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2015 Christmas Parade Participants

2015 COMPTON CHRISTMAS PARADE PARTICIPANTS

(alphabetically by participating company or organization)

2015 GRAND MARSHAL
Kendrick Lamar


2015 CHRISTMAS PARADE COMMITTEE

James Penn – Fire Inspector
Kimberly McKenzie – Director, Careerlink
Marvin Hunt – Director, Parks and Recreation
Melissa Freeny – Chief of Staff, Mayor Aja Brown
Neil C. Holmes – Sr. Economic Development Specialist
Sgt. Dion Battee – L.A. County Sheriff’s Department
Sgt. Reginald Meredith – L.A. County Sheriff’s Department
William Lewis – Public Works Engineer

CELEBRITIES

Alonzo “Lonzo” Williams , Straight Outta Compton
Corvette of Choice
Hosea Chanchez, The Game
Liana Mendoza, American Horror Story & Better Call Saul Season 2
Marcus Scribner, ABC’s Black-ish
Marsai Martin, ABC’s Black-ish
Paula Jai Parker-Martin, TV One’s Hollywood Divas
The Westbrooks, BET Networks

COMPTON ELECTED OFFICIALS

Mayor Aja Brown
Councilmember Janna Zurita
Councilmember Isaac Galvan
Councilmember Yvonne Arceneaux
Councilmember Emma Sharif
Alita Godwin – City Clerk
Craig Cornwell – City Attorney
Doug Sanders – City Treasurer

COMPTON UNIFIED SCHOOL DISTRICT BOARD OF TRUSTEES

Micah Ali, President
Satra Zurita, Vice-PResident
Charles Davis, Board Member
Mae Thomas, Board Member
Margie Garrett, Clerk
Sandra Moss, Board Member
Niccolette Portillo, Student Member
Darin Brawley, CUSD Superintendent

COMPTON COMMUNITY COLLEGE DISTRICT BOARD OF TRUSTEES

Leslie Irving, President
Sonia Lopez, Vice President
Andres Ramos, Clerk
Deborah LeBlanc, Board Member
LoWanda Green, Board Member
Marjory Gonzalez , Student Trustee
Keith Curry, CEO, El Camino College Compton Center

CITY COMMISSIONERS

Gilda Blueford, Block Club
Janet Earl, Beautification
JoAnne Pearsall-Evans, Beautification
Lameika Horton-Pope, Planning
Mary Lawson, Women
Pearl Dairy, Women

FIRE DEPARTMENT

Bryan Batiste, Deputy Fire Chief

LOS ANGELES COUNTY SHERIFF’S DEPARTMENT

Jim McDonnell, Sheriff
Myron Johnson, Captain, Compton Station

STATE ELECTED OFFICIALS

Isadore Hall, State Senator, District 35
Mike Gipson, State Assemblymember, District 64
Steve Bradford, State Assemblymember (ret.)

MEDIA PERSONALITIES

Bobo, Radio Free 102.3 KJLH
Elle Andrews, Radio Free 102.3 KJLH
Frankie Ross, 94.7 The Wave
Greg Mack, 94.7 The Wave
J Cruz of the Cruz Show, Power 106
John Gregory, ABC7 Eyewitness News
Leo Stallworth, ABC7 Eyewitness News

MISS COMPTON COURT 2015-16

Stephanie Viscarra, Miss Compton 2016
Marrayja Graham – Miss Compton 2016 1st Runner Up
Jennifer Beasly – Miss Compton 2016 2nd Runner Up
Estrellita Avendano, Miss Teen Compton
Shanice McKinley, Founder -Miss Compton Pageant

MISS LOS ANGELES REGIONAL

Andrea Wingfield, Miss Pre-Teen
Brandy Johnson, Miss Teen Ambassador
Kaila London, Miss Pre-Teen Princess
Latisha Hicks, Miss Lifetime Golden State
Maggie Johnson, Miss Teen Princess
Malayshia Hall, Miss Jr. Teen
Princess Zariah Hobbs - Miss Los Angeles Regional
Quintasha Thomas, Miss Teen
Tanisha Nall, Mrs. Los Angeles Regional

Brokleyn Piercen, People’s Choice Queen
Charlene Brown, People’s Choice Queen

MARCHING BANDS

Bunche Middle School Marching Band
California Cadet Corps – Walton Middle School
Centennial High School
Dynasty Imperial High Stomper Drill Team & Drum Squad
Enterprise Middle School California Cadet Corps Color Guards
G-Town Royalettez & Knights
Lincoln Drew Elementary Cheer Team
Longfellow Elementary Gold Squad (Dance, Cheer, Drill Team)
Roosevelt & Bunche Middle School Marching Drill Team
Roosevelt Middle School Band
San Bernardino Pacesetters
Walton & Enterprise Middle School Marching Drill Team)
Westside Dominators
Willowbrook Middle School Marching Band

DRILL TEAMS AND DANCE GROUPS

Alma Latina de Lynwood
America Vive Foundation Dance
Diamonds of Compton
Divas of Compton
Epifani Dance Company
GIG Squad Dance Team
Los Angeles Limited Edition aka Audubon
Optimal Christian Academy Drill Team
Our Lady of Victory Catholic School
Princess Feet Dance
Runway 4 Peace
San Bernardino Pacesetters
The Rulaz Drill Team & Drum Squad

EQUESTRIAN UNITS

Compton Jr. Posse Youth Equestrians
Vaqueros de Compton Equestrians

LOCAL BUSINESSES

Antonio Portillo/Galvan Entertainment
Emery Beckles Band
Explorer 1 Ambulance
Latino Chamber of Commerce
Loreto’s Fried Turkey
Shiekh Community Center
Well Fargo Bank

COMMUNITY GROUPS & ORGANIZATIONS

Beltran’s Karate Center
CBATS
Charlotte’s Korner
Compton Fire Explorer Post 19
Compton Girl Scouts
Concerned Citizens of Compton, Inc.
Delta Sigma Theta - Compton Alumnae Chapter
Dominguez HS SWAT (Students with a Testimony)
Eyes of the Hawk Karate
Inner City Child Development & Youth Foundation
National Association for Equal Justice in America (NAEJA)
National Association for the Advancement of Colored People (NAACP)
National Council of Negro Women – Compton Section
Salvation Army of Compton Corps
Schwinn Master Bike Club
Tomorrow’s Aeronautical Museum (TAM)
Tulips - Girl’s Leadership Program
Veterans of Foreign Wars Post 5394

*Participants subject to change.


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