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Board of Trustees​

​The board of trustees of MOCA are self-elected representatives of the public interest, and fiduciaries of the institution's resources. Their primary role is to encourage the realization of the museum's goal to present a quality program in contemporary art and culture.


Maria Seferian, Chair

Carolyn Powers, President
Eugenio Lopez, Vice Chair
Lillian P. Lovelace, Vice Chair
Clifford J. Einstein, Chair Emeritus
Dallas Price - Van Breda, President Emeritus
Jeffrey Soros, President Emeritus

Wallis Annenberg
Carol Appel
John Baldessari
Mark Bradford
Yael Cohen Braun
Gabriel Brener
Adrian Cheng
Steven A. Cohen
Kathi B. Cypres
Ariel Emanuel
Marina Kellen French
The Honorable Eric Garcetti*
Susan Gersh
Shari Glazer
Laurence Graff
Mark Grotjahn
Lilly Tartikoff Karatz
Barbara Kruger
Wonmi Kwon
Maurice Marciano
Mary Klaus Martin
Edward J. Minskoff
Simon Mordant AM
Peter Morton
Catherine Opie
Sean Parker
Heather Podesta
Chara Schreyer
Terri Smooke
Julia Stoschek
Sutton Stracke
Christopher Walker
Council President Herb J. Wesson Jr.*
Orna Amir Wolens

Life Trustees

Eli Broad, Founding Chairman
Maria Arena Bell
Betye Monell Burton
Blake Byrne
Lenore S. Greenberg
Audrey Irmas
David G. Johnson
Frederick M. Nicholas
Thomas E. Unterman