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LACMA Appoints Joshua S. Friedman and Steven F. Roth to Its Board

LOS ANGELES, CA.- The Los Angeles County Museum of Art (LACMA) announced today the election of two new members to its Board of Trustees: Joshua S. Friedman, Co-Chairman and Co-Chief Executive Officer of Canyon Partners LLC, a Los Angeles-based asset management firm, and Steven F. Roth, Executive Vice President of World Oil Corporation, a family-owned oil company. “It has been impressive to watch the continued growth of our board,” said LACMA CEO and Wallis Annenberg Director Michael Govan. “We welcome Joshua and Steven to our distinguished museum family during this pivotal moment in the LACMA’s history.” LACMA board co-chair Andrew Gordon noted, “Joshua Friedman and Steven Roth are not only accomplished business people, but are accomplished philanthropists. Board co-chair Terry Semel and I are pleased that they will be brining their passion and expertise to LACMA.” Joshua S. Friedman is founder,