WNC Board Members

Board Members

David Uebersax

Titles: 
President
Budget & Finance Committee Chair
Public Works & Transportation Committee Chair
LAANC Representative
Term Ends: 
2023
Required Training: 

Code of Conduct Certification:
12/13/2016

Ethics Expiration:
7/5/2019

Funding Certification:
7/6/2013

JJ Popowich

Titles: 
Vice President
Planning and Land Use Committee Chair
Rules, Elections and Bylaws Chair
Term Ends: 
2023
Stakeholder Type: 
Resident
Profession: 
Customer Service Manager
Required Training: 

Code of Conduct Certification:
9/8/2016

Ethics Expiration:
4/10/2020

Funding Certification:
6/26/2013

Background: 
A Winnetka resident for 11 years, JJ has over 15 years of management experience in Customer Service, currently working as the Division Manager of Member Services for the LA County Employees Retirement Association. JJ is a member of the Winnetka Neighborhood Watch, a Red Cross Disaster Services volunteer, a member of Councilmember Zine's P.O.S.S.E, a member of the Winnetka Chamber of Commerce, a former Battalion Coordinator for the LAFD Community Emergency Response Team, and a former Executive Board member of the Valley Alliance of Neighborhood Councils.
Goals: 
My goal is to improve Winnetka by taking an active role in the community and the city. "I truly believe that if we can get the community to come to us and bring their problems to us, we can work with them and the City to make a difference. Only through community involvement will we be able to keep our community a safe, prosperous, and fun place to live".

Lisa Reeber

Titles: 
Secretary
At Large Board Member
Term Ends: 
2023
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Samantha Ludwig

Titles: 
Treasurer
Public Safety Chair
At Large Board Member
Term Ends: 
2021
Required Training: 

Code of Conduct Certification:
6/19/2018

Ethics Expiration:
7/16/2020

Funding Certification:
6/25/2018

Erick Lace

Titles: 
Parliamentarian
Youth Advocacy Committee Chair
Term Ends: 
2023
Stakeholder Type: 
Home Owner
Profession: 
Employment recruiter for a human resources recruiting firm
Required Training: 

Code of Conduct Certification:
6/29/2017

Ethics Expiration:
6/29/2019

Funding Certification:
3/21/2016

Background: 
One of the founders of the Winnetka Neighborhood Council. Involved in community organizations, including the Winnetka Chamber of Commerce, and local and civic groups along with being a member of the governing council of 3 public schools including an elementary, middle, and high school.
Goals: 
My goal for the Winnetka Neighborhood Council is to advocate for our community to local, county, and state political and other organizations and to those appropriate officials such as for policing and public works, to use its budget to assist with community public needs such as for traffic relief, and to advocate for and to assist community youth programs primarily through schools such as for library books and through park and recreation centers such as for sponsoring safe Halloween parties.

Gregory Coley

Titles: 
Assistant Treasurer
At Large Board Member
Term Ends: 
2023
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Jill Kline

Titles: 
Board Member
Term Ends: 
2021
Required Training: 

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Steven Fuhrman

Titles: 
At Large Board Member
Term Ends: 
2021
Stakeholder Type: 
Resident Home Owner
Profession: 
IT Professional
Required Training: 

Code of Conduct Certification:
9/8/2016

Ethics Expiration:
2/9/2020

Funding Certification:
2/19/2014

Background: 
Resident of the San Fernando Valley since 2002 and Winnetka since 2011. My previous career was in Urban Planning covering approximately 10 years of experience working in four different Municipalities.
Goals: 
To provide input and ideas that would improve the quality of life for those of us who live in and work within Winnetka and the surrounding areas by using my knowledge to help influence and maintain continuity within the community. Additionally, to work on improving blighted areas that require community revitalization and help to implement traffic calming measures and advocate addressing infrastructure issues related to sidewalks, streets and storm drains. Areas that I have focused on as a homeowner already and intend to increase involvement with are graffiti removal, tree trimming and educating people regarding e-waste & bulky trash item pickup.

Judith Giglio

Titles: 
At Large Board Member
Term Ends: 
2023
Required Training: 

Code of Conduct Certification:
4/16/2018

Ethics Expiration:

Funding Certification:
4/16/2018

Victor Lerma

Titles: 
Assistant Secretary
Public Safety Vice Chair
Board Member
Term Ends: 
2021
Required Training: 

Code of Conduct Certification:
8/21/2018

Ethics Expiration:
4/22/2020

Funding Certification:
4/22/2018

Vacant

Titles: 
Board Member
Term Ends: 
2023
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Vacant

Titles: 
At Large Board Member
Term Ends: 
2021
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Franklin Solis

Titles: 
Valley Alliance of Neighborhood Councils Representative
Term Ends: 
2021
Required Training: 

Code of Conduct Certification:
9/7/2016

Ethics Expiration:
4/6/2020

Funding Certification:
9/7/2016

Ajantha Sriramya

Titles: 
At Large Board Member
Term Ends: 
2021
Required Training: 

Code of Conduct Certification:
1-10-17

Ethics Expiration:
10-13-18

Funding Certification:
9-12-17

Background: 
My name is Ajantha Sriramya. As an immigrant, I have successfully overcome numerous challenges while trying to make a new beginning in this country. These struggles have not only given me unique perspectives and practical experiences in problem solving they have strengthened my resolve to make a positive contribution to my community. In addition, I have been actively engaged in civic, charitable, and cultural activities and have acquired a variety of essential skills, such as team building, negotiation and conflict resolution, which I believe would be great assets should I be elected to serve on the Board of the Neighborhood Council.
Goals: 
As a homeowner, I feel very rooted in my neighborhood and will work very hard to improve the quality of life for the people of Winnetka.

Vacant

Titles: 
Youth Representative
Term Ends: 
2019
Profession: 
Student