Board of Directors
Debora Wright, RTM Debora Wright is Founder and Chair of A Vision of Health. She has served in the breast health community for over thirty years. Debora began her career as a mammography technologist, quickly becoming a leader in the field. She has written extensively, made public appearances as a breast health expert, and taught mammography technique and radiation protection. more... 
Leslie Memsic, MD, Breast Surgeon, Board Chairman Leslie Memsic, MD, FACS, is an attending physician with offices in the Samuel Oschin Cancer Center and a member of the Saul and Joyce Brandman Breast Center – A Project of Women’s Guild at Cedars-Sinai. Her principal clinical interest is in breast cancer. She also has expertise in a variety of other cancers, including gastrointestinal, hepatobiliary, endocrine and soft tissue sarcoma.  more...
Carrie Becks, ARRT, Vice Chairman Carrie currently works for GE as their western region Breast cancer specialist. She is transitioning to the west coast DEXA Bone density specialist. She has over twenty years of regional and national sales leadership experience gained in the constantly changing field of health care, diagnostic imaging, and IT- based patient care solutions.  more... 
Louis Pugliese,M Ed., Educational Psychologist, Member Louis Pugliese is a lecturer in Educational Psychology at California State University Northridge, where he trains future teachers in the credential program. He is a National Board Certified teacher and has taught in Los Angeles for over 20 years. Louis has served on the board of Our Community Charter School and is a past Los Angeles city commissioner for Children Youth and their families. more...
Linda Cao, MBA, Treasurer Linda Cao, MBA – Linda has been helping Silver Oak clients with comprehensive financial planning and investment management since joining the firm in 2005. In her role as wealth manager, Linda works closely with each client to develop a customized financial plan centered on their heart’s core values. Linda consults on wealth protection, enhancement and transfer issues and implements an investment portfolio that reflects each client’s unique risk profile and financial needs. more... 
Gregory Eckel, MD, Radiologist, Member Dr. Gregory Eckel, one of Southern California’s leading breast radiologists, is an Associate at the Women’s Breast Center in Santa Monica, California. Dr. Eckel joined the faculty of the University of California, Los Angeles (UCLA) in 2004, and currently serves as an Associate Clinical Professor of Radiology at the University. . A fellowship trained expert in breast imaging and Chief of Breast Intervention, he runs the Breast Diagnostic Center at Harbor- UCLA Medical Center  more...
Rose Serulnic, MS, RT, CGC Rose Serulnic, Radiation Therapy Technologist, Member Rose has more than twenty years’ experience working in hospital administration and technology where she developed and implemented innovative programs and procedures. She also developed cost and time-saving methods for hospitals while specializing in women’s health and education. Rose gained valuable experience from participating in hospital marketing and administrative staff meetings pertaining to overall policy planning, long range and short term programs and position recruitment. more...
Kathleen Young, MPH, Ph.D – Health Science Professor, Member Dr. Kathleen J. Young is an associate professor in the Health Education and Masters of Public Health Program in the Department of Health Sciences at California State University, Northridge. Dr. Young serves as a Health Policy specialist in the Department of Health Sciences and is the coordinator of the COUGH-Northridge (Campuses Organized & United for Good Health), a campus-wide tobacco control policy assessment organization.  more...
Ling Wu, MS Ling Wu, Engineer, Member Ling Wu is the Manager of the Mechanical Analysis group at Northrop Grumman Corporation, Navigation Systems Division in Woodland Hills with 30 years of industry experience in structural and thermal analyses of electronic equipment. She has a B.S. degree from National Cheng Kung University in Taiwan,and a M.S. degree on Solid Mechanics from UCLA. She holds two patents on fiber optic velocity sensor design for sonar applications. more...
Rachel S. Beller, MS, RDN President and Founder, Beller Nutritional Institute, LLC A Registered Dietitian with a Masters degree in Nutritional Science, Rachel conducted extensive research in the role of nutrition in cancer prevention at Cedars-Sinai Medical Center and the John Wayne Cancer Institute. In order to translate clinical research into real-world results, Rachel founded the Beller Nutritional Institute (bellernutrition.com) in Beverly Hills. In addition to performing community outreach, she is the go-to nutrition expert for Hollywood celebs, their families, international clients, and people from all walks of life. more...
Jennifer Yi, PhD, M.P.H.  Jenny Yi is an Associate Professor of Public Health Promotion Department of Health and Human Development California State University, Northridge. She received her MPH from the School of Public Health at the University of Minnesota, Minneapolis. As well as her PhD from the School of Public Health at the University of Massachusetts, Amherst. From 1992 to the present date, she has received a total of $785,000.00 in funded research grants for many different organizations and causes including Breast Cancer Education for Chinese Women, among many others. She also has a great amount of experience reviewing grants. more...
Bita Ashtari, MPH , Member Bita Ashtari was raised in Tehran, Iran where she earned her Bachelors’ degree in enviornmental and Occupational Health from the School of Medical Sciences at Tehran University. She went on to serve as a health and safety specialist at Hakim Pharmaceutical Company in Tehran. In 2010, she received her Masters’ degree in Public Health Education with distinction from California State University, Northridge (CSUN).   more...
Lydia Grant, Commissioner - City of Los Angeles  
Advisory Board
Kemi Wallace, MD 
Ann Marie Hutcherson 
Caroline Donelan, Esq.
Yuri Parisky, MD 
Vicki Tashman, Founder, Pink-Link.org  .
Ron Sokolsky, Educational Consultant, Advisory Board 
Daniela Torchia, M.P.H., RD, ACE 
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Tali Geva, Genetic Counselor 
Shawn Kravich, Esq.
Xavier Ybarra, Filmmaker, Director  .
Terrence Gomes, MBA Terrence has been a Training Manager at Trilogy Financial Services for the past 9 years. Trilogy Financial Services, Inc. advises couples, families, individuals and businesses, guiding wealth with prudent planning and years of collective wisdom and experience. He has been the Chair of the Los Angeles Neighborhood Council Coalition (LANCC) for almost 4 years. more…
Mark Beller, MD, MBA