Darlene Fukuji is the associate director of LMU's Fred Kiesner Center for Entrepreneurship. She is the president of the Toshiko Takaezu Foundation, past president of the Westchester Rotary Club, and serves on several boards. Prior to LMU, she was an engagement manager at Growthink, a consulting and investment banking firm for entrepreneurs, where she helped over 250 companies start, grow or exit. She has a passion for startups, education, family businesses, socially responsible enterprises, design thinking, and problem-solving to make the world a better place.
Darlene obtained her bachelor's degree in entrepreneurship and her executive MBA from LMU.