Cheers West Edition


Kafi D. Blumenfield, the executive director at Discovery Cube Los Angeles, a science center for children, has been elected to the James Irvine Foundation board. The foundation’s mission is to expand opportunities for the people of California to participate in a vibrant, successful and inclusive society.

Blumenfield is an associate of the African-American Board Leadership Institute, which recruits, prepares and places African-Americans on a wide range of governing boards.

Compiled by Anne Artley.

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