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AnahitHelinDr.helin1@mac.comArtsVisual artist, researcher, writer, lecturerFine Arts, Transcultural studies PhD from Middlesex UniversityEnglish, French, Turkish, Armenian, SpanishLondonUKIstanbul, Turkey
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AnjargolianSarasara.anjargolian@impacthub.netActivismSocial change, Social entrepreneurship, Start-ups, Social enterprises, Development of ArmeniaImpact Hub Yerevan (Co-founder/CEO) http://yerevan.impacthub.net; https://www.facebook.com/impacthubyerevan; https://twitter.com/HubYerevanEmpowering Individuals Who Move Society ForwardEnglish, ArmenianYerevanArmeniaLondon, UK
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Aprahamian HovhanessianSimaDr.sima.aprahamian@concordia.caSocSci & HumanitiesAnthropologist: Member of editorial board of Literary Horizon (Armenian weekly published in Canada)Research Associate, Simone de Beauvoir Institute, Concordia University, Montreal, Canada. Coordinator, Virtual Museum project of objects that have survied the 1915-23 Genocide (& their stories)Current research: Narratives of DisplacementArmenian, English, French, ArabicMontrealCanadaDamascus, Syria (Lebanese parents of Mount Moussa heritage)
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ArmaniNoranoraarmani@gmail.comArtsArts & Entertainment/ Film & Stage / World Cultural HeritageFounding Artistic Director of SR Socially Relevant Film Festival New York , Screen Actors Guild (SAG-AFTRA), Director of Communications at The Arc/k Project - Digital archiving of world cultural heritage sites, LSE Alumni (Alumna of the London School of Economics and Political Science)Other: Social activist and anti-violence awareness advocateEnglish, French, Armenian, Arabic, Italian, Turkish and some RussianNew York (and Paris)USA (and France)Cairo, Egypt
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AyanianStephaniestephanie@storyshopfilms.comArtsFilm, Video, MediaFilmmaker: A New Armenia (www.storyshopfilms.com)EnglishPhiladelphia, PAUSAUSA
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BerberianHouriDr.houri.berberian@uci.eduSocSci & HumanitiesModern Armenian, Middle Eastern, World historyProfessor of History, University of California, Irvine, Meghrouni Family Presidential Chair in Armenian StudiesEnglish, ArmenianIrvine, CAUSALebanon
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BoghosianZarminéMrshmadsboghosian@yahoo.comEducationEducator/teacher Administrator-consultant for Holy Martyrs Day School, Oakland Gardens, NY, USAAlso - writer, poet. Published in Marmara. Mirror Spectator, others.Prepares poetry for Armenian Radio Hour of New Jersey.Volunteer with Hamazkaine, Tekeyan, church and schoolsArmenian, English, Arabic, TurkishNew York, NYUSAAleppo, Syria
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BogosianLauralaurian25@gmail.comJournalism/ActivismJournalism and ActivismCo-founder Coalition to Recognize the Armenian Genocide; organizing committee Armenians and Progressive Politics; active in combatting genocide denial, including No Place for Denial campaign; media criticism.English, some FrenchBoston, MAUSAUSA
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Buchakjian (Kupelian)Gildagildakupelian@yahoo.comEducationEducation administration, resource development, teacher training, cultural presentations, public speaking, translationhttps://armenianstudiesed.wordpress.com/English, Armenian, French and Arabic. Basic TurkishFort Lee, NJUSABeirut, Lebanon
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ChakarianTinatina.chakarian@gmail.comArtsVisual Arts/Designer, www.chakariandesigngroup.comMuseum of Fine Arts, BostonVisual Arts/Architecture/Higher EducationArmenian, Arabic, French, EnglishBoston, Los Angeles, BerlinUSAb. Aleppo. School - Lebanon
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Del Aguila EurnekianJulianajdelaguila@bdfm.com.arBusinessBusiness/entrepreneurship/agrobusiness/winery/sustainability/socially committed businessPresident of Tierras de Armenia and Bodega del Fin del MundoSpanish, EnglishBuenos Aires / ArmeniaArgentina/ArmeniaArgentina
