LIANNE GOLDSMITH

Lianne Goldsmith is an experienced nonprofit professional in the child welfare and family and foster care areas. She served as Program Director and Development Director for the Southern California Foster Family and Adoption Agency, (Extraordinary Families), responsible for a broad array of management and fundraising strategies. In addition, she served as Founder and Managing Director of The Possibility Project, Los Angeles (formerly City at Peace), a nonprofit organization that uses performing arts to empower and build confidence in at-risk teens

"I have had the honor of working together with and for young adults for over 16 years and I believe that all children have the right to succeed and thrive in every aspect of their lives. I hope to continue in this field of work for many years and I look forward to learning more from these dynamic and inspiring  young adults."