Ralph Souffrant family
Ralph came to the state from Haiti with his mother in March 2005, leaving behind their family for more opportunities and a better life. His little sister is 4 and is the american dream- showing them what a fearless powerhouse looks like. They are a close knit family with overflowing amount of Haitian love. Growing up an immigrant with all his freckles was incredibly tough, but he feels lucky to have been embraced by this industry.
Jeff Yoki is a clothes designer, started Maui and Sons. Has a new line called YokiSHOP
that created the recycled beach towel hoodie. His wife Colleen is chef and interior designer
They have 4 kids: Coco, Woody ,Buzzy, and Georgia and 1 grandson Cade.
Andrea + Aidan Hawken family
Aidan is a musician and Andrea recently transitioned to freelance work to stay home from working in museums. Aidan also has a passion project, where he sources, restores and resells vintage furniture. As for the kids, Raphael has nothing to brag about (yet) but Gabriel plays the ukelele and is an avid skater.
Bareett & Andre Vippolis family
Barrett is currently pregnant with her second boy, due April 21st. They own a floral design and gifting company . They are Proud supporters of Planned Parenthood, TimesUp, ACLU, Southern Poverty Law Center, and the Downtown Los Angeles Women’s Center. They have over 93K Instagram followers.
Teresa Lourenco family
Teresa is a dedicated yogi and graduated at Integrative nutrition school this year. Marcus is the founder of juice press that has 75 stores now. They are both yogis and each have two children.
Bruce Hulse family
Bruce and his wife Katrinca have a son, Hade and daughter, Halseya. They practice yoga and their free time as well as spend time at the beach surfing/bogey boarding or hiking the trail.
Djuna Bel + Nikolai Haas family
Dr. Deepika Chopra+ Alexander Silverman Family
Deepra is an OPTIMISM DOCTOR, specializes in: evidence based manifestation, happiness seeker, holistic psychology, visual imagery. Alexander works in the finance & tech space She is of Indian descent and he is 1/2 polish Jewish and 1/2 Italian Irish. Their son is Jag Scott Silverman his name “jag” means Universe in Sanskrit/ Hindi.
Patrick McKenzie family
Patrick is an activist, writer and artist raising his son Aya in Los Angeles. Aya has Down Syndrome. His father, Pete was a professional baseball player and then dangerously worked in communist countries during the last years of the Cold War. His mother passed away from cancer in 2017.
Jordan Rebello + John Thomson family
Ryan Krause family
Ryan Krause is a Model/Actor and owns a Restaurant, Night Club and several beach properties that were all built and redesigned by Ryan. Ella Thomas Is an Actress/Model. She works Currently on the T.V. Show's 10 days in the Valley on ABC, Supergirl on the CW, Ballere HBO and NCIS Los Angeles to name a few. Their son Noah Amanuel Krause is almost 5 months old.
Latoya & Andre Brown family
Andre Brown is a veteran fashion model. Latoya is a modeling agent and writer. She is a fun Mother of two: Pierce & Presley. She is an Activist for black families, abused children and women’s rights.
Andre and Latoya were recently featured on Oprah Winfrey’s BLACK LOVE (4-part docu- series) in FALL 2017.
Brandon is the co-owner of a tech start up in Richmond VA. Ashley is an illustrator and jewelry maker and mom to their three children : Rae: 2 years, Winnie: 4 years, Thaddeus: 6 years
Mariana Orkenyi + Tofer Chin