Fire Family Foundation Board of Directors

Chair
Dixie Abramian
President/CEO Firefighters First Credit Union 

Vice-Chair
Harry Crusberg
Retired Firefighter

Secretary
Gerald Horwedel
Retired Firefighter

Treasurer
Marv Williams
Retired Firefighter

Board Member
Mike Barilla
Retired Firefighter

Board Member
Gregory Fish
Fire Chief Carpinteria-Summerland

Fire Family Foundation Council

Severyn Aszkenazy
Retired Firefighter and Owner, Aszkenazy Development

Tom Daly
Partner, Lewis, Roca, Rothgerber, Christie

Julie DeLucia
Owner, DeLucia Designs

Michael Dumas
Retired Firefighter and business owner

Cristian Foronda
Business Banking Specialist, Firefighters First Credit Union

Cindy Iwamoto
VP Controller, Firefighters First Credit Union

Aaron Straussner
Senior Partner, Straussner & Sherman

Michael Treger
Partner, Straussner & Sherman

Foundation Staff

Elizabeth Dever
Executive Director

Elizabeth is a seasoned leader of non-profits. Prior to joining the Fire Family Foundation, she worked as the House Director of the Pasadena Ronald McDonald House where she was responsible for administration, community outreach, fundraising, guest and family services. She also worked at Shriners Hospital for Children as the Director of Public Relations and Volunteers. Elizabeth earned a Bachelor of Arts from The George Washington University and a Master of Business Administration from University of Redlands.

She is a Pasadena Chamber of Commerce Board Member and is currently serving as the Chair of the Pasadena Executive Roundtable. She is a sustaining member of the Junior League of Pasadena. She lives with her husband and school aged children in South Pasadena, CA. In her free time she serves as a Girl Scout Leader, and she enjoys reading historical fiction and practicing Tai Chi.

Robyn Popp
Development Associate

Robyn earned her Bachelor of Arts in History at Reed College. Prior to the Fire Family Foundation, Robyn was the Development Coordinator, Development Assistant, and Editorial Assistant at Red Hen Press. In her spare time, Robyn enjoys reading, playing with her dogs, and going to museums.