Board & Members at Large

Board Members

Warren R. Wimmer
President

Energy and Banking Analyst, Wimmer Associates, LLC
Warren has supported the Alliance for Housing and Healing for over 25 years. He is a principal and Co-Founder of Wimmer Associates, an investment counsel located in Pasadena, California where he specializes in the energy and banking sectors. Warren has been married to his wife Kathy for 26 years. They have two sons and live in Pasadena.

Woody Sides
Vice President

Vice President, Envision Rx
Woody has served on the board of directors for since 1995. A sales executive with over 25 years’ experience in managed health care, he is currently Vice President of National Accounts with EnvisionRx, a national pharmacy benefit management company. A graduate of Florida State University, Woody has enjoyed living in Belmont Shore/Long Beach since 1991 and is also a long-standing board member of Leadership Long Beach and serves on Equality California's Equality Council.

Denis Cagna
Recording Secretary

Executive Director, Advisory Services, Ernst & Young LLP
Denis has been on the board for four years. He is an Executive Director at Ernst & Young in their Consulting practice. He has twenty-five years of experience in process transformation, large-scale project management, and financial management. He has also lived in Japan, China, and Egypt where he managed the development of computer applications for private and public organizations. Denis has a BA in Accounting from Indiana University and an MS in Management from the Massachusetts Institute of Technology. He and his husband Carlos Medina live in Los Feliz. Denis is an avid bicyclist and amateur Southern California historian.

Emilio Campos, CPA, MBA
Treasurer

E. Campos Consulting
Emilio has been involved with Alliance for Housing and Healing for several years as Treasurer. He is currently serving as the Cal State LA Alumni Board of Director’s Treasurer and was formerly a BOD member. He provides Tax Planning and Management Consulting Services using client specific analogies and examples utilizing his experiences as a CPA and MBA from Graziadio School of Business and Management. He has been CFO for several organizations in the non-profit and furniture import areas. He completed his undergraduate work at Cal State LA. He lives in Alhambra with his wife of 31 years, Angelica. He has two children in their mid-twenties and he enjoys training and competing in triathlons and races.

Members at Large

Beth Bishop
Member at Large

Owner, The Phoenix Effect
Beth has been on the board for two years. She is an elite personal trainer and the owner of the Phoenix Effect, a group fitness studio located in the heart of the Melrose district. Beth believes business should be used to empower others and to give back. As the head coach of the Phoenix Effect Spartan Race team, which was named one of the top workouts in America by Men's Journal, Beth and the team have raised over $100,000 for Alliance. She is an Ironman triathlete, former Fulbright Scholar, and holds her BA in Political Science and German Studies from Tufts University. Beth loves to spend her free time with her dog Aggi and wife Kristin and compete in CrossFit competitions.

Rodney Collins, M.D.
Member at Large

Psychiatrist, MRH Medical Group
Dr. Collins joined the board in early 2017. He is a Board-Certified Addiction Medicine/Psychiatrist . He attended Howard University-College of Medicine in Washington, DC and finished his medical training at UCLA/Olive View Medical Center in Sylmar, California. He has found a passion helping those people infected and affected by HIV and AIDS . He has been a Psychiatric consultant for AIDS Healthcare Foundation (AHF), Oasis clinic at King/Drew Medical Center and AltaMed, Daniel Lara Clinic since 2000. In these clinical settings he has assisted thousands of patients and family members of those living with HIV. In his spare time, Dr. Collins enjoys skiing, snowboarding, travelling, theater, cards games, dominoes, yoga, concerts and dining out with friends.

Mark Honzel, M.D.
Member at Large

Physician and Owner, MRH Medical Group; Medical Director, Miracles Acute Inpatient Detox of Brotman Hospital; Partner and Affiliate Physician, Klean Treatment Center
Dr. Honzel has been on the board for four years. Dr Honzel has been practicing Addiction Medicine and HIV Medicine for the past 23 years and is currently the addictionologist for 3 centers in the Los Angeles. He also has a busy office practice in Addiction Medicine, HIV Medicine, and Pain Management in Beverly Hills, CA. Having previously served on the boards of the West Hollywood Drug and Alcohol Recovery Center and the Peggy Albrecht Friendly House, Dr Honzel is now proud to serve on the board and as co- Medical Adviser for the Alliance for Housing and Healing.

Michael E. Kraut, Esq.
Member at Large

Managing Attorney, Kraut Law Group
Michael attended a Best in Drag show a decade ago. Impressed with Alliance for Housing and Healing and their work, Michael became a sponsor for the show in 2012. He became a board member in 2015. Michael opened his criminal defense law firm, Kraut Law Group, in 2008 after spending over 14 years as a Deputy District Attorney in Los Angeles. Michael graduated from Cornell University and attended Case Western Reserve School of Law and completed his legal studies at Harvard Law School. Michael and his husband Dan live in Los Angeles and welcomed twin boys in 2013.

Jennifer L. Mora, Esq.
Member at Large

Shareholder, Littler Mendelson P.C.
Jennifer joined the board earlier this year. She is a Shareholder at Littler Mendelson, P.C., the nation’s largest management-side labor and employment law firm. Jennifer is recognized as a national expert on background screening issues and has been advising management on labor and employment law matters her entire career.

Linda Nolton
Member at Large

Director, Citrus Valley Health Partners
Linda has been on the board for over 4 years. Prior to her service with Alliance, she was on the board of the AIDS Service Center for 6 years including Board President. She is currently the Physician Services and HIE Director at Citrus Valley Health partners and is responsible for development and implementation of the Citrus Valley Health Information Exchange (CHIE) system. Linda has worked in the hospital and outpatient settings for the last 11 years.

Brian Schield, Esq.
Member at Large

Partner, Jackson Lewis P.C.
Brian has been on the board since 2009. He is a Principal in the Los Angeles office of Jackson Lewis P.C. He has more than 25 years of experience in business-related immigration matters where he works with clients ranging from large international companies and organizations to individuals and families. His immigration work has involved executives, managers, financial personnel, students, research scientists, engineers and other technical and professional occupations, doctors, medical and legal personnel and their families. Brian lives in Los Feliz with his husband Bryan Hollingshead.