GLENDALE–The Board of Regents of Prelacy Armenian Schools, which is appointed by the Executive Council of the Western Prelacy, held its first meeting on October 3, 2007, and elected its Divan.
Mark Guedikian: Chairperson
Dr. Vartkes Tomassian: Vice Chairperson
Dr. Armine Hacopian: Secretary
Chris Keossian: Treasurer
Sossie Hovsepian: Advisor
Lisa Gaboudianj: Advisor
Viken Pakradouni: Advisor
Charlotte Sassounian: Advisor
Maggie Sarkouni: Advisor
In May of 2007, the 35th National Representative Assembly of the Western Prelacy approved the revised Bylaws of the Prelacy Armenian Schools. According to the mandates of the Bylaws, the Board of Regents will appoint a new School Board for each school, in the upcoming weeks. The School Boards will replace the current local Finance and Education Committees.
As the governing body of the Prelacy Armenian Schools, The Board of Regents has already begun planning its goals and objectives for the upcoming years.