LA Regional Council

The LA Regional Council is made up of devoted alumni, parents, friends, and business leaders who volunteer their time to elevate Syracuse University’s presence in the greater Los Angeles region.

Please contact Jason Poles,, with any questions.

2019-2020 Members

Sean Carey ’89 WSM/NEW, parent, Council Co-Chair

Brian Frons G’78 NEW, parent, Council Co-Chair
Consultant, Frons Consulting LLC

Don Andres ’68 A&S
Strategic Consultant

Larry Barron ’87 WSM/NEW
Executive Producer

Jason Blumenthal ’90 NEW
Producer/Partner, SONY Corporation of America

Beth Cofsky ’85 ECS
iSchool Board of Advisors
Success Associate Director of Cloud Services, Inc.

Ray Freiwirth ’75 A&S/ECS

Jennifer Gaynor, parent and parent of an alum

George-Ann Hyams ’64 A&S

Logan Kriete G'13 NEW
President, Syracuse University Los Angeles Alumni Club
Manager of TV Development, Escape Artists

Carl Maida ’69 A&S
Professor, University of California, Los Angeles

Jordan Pynes ’98 A&S
President, Thomas Safran & Associates

Doug Robinson ’85 WSM/NEW
Newhouse Advisory Board
Principal, Doug Robinson Productions