James R. Bozajian's Biography













Education
•   James Bozajian was raised locally. After graduating from Taft High School in Woodland Hills, James received a Bachelor of Arts degree in History from UCLA and a Juris Doctor degree from USC School of Law.

Employment
•   James Bozajian worked as a criminal prosecutor at the Los Angeles County District Attorney's Office for 24 years.
•   James is currently employed as an attorney for State Compensation Insurance Fund.

Experience
•   James Bozajian has served on the Calabasas City Council since 1997.
      James was Mayor of Calabasas in 1998-99, 2003-04, 2007-08, 2011-12, and 2015-16.

Leadership
•   Board of Directors, Agoura Hills/Calabasas Community Center Joint Powers Authority (1999 to present). Chairman (2000-03, 2005, 2007, 2009, 2011, 2013, 2015, 2017).
•   Board of Directors, Calabasas-Las Virgenes Historical Society (2001 to present). President (2015-16).
•   Board of Directors, California Contract Cities Association (2008 to present). President (2011-12).
•   Board of Directors, Los Angeles County Contract Cities Liability Trust Fund Claims Board & Oversight Committee (2016 to present).
•   Board of Directors, Los Angeles County Association of Deputy District Attorneys (1993-2014). President (1996, 1997).
•   Community Policing Commission, City of Calabasas (1993-97).
•   Board of Directors, USC School of Law Alumni Association (1995-97).
•   Board of Governors, UCLA John Wooden Center (1994-97).
•   Board of Directors, Camp Hye Sierra (1995-97).
•   Senator, USC Student Senate (1989-90).
•   UCLA Daily Bruin (1984-87). Administration Editor, Political Columnist, Staff Writer, Editorial Board.
•   Student Council, W.H. Taft High School (1982-83).

Awards & Honors
•   Author, "Calabasas: 1991 to 2016" (2016).
•   Contributor, "Images of America: Calabasas" (2015).
•   Recipient, Los Angeles County Association of Deputy District Attorneys' "President's Award" (2012).
•   Recipient, California Contract Cities Association's "El Matador Grande Award" (2012).
•   Recipient, Calabasas Chamber of Commerce's "Spirit of Calabasas Award" (2009).
•   Recipient, Calabasas-Las Virgenes Historical Society's "Living History Award" (2005).
•   Author, "Citizens' Guide to Calabasas" (2000).
•   Author, "The Other Side of Calabasas History" (forthcoming publication).

 

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