(from left to right) Kim McCleary, President, Town Hall Los Angeles; Dr. Keith L. Black, Chairman and Professor, Dept. of Neurosurgery, Cedars-Sinai Medical Center; Susan Galeas, Presdient and CEO, Alzheimer's Association, California Southland Chapter; Carl E. Dickerson, Chairman of the Board, Dickerson Employee Benefits
The Hon. John A. Pérez, Speaker of the California State Assemly, spoke to Town Hall Los Angeles on Wednesday, Octoer 9, 2013. Speaker Pérez surprised members and attendees when he announced his bid for California State Controller in 2014. His speech, "California: A Gloal Contender," focused on California's progress since its fiscal crisis in 2008 and on future opportunities as well as the need for a continued strong economic strategy.