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Derderian-ArtinianTalintalinart@comcast.netEducationEducation Administrator / Principal/M.EdPrincipal at Taniel Varoujan Armenian Saturday School, Armenian Relief Society, Hamazkayin Armenian Cultural & Educational Society, Armenian All Saints Apostolic Church, Glenview, ILMentoring and Educating individuals young and old, Armenian and non-Armenian the relevance of our dynamic language, history and culture.Armenian, EnglishChicago, ILUSAAmman, Jordan
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FirkatianMariFirkatian@hartford.eduSocSci & Humanities/CommunityHistory, Community WorkUniversity of Hartford, West Hartford, CTDiplomatic History, Minority/Majority Politics and Power Relationships in Bulgaria, The Politics of Food Culture, Diaspora Studies, Nationalism, Educational Consultant with the Educational Testing Service, Princeton, NJ, Advisory Board Member of Norian Armenian Programs, Committee at the University of Connecticut, Genocide Commemoration Committee of Connecticut Member [?]Armenian, Bulgarian, English, French, Russian, some Polish, some SpanishWest Hartford, CTUSABulgaria
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Fundakian TorossianKatherineDr.fundukian@yahoo.comEducationEducationSuperintendent of Schools, Monrovia Unified School District, CaliforniaEnglish, ArmenianWhittier, CAUSAUSA
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GarapedianCarlaDr.carla@armenianfilm.orgArtsFilm, Journalism, Non-profit directorArmenian Film Foundation,Pomegranate FoundationActive through the Armenian Film Foundation in efforts to preserve visual materials on the Armenian genocide, including survivor testimonies at USC Shoah Foundation's Visual History Archive.  Genocide education, genocide prevention through the Pomegranate Foundation.  Director/Producer of Screamers.  Associate Producer of The Promise. Documentaries for Channel 4Dispatches on North Korea, Iran, Afghanistan, Chechnya.  Former BBC World news anchor.EnglishLondon and Los Angeles, CAUSAUSA
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GhaplanyanIrinaDr.irina.ghaplanyan@gmail.comSocSci & HumanitiesPolitical science, gender studies, leadership studies, social entrepreneurshipArmenian, English, RussianYerevanArmeniaArmenia
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GrigoryanSedasedaSgrigoryan@gmail.comArtsDocumentary filmmaker, TV broadcasterCivilnet, Yerevan, ArmeniaFormerly head the video production at CivilNet TV, where she produced several documentaries and TV reports.Armenian, English, RussianLondonUKYerevan, Armenia
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InjejikianHasmighasmigi@gmail.comArtsMusic, Music Education, Voice teaching, EthnomusicologyArmenian-related work is on voluntary basis.Creative work in Armenian music field.Children's recordings in Armenian: « Bourbadig »Armenian, English, FrenchMontrealCanadaLebanon
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JilozianAniani@womensupportcenter.orgActivism/HealthWomen's sexual and reproductive health and rightsWomen's Support Center NGOAlso works in the field of domestic violenceEnglish, ArmenianYerevanArmeniaPA, USA
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KasbarianLucineeditor@lucinekasbarian.comJournalism/ActivismPrint journalist and copywriter
Political cartoonist and illustrator
Children's book author
Magazine and newspaper editor
Publicist for book publishing industry/authors
Special event coordinator
Served on the Board of Directors of the Land & Culture Organization for many yearsWestern Armenian dance instruction. author of The Greedy Sparrow; Armenians: A Rugged Land, An Enduring People. www.lucinekasbarian.comArmenian, English, French, Familiarity with Diyarbakir Armenian dialectTeaneck, NJ and Belmont, MAUSAUSA
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KasbarianSossieDr.sossiekasbarian@gmail.comSocSci & HumanitiesAcademic (Lecturer in Middle East Politics)Lancaster University, UKTeaches Middle East Politics, Diasporas. SOAS PhD on Armenian diaspora. Co-editor of Diaspora of the Middle EastArmenian and Greek (both basic), EnglishCairo / EdimburghEgypt/UKCyprus
