LaNette has been with AVP since 2012, initially serving as a Board member for 5 years and later as a member of the Board Advisory Committee. She has served as lead program instructor and train the trainer for our after school program instructors, and as house Director for the organization’s community stage play productions.

LaNette has over 30 years of experience as a teacher in the Pomona school district and 30 years of experience in community theatre. She served for 5 years as the Director of the Rialto Youth Theatre Ensemble (RYTE), a community theatre group for youth ages 10-22, and has also served as an instructor in acting techniques, blocking, stage presence, and the stage manager for several seasonal productions. LaNette holds an Administrative Credential, a BA Degree in Social Welfare, and a MA Degree in Education.