City of Cypress City Council
Mariellen Yarc - Councilmember
Council Member Since December 2012
Term Expires: November 2016
5275 Orange Avenue
P. O. Box 609
Cypress, CA 90630
Telephone: (714) 229-6699
Fax: (714) 229-6682
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Council Member Mariellen Yarc is serving her first term on the Cypress City Council.
Council Member Yarc holds a Bachelors Degree in Political Science from the University of California Los Angeles, and a Juris Doctorate Degree from Southwestern University of Law. She is a partner of Brandon & Yarc, LLP and a Certified Family Law Specialist, practicing Family Law at her office in downtown Long Beach.
Council Member Yarc is an active member of the Woman’s Club of Cypress and the Cypress Chamber of Commerce. Additionally, she has volunteered her time to various charities and was formerly a Commissioner for both the Cypress Parks & Recreation Commission and the Senior Citizens Commission.
Council Member Yarc is currently representing the City of Cypress on the following boards and committees:
- Joint Communications Center Executive Board – Chair
- League of California Cities Community Services Policy Committee
- Orange County Library Advisory Board – Representative
- Santa Ana River Flood Protection Agency – Representative
- Veteran Recognition Subcommittee
Council Member Yarc and her husband, Paul Lussman, have resided in Cypress since 1989.