BOMA/GLA Staff Directory


The staff of BOMA/GLA are dedicated to serving our members with the highest quality products and services. We work collectively to deliver value to members. Call or email any member of the team listed below for questions or assistance.

bomagla president michele ware

Michele Ware


  • Association Operations
  • Board of Directors
  • Community/Civic Relations
  • Strategic Alliances
  • Industry Relations
Direct: 213-629-2662 ext. 106

bomagla director of programs and administration tonya burns

Tonya Burns

Director of Programs and Administration

  • Finance
  • Administration
  • Community Outreach/Programs
  • Marketing and Communications
Direct: 213-629-2662 ext. 103

bomagla director of business development and member realtions desmond brown

Desmond Brown

Director of Business Development and Member Relations

  • New Membership
  • Business Development
  • Sponsorship and Advertising
  • Annual Partners
Direct: 213-629-2662 ext. 102

bomagla director of education and events latrice lawson

Latrice Lawson

Director of Education and Events

  • Seminars, Webinars and Workshops
  • Signature Events
  • Speaking Opportunities
  • Meeting and Event Planning
Direct: 213-629-2662 ext. 107

bomagla director of government and public affairs aaron taxy

Aaron Taxy

Director of Government and Public Affairs

  • Government Affairs
  • Political Action Committee
  • Policy Committees
  • Regional Councils
Direct: 213-629-2662 ext. 104

bomagla senior advisor martha cox nitikman

Martha Cox-Nitikman, MPA, JD

Senior Advisor, Long Beach and South Bay

  • Public Policy Advisor
  • Membership Outreach
  • Member Engagement (Long Beach and South Bay Regions)
Direct: 213-629-2662 ext. 108

bomagla member relations manager mark mina

Mark Mina

Member Relations Manager

  • Member Relations
  • Member Engagement
  • Database
  • Sponsorship Services
Direct: 213-629-2662 ext. 105

bomagla staff education and events manager briana meza

Briana Maberry

Education and Events Manager

  • Event Registration
  • Meeting and Event Planning
  • Certification Program
  • Designation Courses (RPA, FMA)
  • Emerging Leaders
Direct: 213-629-2662 ext. 101


Krystina Vazquez

Association Administrator

  • Accounts Payable and Receivables
  • Event Registration
  • Website Logins
  • General Information
Direct: 213-629-2662 ext. 111