Role

Board of Trustees

Bio

Scott Sandler is a senior vice president and private wealth advisor for Capital Group Private Client Services. Scott works directly with high net worth individuals and families to create customized plans for protecting and growing their wealth, often across multiple generations. He also helps nonprofit foundations and endowments to pursue their long-term financial objectives through effective planning and investment management. Prior to his current role, Scott worked at ICG Advisors, providing investment consulting services for families and nonprofit organizations. Prior to that, he was a vice president at Zenith National Insurance Corp., a subsidiary of Fairfax Financial Holdings. Scott holds a master’s of business administration in finance from Columbia Business School, a master’s of science degree in advertising from Syracuse University’s S.I. Newhouse School of Public Communications, and a bachelor’s degree in political science from the University of Michigan. He is active with several philanthropic organizations, and currently serves on the Board of Trustees at Brentwood School.

I have had the opportunity to work with the Jewish Community Foundation as an investment advisor on behalf of my clients, and have always appreciated the important work it does for our community as whole as well as helping its donors fulfill their individual philanthropic goals and objectives. It is an honor and privilege to now have the opportunity to serve on The Foundation’s Board of Trustees.

Expertise/Specialty Areas:

  • Finance and Investments
  • Risk Management
  • Governance

Community Leadership Summary:

  • Trustee, Brentwood School
  • Advisory Board Member, Jewish Graduate Student Initiative
  • Member of the Investment Committees of the Jewish Federation of Los Angeles and Wilshire Boulevard Temple