Chamber Officials

Representing the general membership of the Hollywood Chamber of Commerce is a Board of Directors, which meets on a monthly basis (except in August and December). The Board consists of 36 elected directors plus 12 honorary directors. Twelve members of the Board of Directors serve on its Executive Committee, operating the business of the Chamber between monthly meetings. The Chamber has a professional staff, which carries out the program of work as directed by the Board of Directors.

Hollywood Chamber of Commerce Board of Directors and Officers 2015-2016


Chair of Board, Beth Marlis, Musicians Institute
Senior Vice Chair, Fariba Kalantari, DDS, Famous Hollywood Dental Care 
Vice Chair, Fabio Conti, Fabiolus Cucina
Vice Chair, Carole Sarian, The CrisCom Company 
Vice Chair, Gary Taglyan, Taglyan Cultural Complex
Secretary, Bill Roschen, Roschen Van Cleve Architects 
Treasurer, Jeff Zarrinnam, Hollywood Hotel
Immediate Past Chair, Karen Diehl, Diehl Communications


Sholeh Assil, U.S. Bank 
Paul Audley, FilmL.A., Inc. 
Arich Berghammer, Live Nation
Cindy Braun, Paley Center for Media 
Patty Brunton, j2Global, Inc. 
Alton Butler, Line 204, LLC
Heather Cochran, Television Academy
Donelle Dadigan, Hollywood Museum in the Max Factor Building
Susan Cabral-Ebert, Local 706 IATSE, Make-Up Artists & Hair Stylists
Brian Folb, Paramount Contractors & Developers 
John Gallogly, Theatre West
Dwayne Gathers, Gathers Strategies 
Michael Gargano, Argent Ventures, LLC
Catherine Farrell, Kaiser Permanente Los Angeles Medical Center 
Michael Gonzales, Gonzales Law Group John Goodwin, Author Services, Inc. 
Howard Green, Walt Disney Studios
Mike Harriel, Southern California Gas Company 
Kacy Keys, J.H. Snyder
Sharon Keyser, Paramount Pictures 
Melissa Logan, Amoeba Music 
John Lyons, Avalon Hollywood
Brandon Mason, Avison Young 
Nicole Mihalka, JLL 
Mitchell Nedick, The CW Network
Stan Savage, A.F. Gilmore Co.
Maureen Schultz, Capitol Records 
Thomas See, Universal Studios Hollywood
David Simon, Kilroy Realty Corp. 
Marty Shelton, NAI Capital Commercial Real Estate, Inc.
Michelle Sobrino, Variety 
Doug Troy, Trailer Park


Leron Gubler, President & CEO
Kaylee Kiecker, Executive Vice President
Ana Martinez, Vice President of Media Relations / Producer, Hollywood Walk Of Fame
Nicole Shahenian, Vice President of Governmental Affairs
Marlene Panoyan, Director of Communications/Social Media
J.J. Connaughton, Director of Membership Sales
Madeline Mongelli, Membership Sales Manager
Vivian Kish, Executive Assistant
Kristine Chong, Marketing Coordinator
Monique Barbell, Membership Services Coordinator
Garen Bostanian, Public Policy Coordinator


Hollywood Chamber of Commerce
Mail to: 7018 Hollywood Boulevard
Hollywood, CA 90028
Main: 323-469-8311
Fax: 323-469-2805

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