Stella T. Maloyan is the Development Director at LAANE, a strategic advocacy organization in Los Angeles. She has overseen the organization’s private fundraising program since 2002. Her contributions to LAANE include the creation of a highly effective Advisory Board, whose 27 members actively and generously help raise LAANE’s Fundraising capacity and profile locally and nationally.
Ms. Maloyan has also created two annual marquee events for LAANE: the City of Justice Awards Dinner, which is the signature political-labor dinner in Los Angeles, bringing together 1000 attendees from environmental, labor, political and entertainment sectors honoring national leaders for their commitment to economic justice; and Women For A New Los Angeles, the premier women’s leadership gathering with over 700 attendees addressing women’s empowerment issues, and honoring amazing female game changers from various sectors.
She has also created a comprehensive entertainment strategy for LAANE, outreaching to the progressive entertainment sector and creating collaborative projects. One such project is Small Talk Big Change, which is a young Hollywood event, bringing activists and young executives to the LAANE family.
Ms. Maloyan has a Master’s degree in Public Administration, a Bachelor’s degree in Political Science, and holds certification in Advanced Fundraising and Strategic Planning. Ms. Maloyan was appointed to the Los Angeles Convention and Tourism Development Board in 2015 by City of Los Angeles Mayor Eric Garcetti.
She has been a past board member at many organizations, including AGBU, a global humanitarian organization; Program For Tortured Victims; and the Getty House Foundation. She is fluent in Armenian and Farsi.