Term: 3/17 - 3/22
Michael Allawos was elected to Glendora City Council March 2017. He was born in Norwalk California and lived in Downey, California watching the Apollo program being built literally in his back yard. In the late seventies Michael’s family moved to West Covina and graduated from West Covina High in 1980. Michael married his wife Cynthia in 1985 where they lived in West Covina until moving to Glendora in 1999 with their two children Melina and Zachary.
Michael has had a diverse career including being a manufacturing company founding president, founder of an ERP software company, a founding member bank principal and a leading political advocate in representing Los Angeles to the international business community.
Currently he is the President and CEO of Allawos & Company, a global business consulting firm that enables organizations around the world, to identify and enhance their opportunities through creative engagement. They service start-ups to Fortune 50 companies worldwide from providing business plans, executive coaching to co-ownership of international companies here in the U.S. The company was established in 2011.
The Allawos family is deeply involved in community service with Cynthia Allawos being the past PTA President for La Fetra Elementary School, PTA Board Member at Sandburg Middle School and now currently the PTA President at Glendora High School as well as a sworn Glendora Police Auxiliary volunteer. Melina has over eight hundred hours of volunteer service hours at Foothill Presbyterian Hospital and Queen of the Valley Hospital. Zachary Allawos has over three hundred hours of community service in conjunction with being an Eagle Scout from Troop 491.