Donate to Cooking With Gabby

Your donation will go towards helping Cooking With Gabby provide nutrition education and obesity prevention programs in Los Angeles schools. The amount in the box is simply the suggested donation. Please feel free to give what you feel like. Cooking With Gabby is a 501(c)3 non-profit organization. Donations are tax deductible.

Board of Directors


Ludlow Creary, M.D., M.P.H. – Board Chair

Dr. Creary is a retired family practitioner. During his years of practice, Dr. Creary served as professor and chair of the King-Drew Department of Family Medicine Center for over 20 years, as well as a Clinical Professor of Family Medicine at UCLA’s David Geffen School of Medicine.


Ludlow B. McKay, M.H.A. –Board Treasurer

Ludlow is a retired Commander in the U.S. Public Health Service. Ludlow holds a Bachelor of Science in Zoology, a Master of Science in Health Care Administration, and a Certificate from the Interagency Institute for Federal Health Care Executives.


Richard Allen Williams, M.D., F.A.C.C. – Board Member

Dr. Williams is currently serving as a Clinical Professor of Medicine at UCLA’s David Geffen School of Medicine, President/CEO of The Minority Health Institute, Inc., and is the Founder of the Association of Black Cardiologists, Inc.


Ivy Marx, R.D. –Board Member

Ivy Marx is a Nutrition Specialist. She holds a Bachelor of Science in Nutrition and Dietetics from the University of California, Berkeley.


Laurie Muniz – Board Member

Laurie is a professional dancer and a choreographer for Cooking With Gabby. Currently, Laurie is dance captain and co-choreographer with The East L.A. Classic Theatre Company. She has worked in many professional productions throughout her career including the Patricia Rincon Dance Collective, The Winifred R. Harris Between Lines Dance Company, The Benita Bike Dance Art and as dance captain and an actress in Selena Forever.


Donna Reed – Board Member

Donna brings invaluable expertise in the areas of grant writing and public relations. She has worked for corporate giants such as Robi Reed Casting, SAG, and in the charitable world, the Grantsmanship Center and the Reed for Hope Foundation.