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Los Al Leadership Circle

The Los Al Leadership Circle (LALC) consists of the distinguished, significant supporters of the Los Alamitos Education Foundation’s visionary work. Members of the LALC provide the critical donations that bring LAEF’s support of Los Al kids to the next level.


By joining the LALC, you:

• Give back to the community
• Support educational excellence for all students
• Leave a legacy of your support for local education and children
• Keep Los Al USD on the leading edge of achievement in the 4 A’s (academics, athletics, activities and the arts)
• Expand your network with like-minded professionals
• Enhance your recognition through involvement with exemplary education

Annual Personal Giving Levels – $1000, $2500, $5000, $10,000 and $25,000+


Donor Recognition Opportunities

• Donor wall outside the Los Al Unified School District board room
• Listed on this webpage – see below!
• Listed in LAEF’s annual newsletter
• Recognized at events

“Founding Members”

Anyone who joins the LALC at $1000+ in 2018 will be denoted in all coming years as a Founding Member – asterisk (*) in all donor recognition. (This requires an annual membership gift.) Founders will also receive a lapel pin.

Networking Opportunities

• Cocktails and early entry to the LAEF signature event & two event tickets (2/8/19)
• Spring donor appreciation event and LAEF update for two guests (late Spring – date TBD)
• Coffee with the Superintendent before the State of the District & two event tickets (Fall)

Please note that the LALC consists of personal, unrestricted donations. Business sponsorship support does not apply to LALC giving.
Click HERE to download the LALC Pledge Form for the many ways to give and support Los Al kids!
Questions? Contact Executive Director Carrie Logue at 562.799.4700 X-80424 or

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Click the “Donate” button to make your annual contribution or the pull-down menu and “Subscribe” button to donate monthly.

LALC Monthly Donation


Founding Members of the Los Al Leadership Circle

$10,000+ Level
Brian & Christine Leibl

$5,000 Level
Tony & Wendee Close

$2,500 Level
Matt Herrick
Geoffrey & Catherine King
Bob & Ruth Anne Kurkjian
Thomas & Deann Lent
Mike & Lorie Tannourji

$1,000 Level
Stephen & Kimberly Baldwin
Barbara Bannister
Dr. Jeffrey & Mari Barke
Jeffrey & Maki Blancq
Uli & Theresa Blankenstein
Dr. Sean & Krystin Braithwaite
Dan & Mica Brandt
Kim & Doug Carasso
Len & Meg Cutuli
The Elliott Family
Robert & Felicia Gonzalez
Kevin & Trista Guetig
Paul & Linda Gysen
Randy & Diana Hill
Trini & Maria Jimenez
Dr. Sherry Kropp
Eric & Misty Lenahan
Dave & Michelle Locke
Daniel & Carrie Logue
Hans & Lina Lumme
Will & Jeanna Mingram
Lorraine & Marco Navarro
Dr. Nancy Nien
Scott & Sheri Olson
John Osborn & Dr. Avani Patel
Justin Padilla
Mike & Lisa Pahl
Sean & Amy Payne
Andrew Pulver, Ed.D.
Steve & Laura Rath
Jason & Janelle Sagen
David & Jill Schulten
Michael & Jill Shafer
The Singhal Family
Caroline Song Lloyd
Richard & Tracy Sturm
Carolyn Theriault
Jon & Kirsten Theriault
The Vasconcellos Family