Born and raised in Sierra Madre, John Harabedian was selected as Mayor on April 22, 2014. Mayor 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 with the international law firm Latham & Watkins LLP, practicing out of its Los Angeles office. He previously served as a Coro Fellow in Public Affairs.