About Us

Formed in 2007 to connect businesses through corporate citizenship, LA Community Leaders provides a forum for public-private partnership, communication, peer learning, collaboration, networking, and delivering better results from the philanthropic, volunteer and social impact programs of member companies.   

Our network has grown to include more than 200 local, state and national CSR professionals in the Greater LA region.  In addition to connecting businesses, LA Community Leaders provides an avenue for nonprofits to share information about key initiatives.  It is also promoting collective action on key quality of life issues impacting the region.

If you are driving community engagement or social impact initiatives for businesses and would like to join LA Community Leaders, please send an email to  

There is no fee to be a member of this group.


Fred Abdelnour
Director, Community & Government Affairs 
Enterprise Holdings

Deidre Lind
President & CEO
Pfaffinger Foundation

Jennifer Lynch
Vice President
Corporate Social Responsibility
Paramount Studios

David Porges

Corporate Relations
Cal Poly, Pomona