Leadership Council

The purpose of the Orange County Regional Leadership Council is to foster interest among its members and the community to support the work of Special Olympics Orange County. The Council does this specifically by promoting public awareness and philanthropic support of the organization.


Steve Bolton, Council Chair
Alan Martin, Council Vice Chair
Marilyn Skinner, Secretary

Committee Chairs

Sue Adams, Chair, Community Engagement
David Gorin, Chair, Community Speakers
Joe McKnight, Chair, The Heart of a Champion - Special Olympics on Parade
Harold Rudnick, Chair, Strategic Planning
Marilyn Skinner, Chair, Global Messenger/Gavel Club


Harry Adler
Don Barnes
Kelly Bennett
Jeanne Dennis
Mike Hallinan
Richard Hardy
Jerry Hime
Nouha Hreish
Charlene Immell
Kelly Johnson
Susan Katzen
James Knight
Rick Mielke
Judy Montgomery
Julie Nerney
Jeff Snow
Paul Sorrell
Nancy Swanson
Lee Trigonis
Joan Waldron
Kevin Winters
Ramin Zolfagari, MD