Father. Husband.
Elected Member of the
Glendale Unified School District
Board of Education, District D.

Today marks the 14th day of our family quarantine. Giving thanks for my family and our health on this memorable Thanksgiving Day. Wishing you and your family a very happy and healthy Thanksgiving! #HappyThanksgiving https://t.co/gk4WCRfyKR  |  4 days ago
RT @HagarChemali: What’s happening in #Artsakh is heartbreaking & there is little coverage of it. I break it down here IN RHYME. Please hav…  |  1 week ago
RT @VivianEkchian: Today our amazing @GlendaleUSD Nutrition Services team, along with staff & community volunteers, served 73,470 meals to…  |  1 week ago
RT @laurafriedman43: This morning my staff and I joined Dr Jennifer Earl, Principal of Hoover High School; Mary Mardirosian, Assistant Pri…  |  1 week ago
RT @Portantino: What great holiday spirit by the #GUSD. #Thanksgiving grab and go dinner was a huge success. I spent some time at Columb…  |  1 week ago
On personal note, I have tested positive for #COVID19. No symptoms at this time. Suz & kids have mild symptoms but Suz’s test thankfully came back negative. We had tested as a precautionary measure & glad we did. Now isolating at home. Please wear your 😷, be safe & stay healthy.  |  2 weeks ago
Heartbroken but committed to brothers & sisters in #Artsakh & #Armenia. 44 days of war crimes by Azerbaijan & Turkey. World stood by w/ 0 accountability for dictators. Our work must continue to honor sacrifice of fallen & write next chapter 🇦🇲 #RecognizeArtsakh #PeaceForArmenians https://t.co/i330rLsnAM  |  3 weeks ago
Four years ago today, our son blessed our lives and made us parents for the first time. During these years, we have learned more about life and family from him than he has learned from us. Happy 4th Birthday to our son, Raffi! #HappyBirthday @SuzannaSahakian https://t.co/jS4npEInek  |  3 weeks ago
Onward and upward, America 🇺🇸 https://t.co/bo6xKD3HCc  |  3 weeks ago
Our democracy is more important than any President, elected official, candidate, or political party. The American people will decide the future of our country. I’m grateful to all of the election workers and volunteers of all political stripes for their commitment. #CountTheVotes  |  4 weeks ago

Meet Shant

Shant Sahakian HeadshotShant Sahakian is an Elected Member of the Glendale Unified School District Board of Education representing District D. He was elected in April 2017, becoming the youngest School Board Member elected in Glendale history.

Shant is a lifelong resident of Glendale and a product of Glendale public schools with deep roots in the community. He is a longtime community leader who has championed Glendale’s youth, advocated for the underserved, and served the community through a distinguished record of public service.


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