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

RT @GlendaleUSD: GUSD & GTA have reached a bargaining agreement for fall 2020 distance learning. The agreement represents a shared commitme…  |  2 days ago
Happy Sunday https://t.co/pqGWRkmazU  |  6 days ago
Standing w/ brothers & sisters in #Armenia to oppose Azerbaijan aggression. No place for country attacking innocent civilians including kindergartens & threatening nuclear catastrophe, all amidst a global pandemic. #StopAzeriAggression #ArmeniaStrong #ArtsakhStrong #TavushStrong https://t.co/i6NnMWORoT  |  4 weeks ago
Rest In Power, Rep. John Lewis https://t.co/3225xRlnIW  |  4 weeks ago
As most countries focus on protecting citizens in a global pandemic, Azerbaijan is launching unprovoked attacks on #Armenia’s Tavush region. OSCE Minsk Group & international community must strongly condemn these reckless actions & act. This must stop now. https://t.co/d1cS9Q6pTr  |  4 weeks ago
RT @VivianEkchian: I am proud to join my fellow educators tomorrow in a conversation about Equitably Reopening America’s Schools. Thank you…  |  4 weeks ago
Thank you to our @GlendaleUSD family who provided valued feedback to help us make an informed decision on behalf of our school community during these unprecedented and challenging times. I wish you all a healthy, happy, and restful summer. (4/4)  |  1 month ago
We recognize that we do not all agree on the path forward but we remain committed to each and every one of our students and we look forward to the day when we can safely welcome students back for on-campus learning. (3/4)  |  1 month ago
The district will offer on-campus childcare that prioritizes our elementary students most in need with small group technology pods. The district will continue to provide Chromebooks and internet hotspots to students with technology needs and free meals for all children. (2/4)  |  1 month ago
The @GlendaleUSD Board of Education unanimously approved a phased reopening of school campuses that will begin the 2020-2021 school year with robust distance learning for all students. While it was a complex and difficult decision, health and safety demanded it. (1/4) https://t.co/3HCSfATgEL  |  1 month 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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