Born and raised in Sierra Madre, John Harabedian was selected as Mayor on April 22, 2014. Council Member Harabedian attended Sierra Madre Elementary School and St. Rita Elementary School before graduating from Loyola High School, Yale University (B.A.), Oxford University (M.Sc.), and Stanford Law School (J.D.). Mr. Harabedian is an attorney, and previously served as a Coro Fellow in Public Affairs.