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February 2018


By | Community, News, Press Releases

Glendale CA – On Tuesday, February 20th 2018, Yasmin K. Beers was appointed Glendale City Manager by Glendale City Council. Mrs. Beers moved to the United States from Iran when she was eight years old. She began her career in Glendale in 1987 working in the Library Department while she attended Hoover High School. She later went on to receive a Bachelor of Arts degree in Political Science from the California State University, Northridge, followed by a Master’s degree in Organizational Leadership from Woodbury University. Mrs. Beers has been serving the City of Glendale in different capacities for the past 31 years. In November 2017 she was appointed Interim City Manager, prior to which she was appointed to serve as Assistant City Manager in 2010…

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GPD Looking for Bilingual Officers: English/Armenian

By | Community, News

Police Officer Recruit Bilingual (English/Armenian) Click here to apply!  The Position This entry level, non-sworn classification participates in pre-academy training and the actual police-training academy.   Essential functions of the job include, but are not limited to, the following: Responds to calls for service regarding accidents, emergencies, crimes, threats, altercations and/or requests for aid.  Provides information and assistance to the public and promotes Community-Based Policing philosophies.  Administers first aid to injured persons.  Interviews, interrogates and records statements from witnesses, suspects and victims.  Identifies relevant facts and prepares written reports on incidents and cases assigned.   Apprehend suspects by driving safely at high speeds, chasing suspects on foot, climbing over obstacles, physically subduing suspects, utilizing self-defense and arrest control techniques, and utilizing firearms under appropriate conditions. Enforces…

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ANCA Glendale Meets with GUSD Superintendent and Board of Education Member

By | News

Glendale, CA – On Monday, January 15,  ANCA Glendale Chairman Artin Manoukian and board member Lucy Petrosian met with Glendale Unified School District Superintendent Mr. Winfred B. Roberson and Board of Education member Mr. Shant Sahakian, in order to discuss future partnership opportunities such as the continuation of the annual Camp Darfur interactive exhibits in high schools and an ANCA Glendale scholarship for GUSD students. Check back on our website this spring for more information. 

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