24th Annual Restaurant Conference Advisory Board


Daryl Ansel
Director of Hospitality
Presidio Trust

Huntley Castner
Chief Financial Officer
Farmer Boys Restaurants

Damon Chandik
Managing Director, Head of Restaurant Investment Banking
Piper Sandler & Co

Kurt Cross
Managing Director
Morgan Stanley | Investment Banking Division

Liz DiTrapano
Senior Vice President

Al Ferrone
Senior Director
UCLA Dining Services Administration

David Goldstein
Vice President & COO
Sharky’s Woodfired Mexican Grill

Anna Graves
Conference Chair, Co-Leader

Restaurant Food & Beverage Industry Group; Partner
Pillsbury Winthrop Shaw Pittman, LLP

Sarah Grover
Sarah Grover, Inc.

Rod Guinn
Managing Director
FocalPoint Partners, LLC

Justine Hunter
Partner, National Practice Leader, Restaurants

Moss Adams, LLP

Lisa Jennings
Executive Editor, Restaurant Hospitality; Senior Editor,
Nation’s Restaurant News

Fred LeFranc
CEO & Chaos Strategist
Results Thru Strategy

Michael Patrick
Client Executive & Private Equity Practice Leader

Marsh McLennan Agency (MMA)

Lauralynn Rogers
Executive Director, Internal Audit

Dine Brands Global Inc.

Teresa Siriani-Sarinsky
Blissfully Giving Back



UCLA Extension Business, Management, and Legal Programs Staff

Roger Torneden
Business, Management, and Legal Department Director

Jose Oseguera
Conference Director

Stephanie Nakai
Marketing Manager

Enrique Aragon
Program Manager

Shane Henderson
Assistant to the Program Director

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