HRC Board Chair

John Maceri is the Chief Executive Officer of The People Concern, a leading provider of, and advocate for, evidence based solutions to the multi-faceted challenges inherent in homelessness and domestic violence. The organization was formed in 2016 in a merger of two trusted social service organizations, OPCC and Lamp Community. With more than fifty-six years of collective work in the community, The People Concern is one of the largest agencies of its kind in Los Angeles County. With compassion and profound respect for those it serves, the organization provides a comprehensive and fully integrated system of care, including housing, mental health care, primary medical care and domestic violence services. The agency has an annual operating budget of $44 million, employees a staff of 500, has an active volunteer corps of 700 and serves over 6,000 individuals and families a year.

In addition to John’s work with the Santa Monica Bay Area Human Relations Council where he currently serves as Board Chair, John also serves on the board of NoHo Home Alliance, a small non-profit serving homeless individuals and immigrants in the North Hollywood area of the San Fernando Valley. He previously served on the board of the Business Alliance of Los Angeles (formerly the Valley Business Alliance) as a member, Vice President and two-term President. He is a Past Chair of the Westside Shelter and Hunger Coalition, and also served as a member of the Board of the Santa Monica Chamber of Commerce. John is also a past Vice President of the Board of North Valley Caring Services, a nonprofit that provides services to low- income children and families in the northeast San Fernando Valley, and is a former member of the governing board of the Children Affected by AIDS Foundation, a national funder of agencies providing services to children and their families infected and affected by HIV & AIDS.

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