CCMF strives to encourage and support excellence in city management. The following individuals demonstrate the characteristics of top-notch civic leaders.
The first brother-sister city manager pair in California history, Aram and Arminé Chaparyan are first-generation immigrants on a shared path to serve the public and give back.
"I am a third-generation City Manager: my father served as City Manager in a number of cities in California and my grandfather was the City Manager of Richmond, Virginia."
"Every day as a City Manager, you are faced with decision-making and problem-solving opportunities. For me, that is one of the most rewarding and important parts of the job."
Jeff Kolin is the City Manager of Beverly Hills, CA. CCMF caught up with Jeff to ask him some questions about where he has worked, why he entered city management and what some of the highlights are of his career.