Howard Grobstein, Treasurer of HOLA's Board of Directors and Chair of the Finance Committee, is a partner in Grobstein Teeple Financial Advisory Services, a Los Angeles-based financial services firm. He is a member of the Insolvency and Litigation Support Department. He has been appointed as a Chapter 11 and Chapter 7 trustee in the Central and Northern Districts of California and he provides forensic accounting and litigation support services to bankruptcy trustees, receivers, special masters, assignees and attorneys in bankruptcy and litigation matters. In 2004, Mr. Grobstein was recognized by the San Fernando Valley Business Journal” in their annual Special Report: “40 Under 40, 40 Professionals Who Are Leaders in their Industries.” Mr. Grobstein is a Member of the Board of Directors of the California Receivers Forum, Associate Member of Certified Fraud Examiners and a Member of Los Angeles Bankruptcy Forum, American Bankruptcy Institute, California Society of CPA's, American Institute of CPA's and Turnaround Management Association. He is active in Bet Tzedek Public Counsel and the Jewish Federation. Mr. Grobstein graduated from CSU, Northridge.