Dean’s Arts Board

The Dean's Arts Board


The Dean’s Arts Board (DAB) fosters closer ties between the Claire Trevor School of the Arts (CTSA), its alumni, and the community. Members of the DAB are non-governing and serve in an advisory capacity to the Dean. The DAB consists of diverse individuals from various business, leadership, and community sectors, joining together to provide guidance and assistance in shaping and implementing the vision and goals for CTSA.

 

Board Members


Dean Tiffany Ana López

 

Executive Board Members

Matt Bailey
Community Supporter

Shazad Ghanbari, Ph.D.
Design Principal
AIA International | Westgroup Designs

Reza Jahangiri
Founder and C.E.O.
American Advisors Group

Tom Nielsen
President
The Nielsen Company
Emeritus UCI Foundation Trustee

Sheila Peterson
President
Beachside Books LLC
UCI Foundation Trustee

Cheryll Ruszat
Executive Director
Montessori Schools of Irvine
UCI Foundation Trustee

Richard Ruszat
President
Montessori Schools of Irvine
UCI Foundation Trustee

Ivan Williams
Executive Producer & Executive Vice President
Scenario Entertainment
Ex-officio UCI Foundation Trustee

 

Sustaining Board Members

Rachel Fine
Executive Director & C.E.O.
Wallis Annenberg Center for the Performing Arts

Susan Hori
Partner
Manatt, Phelps & Phillips, LLP

Mary Watson-Bruce, Ph.D.
Community Supporter

 

Ex-officio Board Members

Jerry Mandel
President
Irvine Barclay Theatre

Ellen Ruskin-Gillman
Associate of the Chancellor

Richard Stein
President & C.E.O.
Arts Orange County

 

Honorary Board Member

Joan Beall
Community Supporter

 

Contact Us


For questions about the Dean’s Arts Board or how to make a difference at the UCI Claire Trevor School of the Arts, please contact:

Sarah Strozza
Director of Development
(949) 824-0629
sstrozza@uci.edu

Anna Forman
Executive Assistant to the Dean
(949) 824-8792
abmuelle@uci.edu

Briana Watson
Associate Director of Development
(949) 824-8750
briana.watson@uci.edu

Nicole Ogurek
Development Coordinator
(949) 824-16139
nogurek@uci.edu

 

 

Claire Trevor Society

 

 

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