Organization Leadership

To honor and respect PADRES’ life-saving mission is to count on the unconditional love, compassion, and dedication to human service through their visionary leadership. To this end, PADRES is proud to introduce you to the leaders who lend their time, talent and efforts to serve as National Spokesperson, Board of Directors, Executive Committee and the Advisory Council Members.

Advisory Board
Luis Faura
President & COO, C & F Foods, Inc.

Lenny Sage
Partner, Mercedes Benz of Valencia

Estela Mora
Manager, La Ley 

Marianne Romano
Vice President, USTV Nickelodeon Communications

Honorary Advisors

Hon. Xavier Becerra
U.S. House of Representatives

Hon. Lucille Roybal-Allard
U.S. House of Representatives

Hon. Adam Schiff
U.S. House of Representatives

Hon. Gilbert A. Cedillo
Los Angeles City Council

Hon. Jose L. Huizar
Los Angeles City Council 

Hon. Anthony Rendon
CA Assembly

Executive Officers
Armando Azarloza

Vice President
Rita Cruz Gallegos

Board Treasurer
Enrique Garcia

Medical Advisory Committee
Jacqueline Casillas, MD, MSHS
UCLA Medical Center, Mattel’s Children’s Hospital

Yolee Casagrande, RN, ONC
USC University Hospital

Pauline Hunt, RN
LAC + USC Women’s and
Children’s Hospital