Sheraly Khwaja has been a resident and the businessman for the City of Montebello, California for thirty years. He was elected as a City Treasurer for the City of Montebello on November 8th, in 2011. From 1995 to 2011, Khwaja was also nominated as a member of the Investment Committee for the City. Khwaja did not pass up the opportunity to chair the Committee for about ten years, he served as a Commissioner for Traffic and Safety for the City of Montebello from the years1996 to 2009.
Khwaja was appointed Commissioner of Personnel for the Montebello Unified School District, by the superintendent of California Schools from the years 2001 to 2010. He chaired the Commission for three times, on rotation. For the last six years, Khwaja has been apart of the Trustees of Beverly Hospital in Montebello. This non-profit public hospital serves four neighboring cities, as well as the city of Montebello.
Sheraly Khwaja was born in Karachi, Sindh (former British India) Pakistan on October 10th, 1937. He earned his bachelors degree in Commerce from the University of Sindh, Hyderabad, with special subjects such as banking, finance, and mercantile law. He has received his diploma in banking from the Institute of Bankers in Pakistan and graduated from the Citizen’s Academy from the Montebello Police Department.