Meet the Board of Directors
We are a team of dedicated professionals, doing whatever it takes to provide opportunity for children and adults with family-based health, fitness, education and inclusion programs through golf activities.
Lorena Ochoa R.
Recently retired LPGA Tour Champion and former Rolex LPGA #1 Player in the World. Lorena has been recognized by Forbes Magazine as one of the 100 Most Influential People on Earth and by Time Magazine as one of the 100 Most Important People on Earth. She has been honored as Best Athlete, Player of the Year and Woman of the Year by organizations such as Fox Sports, LPGA, USGA, EFE, Glamour Magazine, The Associated Press and ESPN.
“Golf is the best way for families to have healthy time together. Golf was the best thing that ever happened to me and I want everyone to have the same opportunities.”
Jason Taylor, PGA
President of the Southern California Section of the PGA of America from 2009 to 2011 and currently serving on the SCPGA Board of Directors as Honorary President. A PGA Member since 1998, Taylor was awarded the SCPGA’s highest honor in 2004 when he was recognized as the SCPGA Golf Professional of the Year. Taylor is one of the founders of the Lorena Ochoa Golf Foundation and has served as Executive Director and Chief Executive Officer since it’s inception.
“Working with Lorena and the foundation is an amazing experience. We’re having a positive impact on the lives of entire families and having fun on the golf course is how we do it. This is special.”
Ramon Alvarez C.
Alavarez is the President of Alvarez Lincoln and Alvarez Jaguar in Riverside, California. A dedicated civic leader, Ramon has served as Vice President of California’s New Motor Vehicle Board, President of the Riverside Auto Center, Chairman of Lincoln-Mercury Dealer Association and President of the Riverside Hispanic Chamber of Commerce.
A graduate of both UCLA and USC, Oyler has worked as an attorney is Southern California since 1959. Specializing in Family Law, Oyler has been recognized as One of the Best Lawyers in America, named a Super Lawyer by Los Angeles Magazine, one of the most dependable family law attorneys in the Western United State by Forbes Magazine and one of the best family law attorneys in Southern California by the Los Angeles Times. Oyler currently serves on the Board of Directors of Levitt & Quinn, providing low cost legal services to qualified members of the Hispanic community.
“There are few causes greater than those who help our children. I am very privileged to be able to assist Lorena in that regard.”
Omar Osornio is Director, Business Development and Community Relations of CareMore Health System, a leading healthcare delivery organization specializing in caring for the senior population. Omar has over twenty years of experience in the healthcare industry and has a passion for advocating for the underserved. In his current role with CareMore, Omar is responsible for building and nurturing partnerships in the community to provide aging adults and their families with education on healthcare options and other important topics. He is also the organization’s Spanish media spokesperson and leads the Hispanic outreach initiative. Omar has been involved with numerous non-profit organizations over the past twenty years.
“I am honored to be invited to serve on the board of directors of the Lorena Ochoa Foundation. Helping children and families is something that I am passionate about. I look forward to working with the foundation and its supporters to impact our community by providing programs to enrich the lives of children.”
A graduate of Oklahoma State University, Alarcon enjoyed accomplished and decorated careers as both an amateur and professional golfers while competing all over the world. Rafael coached Lorena from the time she was 11 until her retirement in 2011.
Alejandro Ochoa R.
Brother of Lorena, Alejandro is the CEO of Grupo Ochoa and Ochoa Sports Management.
“I support Lorena Ochoa Golf Foundation because I believe it offers people the way to balance life based on the fundamentals. I live by the same principles and my life as well as my family has been positively affected ever since.”