California State University – Northridge Wendy Greuel is an executive-inresidence at California State University – Northridge’s Nazarian College of Business and Economics. Her career includes positions at DreamWorks SKG and overseeing southern California development for the Clinton administration in the Department of Housing and Urban Development, as well as serving as Los Angeles City Controller from 2009 to 2013. A lifelong resident of the San Fernando Valley, she was instrumental in opening the Discovery Cube Los Angeles museum in Sylmar and serves as vice chair. She also acts as a Los Angeles Housing Security Authority Commissioner, expanding services for the homeless. She is on the board of Fisker, the electric car company. ALMA MATER: UCLA (And Kennedy High School in Granada Hills) BEST ADVICE: To wait for the right guy. I did that and hence I waited until I was 41 to get married! FAVORITE BOOK: “To Kill a Mockingbird” by Harper Lee. BUCKET LIST: Visit Galapagos Islands.