About FAM

The Foundation for the AIDS Monument is comprised of volunteer Board members who share a passion for ensuring that the history of the AIDS epidemic, both locally and nationally, is chronicled and preserved for younger generations.

Mark Lehman

Chair Emeritus

Mark E. Lehman is a business and real estate attorney specializing in restaurant and hospitality sales and acquisitions, entitlements and licensing and a principal of the Cafe Gratitude and Gracias Madre restaurant group. He is the former Board Chair and current member of the Board of Directors of the West Hollywood Chamber of Commerce, member of the Executive Committee and Board of Directors of Visit West Hollywood (West Hollywood’s marketing and visitor bureau), former Board Chair of Gay & Lesbian Elder Housing, former member of the West Hollywood Planning Commission and former Board Chair of the Foundation for Educational Research dba Labor Day LA.

(photo by J.J. Geiger)