John M. Bendheim, Leon Lowenstein Foundation

TITLE: Vice President

FUNDING AREAS: Education and medical research

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PROFILE: John Bendheim is vice president of the Leon Lowenstein Foundation. Here's Bendheim's bio on the Businessweek website:

Mr. John M. Bendheim serves as the President of Bendheim Enterprises, Inc. Mr. Bendheim serves as Vice President at Leon Lowenstein Foundation, Inc. He founded Inland Homes in 1994 and has specialized in providing equity funding for real estate transactions. He works with several developers and affiliates on single family lots totaling over one thousand lots. He served as President of Benditel Incorporated from 1988 to 1994. He has owned apartments, surgery centers, office buildings, condominiums, model homes, industrial buildings, recreational vehicle parks, and convenience centers. He served as the Chairman of Board of Governors of Cedars-Sinai from 2000 to 2002. He serves as a Director at Leon Lowenstein Foundation, Inc. He serves as an Outside Director of California Republic Bancorp. He has been a Member of Advisory Board at Mandalay Digital Group, Inc since May 4, 2012. He served as an Independent Director of Zoo Entertainment, Inc (indiePub Entertainment, Inc). from June 2008 to June 13, 2011. He served as Director of Advanced Biotherapy, Inc. from June 2000 to November 23, 2005. Mr. Bendheim serves as the Chairman of the Los Angeles Sports & Entertainment Commission. From 2001 to 2002, he was Executive Chairman of the International Young President Organization. He was Chairman of the Cedars Sinai Sports Spectacular. He serves as Vice- Chairman of the Psychological Trauma Center. He serves as a Member of the Board of Directors of the Brentwood School, Cedars-Sinai Medical Center, Lowenstein Foundation, Cedars-Sinai Medical Center, American Fidelity Corporation, Beverly Hills Chamber of Commerce, University Of Southern California Alumni Association Board of Governors, Cedars Sinai Medical Genetics Institute- Community Advisory Board, USC Marshall School Board of Leaders, Wallace Annenberg Center For the Performing Arts, Los Angeles Committee on Foreign Relations, and the Evergreen Community School. Mr. Bendheim received his Bachelor of Science degree in Business Administration in 1975 and an MBA in 1976 from the University of Southern California.