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April 4, 2017 —Local Elections

Glendale Unified School District — ” Greg Krikorian, Candidate for Board Member

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Greg Krikorian

Member, Glendale Board of Education
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My Top 3 Priorities

  • Ensuring a safe learning environment for our stduents and teachers.
  • Maintaining financial stability and solvency for our district.
  • To continue to prepare our students for their future and to advocated for Vocational opportunities for our students and create opportunities in career, technical programs.

Experience

Experience

Profession:Member, Glendale Board of Education

Biography

Greg Krikorian was first elected to the Glendale Unified School District Board of Education in 2001. As the father of five children and a small business owner in Glendale, Mr. Krikorian has been actively involved in various district and community organizations and is a highly respected member of the community.

 

 

Born in Hartford, Connecticut, Mr. Krikorian received his Bachelor of Science degree in Business Administration from Central Connecticut State University; a Masters of Arts degree in Organizational Leadership from Woodbury University, and a Masters in Governance from CSBA.  Mr. Krikorian and his wife of 27 years, Christine, Four of their five children have graduated from GUSD schools, and their youngest is currently a sophomore at Hoover High School.

 

 

 

Mr. Krikorian is a Co-founder of Cal-Conn Enterprises, Inc., and a multi-service marketing firm, specializing in government relations, professional development, and crisis management and community relations.  In addition to his duties at Cal-Conn, Greg is also the President and CEO of Business Life Magazine and Businesslife.com.

 

 

 

Local Community Service (partial list)

 

 

 

·           Board of Education, Glendale Unified School District 2001 to present

 

·           Five Star Education Coalition (Serving the Burbank, Glendale, La Canada, Pasadena & South Pasadena Unified School Districts), 2004-2010

 

·           Southern California Leadership Council, 2013 - present

 

·           California School Boards Association, Delegate Region 23A 2005-2011, 2016 – present

 

·           California School Boards Association, Legislative Task Force, 2009-2016

 

·           Glendale Educational Foundation, GEF 2003 to present

 

·           Los Angeles County School Trustees Association

 

·           PTA & PTSA member, 1994 to present

 

·           AYSO Soccer, Region 88 Coach & Referee since 1998

 

·           Jewel City Little- JWV League President & Board member, 2002 to 2013

 

·           Kiwanis Club of Glendale, 1990 to 2015

 

·           Board of Directors, Verdugo Hills Boy Scouts Council Member, 1990 to present

 

·           Salvation Army, Board of Directors, 2009-2013

 

·           Glendale Unified School District, Dental Instructor for Glendale Healthy Kids Program

 

·           Board of Directors, Glendale Association for the Retarded (1993-1998)

 

·           Board of Directors, Glendale Chamber of Commerce (1994-1996)

 

·           San Gabriel Valley Economic Partnership 2002 to present

 

 

 

 

 

Recognition, Awards

 

·           Silver Beaver Award - Verdugo Hills Boy Scouts of America Council

 

·           Honorary Service Award, Glendale PTSA Council

 

·           District Award of Merit - Verdugo Hills Boy Scouts of America Council

 

·           Small Business Media Advocate of the Year/State of California US. SBA

 

·           Advancing the Status of Women Award - Soroptimist International

 

www.GREG2017.com

 

Candidate Contact Info

Email gkrikorian2017@yahoo.com

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