Vahé Peroomian
for GCC Board 2015
225 E. Broadway #305C
Glendale, CA 91205


(818) 602-0276

FPPC #1375809

About Vahé

Dr. Vahé Peroomian is a 36-year resident of Glendale and was first appointed as a Glendale Community College Trustee in June, 2005, chosen from a field of 16 candidates.  He was reelected to the Board in April, 2007 and once again in April, 2011. He has served on the Board for ten years, and is the current president of the Board.

Dr. Peroomian holds a Ph.D. in Physics from the University of California at Los Angeles, where he also received his bachelors and masters degrees, also in physics.  He is currently a professor of physics and astronomy at USC.

He has been an educator for over 30 years. From 1999 to 2014, he taught lower-division physics and astronomy courses at UCLA, where he earned the UCLA Department of Physics and Astronomy Outstanding Teaching Award nine times. He has also taught at the University of Phoenix, Online campus, for the last 14 years. Vahé is an advocate of partnerships with the community and is currently serving as the president of the Board of Directors of Glendale Youth Alliance, a vital non-profit organization serving Glendale’s low-income youth.

Vahé and his wife Carolyn make Montrose their home with their children, Tara, Tadeh, and Sienna.

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