Board Chair / Web and New Media Strategist
Larry brings to the Healthy Child board a lifelong commitment to the environment and to improving the lives of children.
As President & Founder of digital strategy and communications firm DotOrgPower Larry helps dot orgs harness the web and new media to achieve their goals. He works with cause leaders to expand their sense of what is possible online and to use that transformed thinking to innovate and succeed.
Larry is an evangelist for the power of online storytelling – pioneering digital storytelling in the 1990s to advance grassroots advocacy.
In 2005 Larry received the Institute for Politics Democracy & the Internet's Golden Dot award for Best Statewide Internet Campaign for developing the online campaign for a California ballot measure funding mental health services. Larry led the online campaigns to defeat California Propositions 1D and 1E in 2009 and to defeat California Proposition 85 in 2006.
Larry's clients include the California Department of Mental Health, International Medical Corps, the Parent Revolution, RAND Corporation, and US Public Interest Research Group.
A surfer, painter and potter Larry teaches ceramics and lives with his wife Wendy, daughter Elise, and 5 rescue dogs in Silver Lake.