Board of Directors
Dr. Michael Leininger
Maureen Siegel Sprowels
Maureen Siegel Sprowles is Secretary of the Board and has been a member since 2002. She has lived in La Canada Flintridge for over 25 years and is a long time participant in the Community Center’s Ceramics Program. Maureen is a Phi Beta Kappa, Magna Cum Laude graduate of UCLA and the UCLA School of Law. She recently retired as a Senior Assistant Los Angeles City Attorney and now serves on La Canada’s Public Safety Commission.
Dr. Karmen Parks
Stephen Del Guercio
Carl grew up in Indiana where he received a degree in Aeronautical Engineering from Purdue. He earned a Master’s degree from Caltech followed by a tour with the Air Force and a Ph.D. from Cornell. A long career in spacecraft navigation at JPL followed including a year with NASA in Washington. Carl and his wife Irene have called La Canada their home since 1977. He has been active in Kiwanis for the past 23 years and was president in 2008 and 2009.
Deb Jordan serves as a board member after having been the Executive Director of the Community Center from 2012 – 2014. As a nonprofit executive Deb has been the Executive Director of Asia Society Southern California, USC Verdugo Hills Hospital Foundation, and is currently the Director of Community Relations for ARUP Blood Services in Utah. In 2014, she was named one of Business Life magazine’s Woman Achievers. She grew up in Glendale and attended Loyola Marymount University.
Pam joined our board at the end of 2019. She has been part of the HR team at Allen Lund Company for over 20 years, with more than half of that time as Director of Human Resources. She was active on the board for La Canada Flintridge Chamber of Commerce and Community Association from 2014 – 2019, serving on the executive board as VP Business Programs from 2017 – 2019.