Board of Directors

Jim Romo, Chairman
Partner at Atkinson, Andelson, Loya, Ruud & Romo

Gary Kovacic, President/CEO
Partner, Sullivan Workman & Dee

David Lee, Vice President
Business Owner

Alan Whitman, CFO
Managing Director, Morgan Stanley

Vicky Stiles, Secretary
Community Volunteer

Fenton Eng, President, Board of Education
Arcadia Unified School District

Sara Ho, Cultural Ambassador

Christine Lee, Business Owner

Jamie Lee, Arcadia Chinese Association

Stephen Soldo, Cardiologist, Methodist Hospital

Richard Tauer, Education Consultant

David Vannasdall, Superintendent

Alice Wang, Business Owner, Vians LLC

Gary Yamada, Real Estate Appraiser

Jennifer Yang, Educator



The Arcadia Performing Arts Foundation is a non-profit 501(c)(3) fundraising organization for the Arcadia Performing Arts Center and arts education in the Arcadia Unified School District. The Arcadia Performing Arts Center is the premiere arts and entertainment campus venue in the Pasadena and San Gabriel Valley region. It is a cultural destination and youth talent incubator that makes great art accessible to all.