Adrin (Adrin) Nazarian (D-SH46)
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Capitol: 916.319.2046
FAX: 916.319.2146
District: 818.376.4246
Assemblyman
Suite 6230 State Capitol 1021 O Street
Sacramento, CA 95814

District Office:
6150 Van Nuys Boulevard
Van Nuys, CA 91401
Elected: 2012    Next Election: 2022
Spouse: Diana   DOB: 3/19/1973
Committee Assignments
ChairmanAssembly Committee on Aging and Long-Term Care
ChairmanAssembly Select Committee on the 2028 Olympic and Paralympic Games
MemberSubcommittee No. 4 on State Administration
MemberAssembly Select Committee on Jobs and Innovation in the San Fernando Valley
MemberAssembly Committee on Arts, Entertainment, Sports, Tourism, and Internet Media
MemberAssembly Select Committee on Corporate Board and California Workforce Diversity
MemberAssembly Committee on Health
MemberAssembly Committee on Transportation
MemberAssembly Select Committee on Los Angeles County Homelessness
MemberAssembly Committee on Budget
Counties Representing
Los Angeles

Bio

Assemblymember Adrin Nazarian (He/Him) was elected in November 2012 to represent California's 46th Assembly District, which includes the Hollywood Hills, Lake Balboa, North Hills, North Hollywood, Panorama City, Sherman Oaks, Studio City, Toluca Lake, Valley Glen, Universal City, Van Nuys, and Valley Village.

Since his election, Adrin has diligently worked to create educational opportunities for young adults, increase mass transit in the San Fernando Valley, provide smarter management of vital water resources through infrastructure improvements, protect and expand the film industry, and strengthen our infrastructure for much-needed earthquake resiliency. He chairs the Aging and Long-Term Care Committee, as well as the Select Committee on 2028 Olympic and Paralympic Games; he sits on Arts, Entertainment, Sports, Tourism, and Internet Media Committee, Health Committee, Transportation Committee, and Budget Subcommittee No. 4 on State Administration.

Adrin is proud of his record, taking on powerful special interests in Sacramento. He has led the fight in Sacramento by doing the following- bringing entertainment jobs back to our communities protecting our affordable housing and helping homeless individuals get off our streets and back on their feet taking on the NRA to pass sensible gun laws standing up to health insurance companies to allow doctors to prescribe medicine, not health insurance companies Not only is Adrin an influential voice for his constituents while in Sacramento, he's actively engaged in his district. To date, he has organized over 80 free women's self-defense classes-reaching over 4,000 participants-and hosted or co-hosted 100 events per year throughout the district, ranging from- child car seat safety, ADA workshops, pet adoption events, tree plantings, small business support forums, renters rights workshops, and Map Your Neighborhood events. He also represents the multitude of constituents who are engaged in every facet of the Arts, either for leisure or employment, by sitting on the California Film Commission Board.

Adrin has always believed in civic engagement and the importance of giving back to his community. He has served on the boards of several community-based organizations including the East Valley YMCA and the YWCA. Adrin was one of the founding members of Generation Next Mentorship program, which worked with local public schools to give young people alternatives to a life of gangs and drugs.

Prior to being elected, he served as Chief of Staff to Paul Krekorian in both Mr. Krekorian's capacity as Assistant Majority Leader in the California State Legislature and Los Angeles Councilmember. Adrin also served as an aide to Congressman Brad Sherman, participated in the prestigious CORO Fellowship in Public Affairs program, and was appointed as Special Assistant to the California Trade and Commerce Agency by former Governor Gray Davis.

Adrin attended UCLA, where he received his Bachelor of Arts degree in Economics. He and his wife, Diana, live in West Toluca Lake with their children Alex, David-Beg and Maggie.