Mayor Zareh Sinanyan



Since 2001, Councilman Sinanyan has practiced as a civil litigator and is currently the principal of the Law Offices of Zareh J. Sinanyan.

Term of Office

April 2013 - April 2017

City Agencies Headed

  • Chair, Housing Authority
  • Commissioner, Parks, Recreation and Community Service’s Commission (2006-2008)
  • Past Chair, Community Development Block Grant Advisory Committee (2009-2011)
  • Commissioner, Community Development Block Grant Advisory Committee (2008-2013)



Councilmember Sinanyan has Bachelor's Degrees in Political Science and History from UCLA.  He received his JD from USC Law School.


Councilmember Sinanyan and his wife Lori have been married for 15 years.  They have four children, the two of which are students at Mark Keppel Elementary School.