Board of Directors



Janet Clayton Strategic Advisor, Vectis DC; Board of Directors, CALmatters; SVP Corporate Communications (former), Edison International and Southern California Edison; Assistant Managing Editor/California Editor (former), Los Angeles Times


Steven Cobb Chair of Audit Committee, CFO, California Community Foundation; CFO (former), Milken Family Foundation; Board of Directors, Community Partners; Board of Directors, Community Foundation National Standards Board


Karlene W. Goller Corporate Secretary, Chair Policy & Program, Attorney, Lecturer, Media Law; University of California, Irvine School of Law; Vice President, Legal and Deputy General Counsel (former), Los Angeles Times Communications LLC


Lois G. Ingham Retired financial executive


Stephen C. Meier Vice President, Public and Government Affairs, and Corporate Secretary (former), The Times Mirror Company


Susan E. Reardon Chair, Contributions Committee; Director of Gift Planning Los Angeles Philharmonic


Roger W. Smith Chairman of the Board, Chair of Governance Committee, Managing Editor California Healthcare Foundation Center for Health Reporting, Annenberg School of Communication & Journalism, University of Southern California; National Editor (retired), Los Angeles Times;


Alison Sowden      


Howard Weinstein Senior Vice President & General Counsel, Maryland Live! Casino LLC; Vice President (former), Employee and Labor Relations, Tribune Co.


Mike Udovic  


Advisors to the Board of Directors
These former Directors advise the Foundation on occasion.



Durham J. Monsma Chief Executive Officer and Publisher (retired) Southern Connecticut Newspapers, Inc.


James R. Simpson Senior Vice President, Human Resources (retired) The Times Mirror Company


Pfaffinger Foundation was established and continues to operate as an independent non-profit corporation and has no formal ties with any other entity.