GLENDALE – Vartan Gharapetian was unanimously elected Mayor of the City of Glendale. Gharapetian was elected to the Glendale City Council in April of 2015 and has been involved with the City of Glendale directly as the past Commissioner on the Design Review Board, Commissioner on the Parks, Recreation, and Community Services Commission, and Chair of the Glendale Housing Authority.
Other positions held include, Civic Advisory Board member of the Glendale Adventist Medical Foundation, Board member of the Glendale Police Foundation, Member of the Glendale Historical Society, Member of the Glendale Chamber of Commerce, Board Vice President of the D&M Educational Foundation, and Member of the Glendale Association of Realtors. Mayor Gharapertian and his wife Dr. Armina Gharapetian have been married 21 years. They have three children, all of whom attend Glendale public schools.