BOARD OF DIRECTORS
Our experienced team includes a tremendous cast of talent, experience, know-how and Open Hearts
FounderA multiple Emmy and Golden Globe winner, recipient of the Officer of the British Empire (OBE) in the year 2000. Jane’s Open Heart design symbolizes love that flows unconditionally.
Paula Murrell Dey
Board ChairPaula Dey has 20 years of Brand Management and Strategic Marketing experience. She is currently the Director of Marketing at ACF Investment Bank, working with her husband Thomas Dey, Chief Executive Officer and Founder. With offices in the UK and USA, ACF specializes in Mergers and Acquisitions in the Media and Entertainment Industry.
TreasurerArlene Inch is the Chairwoman of the Board of Transpak, a leading world-wide transportation company wholly owned by the Inch family. The company has operations in over 27 locations internationally with over 1,800 employees. As a philanthropist, Arlene sits on the National Council for the American Film Institute as well as the Boards of Bay Area Tumor Institute and San Francisco Opera Guild.
SecretaryJim Palmer is the owner of award-winning Malibu Vineyards in California. Jim has been growing wine grapes in Western Malibu since 1997.
Veronica ford wong
boardVeronica Ford Wong is adamant about the importance of making a difference and spreading happiness to children less fortunate. She and her family support numerous children’s charities in the United States, the United Kingdom and Malaysia. For 12 years, Veronica ran her own events company, Mystical Fairies, in Hampstead, London. The company catered to high-end events and she managed a large team of event planners and entertainers.
Julie Gallo Vander Wall
boardJulie Gallo Vander Wall is a shareholder in E. & J. Gallo Winery, and Chairwoman of the Board of Directors of G3 Enterprises, both family-owned companies. She has served on numerous nonprofit boards, and is actively involved with family and her community.
BoardRich is the President of R.N. Gold and Company, a management consulting firm working with money, domestic and foreign client companies. He also serves on several Boards of Directors.
EMERITUS BOARD MEMBERS
James has been a part of the film industry as an actor, director, writer, and producer for most of his life. His most recent success, "I’ll Be Me" (The Glen Campbell Story,) was nominated for an Academy Award.