About Us

Mission Statement

  • To provide Employer Education and Training on topics such as Labor Law, Legislation, and Workers’ Compensation
  • To help employers stay in compliance with the law through the Management Hot Line
  • To act as advisors to the Employment Development Department and help promote the services they provide to the employer

Board of Directors

Christi Zmuda

EAC President

Office Manager
Moseys Production Machinists, Inc.
Anaheim, CA

Debbi Peterson

EAC Vice President

Vice President
PVP Advanced EO Systems
Tustin, CA

Nick Teel

EAC Secretary/Treasurer


Stewart Lerner

Immediate Past President
EAC Program Chair

Lerner & Associates
Brea, CA

Jim Hart

EAC Director

Labor and Employment Law
Littler Mendelson
Irvine, CA

John Le Vere

EAC Director

Executive Director
Childs Pace Foundation
Costa Mesa, CA

Deanna Shorr

EAC Director

ARMM, Inc.
Huntington Beach, CA

Walt Storch

EAC Director

Elkins-Jones Insurance Agency
Irvine, CA


Faith Barnese

EAC Webmaster

Executive Director
Strategic Management Solutions
Brea, CA