"It is an honor to be named chair of the Board, and particularly at a time of such unprecedented need," said Nahas. "United Way of Greater Los Angeles has taken on the fight against poverty so everyone can have access to housing and healthcare, ensure that all students graduate high school and the workforce is empowered through job training and financial education. Given the current economic crisis, I look forward to working with the board, local business leaders and our community to continue to improve the lives of those who are less fortunate across L.A. County."
Nahas and her husband, Richard Nahas, live in Toluca Lake, CA.
Based in Los Angeles, Korn/Ferry is a premier global provider of talent management solutions, with offices in nearly 40 countries around the world. In addition to managing operations for the Firm's Southern California region, Nahas is also a core member of its CEO and Board Services Practice, leveraging her three decades of executive search experience to recruit presidents, CEOs and board members for clients ranging from multinationals to start-ups across a wide variety of industries.
Nahas joins an impressive group of Los Angeles business leaders who have previously served as corporate board chairs including Charles D. Miller, former chairman and CEO of Avery Dennison Corporation, Liam McGee, President of Bank of America Consumer, and Small Business Bank, and John T. Cardis, former Managing Partner, Los Angeles for Deloitte & Touche USA LLP.
United Way of Greater Los Angeles' corporate board of directors currently includes 40 members who represent diverse community leadership from corporate, civic and nonprofit orga
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