MUSEUM OF HUMANITY
LOS ANGELES

 

The Museum of Humanity was founded by Karen & Byron Barnes as the Monument to Humanity Research & Learning Center. In 2008 the company received an advanced ruling that classified the organization as a public charity, a 501 (c) (3) non-profit California Corporation. In 2013 a ‘DBA’ the Museum of Humanity Los Angeles and MOHLA was announced. In 2015 The Monument to Humanity received a major private gift which allows the next level of development to proceed.

 
 

Board /Officers

KAREN TYLER BARNES
Founder/ CEO / Director
Executive Producer

 

 

BRIAN A. KITE AIA, 
Director / Board Chair
Architect

JOHN   FLEISHMAN, 
Director / Vice President
Documentary Center

JAY FOSTER
Treasurer
CPA

 

GUNNAR KEEL,
Director / Executive V.P.
Research Center Director

HOLMES STONER
Director/ Vice President
International Cultural Center

JAMES MAHONEY II
Vice President / Secretary
Legal Counsel

2016 Board of Advisors           

 

Mitzi Ash Blahd - Fundraiser Nuclear Research Institute / Activist

Tahdi Blackstone - Cultural Center Advisor

Allan Jay Friedman - Composer/Writer/Producer

Edward James Olmos - Actor/Director / Activist

Bill Wood - Board Member, USC School of Social Work

Adolfo V. Nodel - Former Pres. L.A. Cultural Affairs Committee

Robert Berman - Business Advisor/Gallery Owner

Wayne Blank - Owner Bergamot Station/Crafted LA @ POLA

Hal Conklin - Former V.P. National League of Cities

Gary Peterson - Environmental Consultant (Greening of the White House)

Catherine Tobler - Former Chair British/American Business Council