Dr. Armond Aghakhanian, a local community leader and teacher, announced that he is running for one of three open seats on the Burbank Board of Education.
“I am running for the School Board to guarantee that all of Burbank’s children have access to the best public education leading to a successful career. Together, we can prepare our children for entry-level careers, college, university, and workforce training programs while ensuring the highest level of academic achievement from our schools, small class sizes for individualized learning, and the most professional teachers and staff on all campuses. Furthermore, as a member of the School Board, I will work to implement safe schools for all of our children, technological advancement at all our schools, integrity of the budget process and unite our community through diversity.”
Dr. Aghakhanian has over fifteen years of experience in the field of education & public service, serving on several local non-profit boards, commissions, and teaching. He currently serves on the Burbank School Facilities Oversight Committee & Burbank Parks, Recreation & Community Services Board. He is also a former member of the Burbank Community Development Goals & Civic Pride Committee and the Boys & Girls Club of Burbank and Greater East Valley Board of Directors. Dr. Aghakhanian earned his Doctorate degree in Education and Psychology from Pepperdine University and his MBA degree from Woodbury University.
“Together, we will implement positive changes on the School Board to better our schools and community. Education must help our youth reach their highest potential. I will be honored to serve my community, using my experience and passion for education.” Dr. Aghakhanian stated.