Robert Ri'chard is a Los Angeles native and Emmy Award winning actor. Robert has served as Board Member on the LAPD Police Activities League (PAL) and presenter for Boys & Girls Club of America, along with other community enrichment programs for decades. An advocate for good health and the academic advancement of youth, he passionately supports children's education worldwide and has received many honors from his dedicated charity work. He studied Civil Engineering at Johns Hopkins University while maintaining a professional entertainment career.
Michael S. Cabrera is a creative business professional who was the sole proprietor of a criminal defense and immigration law firm for over twenty years, before opening a second law office in Ocean Springs, Mississippi devoted to Immigration law in 2012. Desiring to diversity and expand, he dove into the fitness world, and created One80 Fitness, with two thriving locations in Mississippi. Despite residing presently in Ocean Springs, Mississippi, Michael attended college at University of Southern California, receiving a Bachelor of Arts degree, before attending law school at Southwestern Law School, and receiving his Juris Doctorate. Being a native Los Angelenos, the health and education of the children of Los Angeles, remains an issue of importance for this entrepreneur.
Anthony Lamar is an adept problem solver, who has leant his expertise to various small, independent enterprises, most recently acting as an operations liaison, utilizing targeted marketing, branding, and his personal affiliations to optimize productivity. As of late, Anthony has desired to expand his personal business model to encompass not only small businesses, but individual branding on all fronts as a lifestyle concierge. That said, he is no stranger to philanthropy, and was honored and to serve as a member of the Dare to Dream board and as the Publicity and Donations Chair. Having matriculated at the Prestigious Claremont McKenna, receiving a Bachelor of Arts degree in Psychology, Anthony finds education very close to his heart.
Jessica Boyd is a professional model living and working in the Los Angeles area. After relocating to LA in 2008, her career flourished walking countless runways during L.A. Fashion Week and working for prestigious beauty companies such as Ole Henriksen and Murad. In 2009, Jessica was honored to walk as Miss Los Angeles in the 2010 Miss California USA pageant. In addition to her modeling career, she has a strong passion for paying it forward. Jessica believes that by fostering the faith that children need to believe in their dreams and creating a strong ingenuity in themselves, that these goals will become easily attainable. Jessica believes that her work with Dare to Dream LA can aid children in the creation of their dreams.
Anjelika Chavez is an innovative marketing professional specializing in design marketing strategies and operational capacities. As a member of Dare to Dream LA since its inception, Anjelika also serves as the non-profit's Secretary. Additionally, she volunteers with her employer, NBBJ's community outreach and sustainability efforts to support city wide revitalization in Los Angeles, specifically in the public education sector. Anjelika received her Bachelors of Arts (BA) in Business Administration with a concentration in Organizational Management at the University of Texas, El Paso. She also hopes to pursue her Masters of Communications Management at USC in the near future.
Kristen Hart is a young and innovative entrepreneur, who began her successful career as an attorney at only 25 years of age. In just two years, she became a full equity partner in Cabrera & Hart, LLP, a boutique criminal defense & immigration firm. As of late, Kristen has expanded her portfolio and ventured into the restaurant industry, forming KMH Enterprises. In 2014 Kristen stepped out as a philanthropist and founded Dare to Dream LA. Kristen attended the University of California, Santa Barbara, and received her Bachelors of Arts degree in Psychology from CSU Sacramento, in just three years. Thereafter, she attended Whittier Law School, graduating with her Juris Doctorate, as well as with a Certificate in Intellectual Property and Criminal Law.
Dare to Dream Team