Star Parsamyan

Deputy Legislative Director

Portrait shot of Education/Legislative Deputy Star Parsamyan

Star serves as the Deputy Legislative Director to Los Angeles City Councilmember Mitch O’Farrell, and acts as the office liaison to Los Angeles Unified School District. Star assists the Councilmember on the council floor, and also is responsible for briefing and staffing the Councilmember on the Arts, Entertainment,  Parks, and Los Angeles River Committee, Energy and Environment Committee, Economic Development Committee, as well as Ad Hoc Committee on the 2024 Summer Olympics.

Star worked on Councilmember O’Farrell’s campaign as a Field Coordinator with a primary focus on the Armenian community. Previously, she spent five years as a school Counselor, coordinating all services for students. She also coordinated the Gifted and Talented program, preparing its grant plan, identifying and recommending students, and conducting parent committee meetings. Star served as an English Learner Coordinator, reclassifying students and monitoring academic progress of reclassified students of an Independent Study School with LAUSD.

Star holds a M.S. in Counseling and Leadership and a B.A. in Political Science from UCLA.