Join EPIP LA for its first Lunch with a Leader of 2022! Miguel Santana, President & C.E.O. of Weingart Foundation, will join us for an intimate and informal conversation to discuss leadership, his career path, and the philanthropic sector.
Miguel was appointed President & C.E.O. of the Weingart Foundation in 2021. Previously, he served as President and C.E.O. of Fairplex and was the City Administrative Officer for the City of Los Angeles, where he oversaw the City’s $9 billion budget and designed the City’s first comprehensive homeless strategy, resulting in a $1.2 billion voter-approved housing bond and a doubling of the City’s general fund investment on programs to end homelessness. Prior to joining the City, Miguel served as one of five Deputy Chief Executive Officers for Los Angeles County, overseeing all social service programs supporting children, families, veterans and persons experiencing homelessness.He engages in numerous civic efforts to create a more equitable Southern California region, including serving as Chair of the Committee for Greater L.A. He also serves on numerous nonprofit boards, including the Whittier College Board of Trustees.