Mrs. Anita Quinonez Gabrielian has served as trustee since April of 2002 and served as President of the Board in the 2005-2006 fiscal year.
Gabrielian earned a Bachelor of Science degree in Business Administration from the University of Southern California and a Master’s degree in Business Administration from California Polytechnic University in Pomona.
Anita is Executive Director of External Affairs for AT&T in Los Angeles. In her thirty year career in the telecommunications industry, she has mastered positions in network engineering, project management, and government relations.
Gabrielian has been an active member and director of many chambers of commerce and non-profit organizations. She has served on the boards of the Glendale, Alhambra, Burbank, Pasadena and Santa Clarita Valley Chambers of Commerce, Glendale College Foundation, YWCA, California Council on Economic Education and the Los Angeles League of Women Voters Education Fund Board. She served as Chairwoman of the Community Board of Glendale Memorial Hospital and the San Gabriel Valley Economic Partnership and continues to be an active board member. Anita is an active member of the Glendale Latino Association Board and serves on the advisory boards of the Asian Pacific Family Clinics and Cal State LA's Pat Brown Institute for Public Affairs. She is also Glendale College's representative on the San Gabriel Foothill Association of Community Colleges. Anita is a graduate of the CORO Foundation's Leadership Southern California Program and is a member of Leadership California's Class 2010.
Recognized for her leadership and community involvement, Anita was honored as Woman of the Year for the 43rd State Assembly District. She has also been honored with the Medal of Excellence Award from Pasadena's Women at Work and the ALAS Award for extraordinary commitment to education and community from Adelante Latinos. She received the Corporate Woman of the Year Award from former Senator Jack Scott, Assembly Majority Leader Dario Frommer and Assemblywoman Carol Liu at their Annual Women in Business Awards Ceremony. Anita was Woman of the Year for the Glendale Chamber of Commerce and Glendale Latino Association and was recently honored as a Woman of Achievement by Business Life Magazine.
She resides in Glendale with her husband, Leo and their three daughters.
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