate
  • Franco Gallardo, Senior Executive Assistant
  • Lindsey Gregory, IT System Administrator
  • Anna Hoffman, Special Projects Manager
  • Peggy Hsieh, Vice President, Finance and Accounting
  • Elizabeth Luna, Human Resources Manager
  • Wes Maedo, Director, Business Management
  • Colleen Mun, Senior Accountant and Grants Administrator
  • Ako Pizer, Senior Accountant
  • Joane Ra, Accounting and Family Office Associate

Family Office Investment Services

  • Ashley Dennig, Director of Investments
  • Amanda Hay, Investment Operations Associate
  • K.C. Krieger, Chief Investment Officer
  • Ravi Saini, Director of Investments


  • Edythe L. Broad
  • Suzanne Nora Johnson
    Former Vice Chairman, The Goldman Sachs Group, Inc.
  • Gerun Riley
    President, The Eli and Edythe Broad Foundation
  • Jay S. Wintrob
    Chief Executive Officer, Oaktree Capital Group, LLC