Janis Hirohama

Manhattan Beach
  • Appointed by the League of Women Voters
  • Current Term Extends through June 30, 2021

Janis Hirohama is a past President of the League of Women Voters of California and a former First Vice President of the League of Women Voters of the United States.  She is now Equal Rights Director for the League of Women Voters of California.  She has worked as a staff attorney for the Los Angeles County Superior Court and as a litigator at law firms in Los Angeles and New York. 

Ms. Hirohama has served on the California Common Cause Board of Directors, the EdSource Board of Directors, the California Judicial Council’s Commission on Impartial Courts, and the Fair Political Practices Commission’s Task Force on the Political Reform Act.

She graduated from New York University’s School of Law and received an A.B. from Washington University.