Consulting, LLC, Owner
Consulting, LLC Owner Steve Samuelian has held various leadership
posts during a career spanning over 25 years. He began as
a volunteer for a political campaign and founded a political
foundation where he served as president in high school and
college. Steve graduated from California State Polytechnic
University at Pomona with a degree in Political Science.
In January 1995, he was appointed as Field Director for
U.S. Congressman George Radonovich. He was later promoted
to District Director overseeing the 19th Congressional District
Office staff and District operations for the Congressman,
where he served in this capacity for 8 years.
A tireless worker for Armenian-American issues nationwide,
Steve has traveled twice to Armenia. He traveled as an international
election observer as part of the Office Organization of
Security and Cooperation in Europe (OSCE) delegation to
observe the adoption of Armenia’s first Constitution. His
election observation report was later filed in the US Congress
In 2002, Steve was elected to the California State Assembly
representing the 29th Assembly District. He was appointed
to the Assembly Appropriations Committee by the Speaker
and served as the Vice-Chairman of the Assembly Elections
and Redistricting Committee.
Steve Samuelian founded California Consulting, LLC in 2004.
California Consulting quickly established a reputation for
hard work and a commitment to success for its clients. Through
that special hard work ethic, California Consulting, LLC
is the largest grant writing company in California. With
over 75 clients statewide California Consulting, LLC has
secured over $117,000,000 for its clients through Federal,
State and foundation grant funds.
Steve has been the keynote speaker, a panelist and has participated
in many forums, conferences and events throughout California.
He has been interviewed by local, State and National Television,
Radio and Newspaper outlets on a variety of issues related
to local government and education.
Steve is happily married with two children and resides in
Dr. Chito Cajayon
Los Angeles Community College District, Vice Chancellor, Economic
& Workforce Development Department
Chito Cajayon is the Vice Chancellor of the Los Angeles
Community College District's (LACCD) Economic & Workforce
Development Department. He brings close to 20 years of workforce
and economic development experience to the district, which
he applies on a daily basis to develop local, regional,
and statewide initiatives. Dr. Cajayon holds a Bachelors
Degree in Psychology from Cal State University-Long Beach,
a Certification in website development, a Masters Degree
in Public Administration from Cal State University-Dominguez
Hills, and a Doctorate of Education from the University
of Southern California.