Kathleen Armstrong was Assistant General Counsel at Rockwell Corporation. After attending the ground-breaking ceremony of Hoag Hospital Irvine in 2010, she became the first Chair of the Hoag Irvine Advisory Committee. She was instrumental in building the committee and continues to be an ambassador for Hoag Hospital Irvine. She joined the Hoag Hospital Board of Directors in 2013 and now she serves as the HHF Board Chair. Kathie was the first executive director for Quiksilver Foundation and has served as a board member of the Humanitarian Fund for the Surf Industry Manufacturers Association. She lives with her husband and their three children in Irvine, California.
Richard H. Taketa (Rick) currently works with public and private high-growth companies, with a focus on tech-enabled service businesses. Most recently, he stepped down in late 2018 from the senior operating role at York Risk Services, Inc., where he was the President and CEO. Prior to York, Rick was a co-founder of a private equity group named Eventide Capital, a corporate securities lawyer with DLA Piper, and spent four years in Washington, D.C. working with public policy. Rick was named Ernst & Young’s Entrepreneur of the year in 2017 and has been a recurring guest lecturer at the Stanford Graduate School of Business.
Jeremy M. Jones, is the Chairman of On Assignment, Inc., a publicly traded professional staffing firm, where he has served as a director since May 1995. From 1987 to 1995, Mr. Jones was Chief Executive Officer and Chairman of the Board of Homedco Group, Inc., a home healthcare services company, which became publicly traded in 1991. Homedco merged into Apria Healthcare Group, Inc. in 1995 and from 1995 through January 1998, Mr. Jones was Chief Executive Officer and Chairman of the Board of Apria Healthcare Group, Inc., which also provides home healthcare services. Mr. Jones has served as Chairman of the Board of Byram Healthcare Centers and was Chairman of LifeCare Solutions.
Debbie Margolis is active in many charities, locally and nationally. Her many roles at Jewish Federation & Family Services, Orange County, California, include past chair of the board, president of Women’s Philanthropy and she currently serves as chair of Planning and Funding. Debbie received the Woman of the Year award from Women’s Philanthropy in Orange County in 2015 and the Kipnis-Wilson/Friedland Award at the International Lion of Judah Conference in New Orleans in 2010. At the national level, Debbie is on the National Women’s Philanthropy Board of Jewish Federations of North America (JFNA)and leads the alumna portfolio. She is on the JFNA TECH team and assists other Federations in the western region.
Debbie is the president of the Orange County chapter board of the Crohn’s and Colitis Foundation of America (CCFA). She was instrumental in creating and developing CCFA’s presence in Orange County. Members of Temple Bat Yahm (TBY) in Newport Beach, Debbie has held several positions on the TBY board, and was TBY's Woman of the Year in 2004. She currently chairs the Education Strategic Planning committee and the Distinguished Speaker Series committee.
Flynn Andrizzi came to Hoag in 2010 from the University of Iowa Foundation where he served as the Senior Vice President and Chief Development Officer.Read More +
Flynn Andrizzi came to Hoag in 2010 from the University of Iowa Foundation where he served as the Senior Vice President and Chief Development Officer. A 20-plus year veteran in fundraising with an extensive background in managing highly successful university foundations, Flynn is implementing fundraising best practices to move the Hoag Hospital Foundation to the next level.