LACF Staff

Joe Eyre
Executive Director
Joe joined LACF in 2012. He has been an active community volunteer, currently serving on the Environmental Commission for the City of Los Altos, and as a member of Los Altos Forward, a volunteer group promoting vibrancy in downtown Los Altos and as a member of the Los Altos Rotary Club. He founded the Los Altos First Friday program in 2011. He previously volunteered as an Eagle Scout advisor for Los Altos Troop 37 and served as board member and treasurer for the Los Altos Educational Foundation. He has over 20 years of high tech marketing management experience with Extreme Networks, Lucent Technologies, Hewlett-Packard, and several startups. He has lived in Los Altos since 1994 and lived in Mountain View before that.
Roy Lave
Executive Director Emeritus
Roy founded LACF in 1991 and passionately led it for 22 years as a volunteer. Under his leadership, LACF became a valued contributor to the local community. In this role, he orchestrated the preservation of the Community House, now LACF’s office, and Neutra house, a community conference resource. He currently serves on the board of directors of the Los Altos Stage Company and has served as Los Altos Mayor and Councilmember, on the Boards of the Moscow-Santa Clara County Sister County Program, Los Alto Sister Cities, the Rotary AIDS project, the Los Altos Rotary Club where he also served as president. He has resided in Los Altos since 1964.
Kathy Camin
Director of Finance
Kathy is an accounting and finance professional with deep experience in technology and nonprofit sectors. Prior to joining LACF, she worked at Hewlett-Packard as a Finance Director. An active volunteer in the area of education, she served in various board leadership capacities with the East Side Union High School Educational Foundation and MVHS PTSA. Kathy is also an active volunteer with MVLA Scholars where she currently leads the junior class AVID MVLA Scholars mentoring program and serves as a MVHS senior and college mentor. A graduate of LACF’s 2016 LEAD program she will join the Los Altos Chamber of Commerce in 2018. Kathy received a BS in Accounting from San Jose State University and an MBA from Santa Clara University. She lives in Los Altos with her husband, three children, and two dogs.
Anna Weldon
Director of Communications
Anna is a marketing and communications professional with extensive experience working with nonprofit and technology innovators. Her experience as a LEAD graduate and 21st Century Founder inspired her to join LACF’s inaugural Community Grants Advisory Board and pursue other community leadership roles. Currently, Anna is on the boards of the Community Health Awareness Council (CHAC) and the Community School of Music and Arts (CSMA). She also served on the boards of the Palo Alto Art Center Foundation, Los Altos Educational Foundation (LAEF), Los Altos History Museum and the de Saisset Museum at Santa Clara University. Anna grew up in Los Altos where she lives today with her husband, Jack, and rescue Lab-Mix, Cali. Their daughter, Lauren, attended Los Altos schools and is a college student.
Laurel Iverson
Laurel joined LACF in 2014. An active community volunteer over the years, she served as PTA president at Oak School, board member and secretary of Los Altos Educational Foundation, board member and marketing chair of Mountain View Los Altos High School Foundation, and Public Arts Commissioner for the City of Los Altos. Currently, Laurel is a mentor with MVLA Scholars and a Block Action Team (BAT) leader. She and her husband, Bob, have lived in Los Altos since 2002 and are empty-nesters, with their two children, Matt and Annie, now away at college.
Annette Knapp
Office Manager
Annette joined LACF in January 2018. She has been an active volunteer with National Charity League, Charles Armstrong Parent School Organization in Belmont and Bowman Association of Parents in Palo Alto, holding various board and committee positions. Previously, she worked as a mental health counselor in Illinois. After many moves around the country, Annette, her husband Jeff, and children, Caroline and Mason, settled in Los Altos in 2006. As an empty-nester, she is enjoying her work at LACF, meeting new people and feeling more connected to this vibrant community.
Hank Drew
IT & Web Technologies
Hank is an IT professional with a background in design and writing. Before joining LACF, he worked with Bay Area technology companies and worked as a part-time reporter/photographer. Hank moved to the Bay Area from Kentucky 20 years ago. He lives in San Jose with his wife, Danielle, and his daughter, Zoey, and three cats. He has served as room parent for his daughter's class and volunteers for various school functions.