Net Impact LA Leadership receive Special Recognition Awards

Honoring Net Impact LA Leaders through the Goody Awards’ Pay Good Forward Program

NetImpactLA_LogoThe Net Impact Los Angeles Chapter is honoring their core leadership team and Advisory Board who’ve volunteered their valuable time over the past year with special recognition awards through the Goody Awards’ Pay Good Forward Program.


Net Impact LA Board Meeting – July 2013

For their endless contributions 2013-2014, everyone from the Net Impact LA management team will receive a special Hero Goody Award tag and personal thank you message from the President.

These leaders have not only inspired good thru the Net Impact Los Angeles community as the local business chapter, they’ve partnered with local Net Impact college chapters, businesses and the corporate office in San Francisco (who manages 280+ chapters and 22,000+ members worldwide).


Hero Goody Necklaces tag global citizens making a difference

Hero Goody Necklaces tag global citizens making a difference


This Hero Goody Award  tag honors global citizens making a difference. Join us in a standing ovation for this fearless leadership team who built a solid foundation for future chapters, reviewed the business model  at length to make it sustainable and hosted 15+ events, including networking parties, workshops, and mixers.

And because this is a Pay Good Forward program, each leader will receive 2 Hero Goody Award tags so that they can also recognize someone doing good.



Hero Goody

Hero Goody Award recognizes global citizens making a difference.

Hero Goody Awards:

William Gorham, VP Communications

Kori JonesonEcoSocio Impact Project Lead

Stephen B Patton, Vice President, Finance & Website Developer

Brandon Smith, President

Robin Shank, Director, Event Planning

Stephanie Shapiro, VP, Impact Programming

Dana Weiss, VP, Professional & Leadership Development


Team Goody Award:

The Leadership Team and the Advisory Board Members are also receiving Special Recognition with a Team Goody Award:

Team Goody

Team Goody Award honors teams making a difference in their community.

Rod Anderson, Environmental Sustainability Advisor

L. DeKoven Ashley, EcoSocio Impact Advisor

Michael DeHart, EcoSocio Employment Advisor

Veronica Flores, Triple Notion

Jacquelyn Hunter, Impact Investing Advisor

Liz H Kelly, Sponsorship/Awards Advisor

Adrienne Luce, CSR Advisor

Lorena Palacios, Impact at Work Program Lead

Dirk Sampselle, Legal Formation Advisor

Michele Tannen, Media/PR Advisor

Richard Tom, The Maratom Group

Kwiri Yang, Partnership Development & External Affairs


Special Recognition


Gayle Northrop receives special recognition award from Net Impact Los Angeles

The Net Impact Los Angeles Chapter is also giving a special recognition Hero Goody Award to Gayle Northrop for advising the team over the past year.






Net Impact Los Angeles Chapter Events

Below are only a few highlights of the events hosted by this dynamic Net Impact LA team:

Net Impact LA Launch

Net Impact LA Launch Party with Social Change Business Presentations and Discussions


Launch Party at DIRTT

Networking with sustainability, corporate social responsibility, and social enterprise industry leaders.

During this event, Net Impact Los Angeles Board members led discussions on their businesses, including thrdPlace, BRevolution, SocEntLA, and MAYii.



Net Impact LA sponsored a special “Girl Rising” Screening and Panel at USC Annenberg


Girl Rising Screening at USC Annenberg 

Net Impact Los Angeles sponsored the Goody Awards special “Girl Rising” screening with USC Annenberg School of Communication and Journalism and Net Impact USC to support global education for girls.


Net Impact LA EcoSocio Workshop

Net Impact LA EcoSocio Workshop




StakeHolders Capital @ Satellite Flexible Workspace

Net Impact Los Angeles hosted a Work(shop) designed to help each participant identify areas of EcoSocio that could be applied to their business.




Net Impact LA Mixer

Net Impact LA Mixer


Net Impact So Cal Chapters Mixer at Wokano

This mixer brought together members from Net Impact Los Angeles with Pepperdine FEMBA and other SoCal Net Impact Student Chapter Members for group discussions.



Many thanks to these Net Impact LA leaders and Advisory Board for your tireless contributions over the past year. We look forward to seeing where all this chapter good goes next!

© Goody Awards 2014