Margaret Perenchio, Jerry’s widow and a Los Angeles native, is a force of nature. A successful real estate broker and investor in Beverly Hills and Miami, Mrs. Perenchio went on to own and operate the LA Art House in conjunction with the Hammer Museum where she donated all proceeds to support emerging artist programs. A popular portrait artist in her own right, Mrs. Perenchio also donated all proceeds from her commissioned work to animal charities. Her artist’s eye lead her to produce the Academy Award winning movie, Freida, starring Salma Hayek. Beyond her many talents, Ms. Perenchio is a very active philanthropist and political donor. A passion for animal protection, she previously served on the board of directors of the Humane Society of the United States and currently serves on Spay 4 LA’s board. To top it off, Ms. Perenchio also is a 10-time golf club champion at the Bel Air Country Club.