Board of Trustees

Perry H. Rod - Las Vegas, NV

Writer and public speaker; Professional Securities Investor and Fund Manager; B.A. from Georgetown University in Philosophy.

Sunita Bali-Williams - San Francisco, CA

Attorney at Perkins Cole LLP; J.D. from the University of Southern California Law School; B.A. in Psychology & Sociology from Occidental College.

Veronica Avila - Toluca Lake, CA

Certified translator working with local and federal law enforcement; licensed therapist and chiropractor’s assistant; B.A. from California State University Fullerton in Linguistics.

Hector Garcia - Los Angeles, CA

Associate Professor at California State University, Long Beach; Master's degree and doctoral candidate at California State University, Long Beach; B.A. in psychology and sociology at The University of California, Los Angeles; B.A. in mathematics from The University of California, Irvine.

Sade Olajide - Los Angeles, CA

Keller Graduate School of Management (Devry)--Release Management & QA. With over 13 years of experience in the field focusing on QA testing of web, mobile and client based server applications, Sade provides valuable insights to The Paradise Project's information technology initiatives.


Pete Chema - New York, NY

Legal Advisor, The Paradise Project; General Counsel at Euro Pacific Capital; J.D. from St. John's University School of Law; B.A. in Political Science from Yale University.

Charles Beebe - Los Angeles, CA

Program Director, The Paradise Project; Patented Inventor; B.A. from San Jose State University in Environmental Design and Development (Special Major); 4 year Undergraduate in Architecture at California Polytechnic, San Luis Obispo.