Board of Directors

ICEF Public Schools Board of Directors


The Board of Directors for ICEF Public Schools has the legal and fiduciary oversight of the operating entity that employs nearly 400 people and educates more than 3,000 students annually. This responsibility includes all the requirements for a public entity, such as following the Brown Act for public meetings, formal board resolutions for state-required items, etc., as well as the important oversight of the CEO and senior management.


Members of the Board


David Moore is CEO and President of Interconnect Solutions Group, Inc., a manufacturer's representative group that is the exclusive agent in Southern California, for, Glenair, Inc. (a world leading supplier of interconnect products to the aerospace military and commercial markets). He has been a View Park Prep parent since 1999 and joined the ICEF board in 2003. Mr. Moore serves on the Deacon Board of West Angeles COGIC; is an active youth leader with Boy Scouts of America; and has served as a youth coach in several sports. Mr. Moore, his daughter, and several family members are graduates of Dartmouth College. He is proud to say that Dartmouth was the first Ivy League school to graduate an ICEF alum. Email David Moore


William B. Lucas is a Co-Founder and Principal at Cataumet Partners, a provider of long-term wealth management services to families and individuals.  A graduate of Princeton University and Dartmouth College, Mr. Lucas is skilled in mergers and acquisitions, legal and regulatory regulations, analysis and interpreting complicated numerical information, providing investment advice, tactics and preparing legal documents – a perfect fit for ICEF Public Schools. Email William Lucas


Tramell Johnson, a 12-year Air Force Veteran, is a graduate of Argosy University and the University of Southern California, Marshall School of Business. He recently served on the Department of Defense as an education and training manager at Los Angeles Air Force Base. He currently works as a consultant for Troops for Teachers. Email Tramell Johnson


Brandon A. Roberson has worked in the field of education since his graduation from the University of California, Irvine and Loyola Marymount University. An accomplished classical and jazz musician, Mr. Roberson has performed in African, jazz, and symphonic orchestras, then as Church Musician for Christ Centered A.R.M.E.D. Ministries.  He currently works as Director of the Learning Resource Center at Mount St. Mary's University. Email Brandon Roberson


In January 2021, Kenny Christmas, Chairman of the Board of Directors of ICEF Public Schools, was named General Counsel for MRC, a diversified global entertainment company with divisions including Television, Live & Alternative, Film, and Non-Fiction, as well as joint ventures in data and publishing. In the newly established role, Christmas oversees all corporate affairs for the leading independent entertainment company and its expansive partnerships and investments. Christmas works closely with the company’s business affairs teams across the content divisions and with the corporate team involved in mergers and acquisitions.

Mr. Christmas is an entertainment industry veteran with a long career spanning positions at well-known studios, production companies, and law firms. Christmas most recently served as Of Counsel at boutique entertainment law firm Del Shaw Moonves Tanaka Finkelstein & Lezcano. Previously he served as Executive Vice President, Business & Legal Affairs at MarVista Entertainment, a global independent studio that creates, acquires and distributes more than 60 movies a year. He also worked at Lionsgate Television as Vice President of Business & Legal Affairs in the company’s fast-growing television division. He held various other positions throughout his career including serving as a business and legal consultant at The Tyra Banks Company, outside legal counsel for A&E Networks, working with Vincent D’Onofrio in a production company, as General Counsel/Head of Business Affairs at Edmonds Entertainment and at Hansen, Jacobson, Teller, Hoberman, et. al, a leading talent firm in Beverly Hills. He started his career at O’Melveny & Meyers representing major studios, networks, production companies, entertainment lenders and bond companies in complex, cutting-edge transactions. A graduate of Yale Law School and Stanford University, the San Jose native has two children and lives in Los Angeles.​​​​​​​ Email Kenneth Christmas


Angila Romious PhD is Director of Institutional Research and Effectiveness at Otis College of Art and Design. She is also a faculty member in the Sociology Department teaching Qualitative and Quantitative Research Methods at Mount Saint Mary’s University, Los Angeles. In addition to her years of experience in institutional research and faculty work, Dr. Romious consults as an external evaluator, conducting program and project evaluations for non-profit organizations and businesses. Dr. Romious has experience in higher education working with regional accreditation agencies, state and federal reporting, and internal analysis regarding student success and degree completion. She earned her M.A. and Ph.D. in Social Ecology from UC Irvine. Email Angila Romious


Dana Henry joined the Weingart Foundation as a Program Officer in 2020, focusing on the Foundation’s grantmaking and broader funding strategy in South Los Angeles.  She brings more than 20 years of experience working with and expanding opportunities for vulnerable children, youth, and families. Dana worked extensively with Communities In Schools, a national organization who is focused on helping children and their families access and navigate the maze of public and private services in school and community. More recently she served as a Regional lead developing and building capacity among CIS affiliates in the Western U.S. She also played a key role in implementing the organization’s diversity, equity, and inclusion initiative. Dana is a graduate of UCLA, as well as the Los Angeles African American Women’s Public Policy Institute, a non-profit organization that provides intensive leadership development to women, with the goal of increasing their participation in government and the public policy process.  Email Dana Henry


Dr. Brandon A. Roberson is a scholar and a professional in the field of education.   After his graduation from the University of California, Irvine, Dr. Roberson used his skills as a classical and jazz musician to establish a school music program in South Los Angeles.  He later devoted his career to support college access and completion in both non-profit and collegiate environments.  His contributions to higher education are marked by his doctoral studies on the impact of community college honors programs on minoritized students, resulting in an earned doctorate from the University of Southern California.  Dr. Roberson currently uses his skills as an educator and leader to support the ongoing learning and development for over 700 managers globally at Riot Games.  Email Brandon Roberson