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I am a historic core resident and work in South Park. I bring a passion for the community that Ilive in as well of an understanding of the needs of my neighbors. I have worked in downtownsince 2002 and had the distinct pleasure of serving on the Grand Ave. partnership as arepresentative of the Cathedral our Lady of the Angels and seeing the city transform aroundme over the last ten years. Maintaining the history, art, and beauty of downtown Los Angeleswhile the city burgeons is my key desire.Donald KronosBorn near Canada in the Upper Peninsula of Michigan, and having since traveledthroughout North American, Central American, and South America, actor and activistDonald Kronos, is a true adventurer who has known many lifestyles and manyhardships and has spent years advocating for a better life for all. His wish is thatnone should suffer and he strongly believes that such a world is possible, notthrough faith alone but through a concerted effort to work with each other in anattempt to better understand each other’s views, needs, desires, and values. Hefeels that an education system best serves the public when it best serves eachindividual student and he recognizes that this can not be accomplished by treatingstudents like cattle but rather by acknowledging their individual humanity andfostering their ability to connect with each other on every level.Simon HaSimon Ha is an architect practicing and raising a family in DTLA. His profession,community involvement, and residency in DTLA give him a unique qualification tounderstand the needs of our community and envision the future for DTLA.As anarchitect, he has designed large scale mixed-use projects in South Park, Broadwayarea, and Historic Core, which gives him knowledge indowntown planning anddevelopments.He currently serves on the DLANC Board and Co-Chairs the Planning and Land UseCommittee. As a parent with a daughter going to kindergarten in 2013, he has teamed up withother DT parents to bring a quality elementary school option inDowntown. If successful, Metro Charter Elementary School will be open fall of 2013. Arts,Cultural,andEducationInterestsDirector (Resident)Term: 2years1ElectedStakeholder who is at least 16 years of age andresides within the DLANC boundaries with proof of interests from organizations but not limited tononprofit educational institutions, museums,cultural institutions and organizations,preservation societies and organizations,faithbased organizations, and nonprofitentertainment venues.Stakeholders whoare at least 16 yearsof age with arts,cultural, andeducationalinterests within theDLANC boundaries.
Joe Moller As Executive Director of the Art Walk I have hands on experience for the past 2 yearsdealing with many of the issues in Downtown LA. I am a proactive, solution orientatedcommunity member who wants to see Downtown succeed! Area-WideBusinessStakeholder who is at least 16 years of age with Stakeholders whoare at least 16 yearsof age with