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KasparianSylviaProfsylvia.kasparian@umoncton.ca SocSci & Humanities/CommunityProfessor, Linguistics, French Department, Université de Moncton, Canada, Head of the Textual data analysis LaboratoryUniversité de Moncton, Département d’études Francaises, !8 rue Antonine Maillet Moncton, Nouveau Brunswick Canada E1A 3E9Specialities-- Social Linguistics : identity, multilingualism, immigration, languages of the world, conversational analysis-armenian language and culture, education in minority languages, statistical textual data analysis, armenian genocide, Artistic Director and President, Moncton Armenian FestivalFrench, Armenian, English, Arabic, Italian, Turkish MonrealCanadaBeirut
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KeheyanBelindabkeheyan@aquis.euBusinessHead of Marketing for Aquis Exchange (a pan-European stock exchange. Formerly financial journalist.Work at European stock exchangeTrustee, Armenian Institute, UKHead of Marketing for Aquis Exchange (a pan-European stock exchange. Formerly financial journalist.Work at European stock exchangeEnglish, Greek, ArmenianLondonUKCyprus
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KerovpyanShushanshusho@free.frArts/CommunityMusic, Community OrganizingCollectif Medz Bazar, Terre et CultureProgram Manager, Terre et Culture; Organizing trips to and relations with Turkey/Historic Armenia ; Singer and bass player in (and founder/member of) Collectif Medz Bazar; Programing events at Peniche AnakoArmenian, English, French, TurkishParisFranceFrance
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KerovpyanVirginiavirginia@kerovpyan.netArts/CommunityMusic, Singer, specializes in Armenian traditional Traditional and Sacred Armenian music.Community Organizing at Peniche AnakoAkn, Kotchnak, Peniche AnakoVoice, Traditional and Sacred music.Teacher with Aram Kerovpyan of Armenian modal chant. Community organizer, programmer at Peniche Anakohttp://akn-chant.org/en/
http://penicheanako.org/
Armenian, English, FrenchParisFranceWashington D.C., USA
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KoundakjianR.H. Lolalkoundakjian@yahoo.com Arts/CommunityPoet, Arts OrganizerCurator of the Armenian Poetry Project (2006-present) http://armenian-poetry.blogspot.com; organizer of various poetry events including the Poetry series at the Zohrab Information Center, New York, NY (2013-present) https://zohrabcenter.org/writes primarily in Armenian and English; www.lolakoundakjian.comArmenian, English, FrenchNew York, NYUSABeirut, Lebanon
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KricorianNancynkbookgroup@gmail.comArts/ActivismWriting, ActivismNational Board of Code Pink, Executive Committee of the Armenia Tree Project, Fellow of Women Mobilizing Memory at Columbia University’s Center for the Study of Social Changewww.nancycricorian.netEnglish, FrenchNew York, NYUSACambridge, MA, USA
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Major TchilingirianShakehinfo@shakeh.infoArtsArmenian folk dance solo artist, choreographer, workshop leader,Orthoptistwww.shakeh.info, Community: projects for children, senior citizens, young adultsEnglish, Armenian, French, FarsiLondonUKUK/Iran
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ManoogianMargaretmanoogim@wou.eduHealthFamily GerontologyAssociate Professor/Department Head, Gerontology, Western Oregon UniversityInvestigate intergenerational transfers among older parents and adult children. Current intergenerational research has focused on individuals and families who experience end-of-life, genocide, poverty, or poor health due to Type 2 diabetes.http://www.wou.edu/behavioralsciences/profile/dr-margaret-manoogian/English, conversational GermanCorvallis, OR, USAUSACA, USA
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ManoukianJenniferjsmanoukian@gmail.comSocSci &HumanitiesTranslation of Western Armenian; WritingMA from Dept of Middle East, South Asian and African Studies at Columbia University , BA in French and Middle Eastern Studies at Rutgers University.Interests include Western Armenian language and literature and cultural production in the Armenian diaspora.  Her first book-length translation—The Gardens of Silihdar, the memoir of Zabel Yessayan—was published in 2014.English, French, ArmenianNY, NYUSANY, USA
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MargossianShoghersh.margossian@gmail.comCommunity/EducationCulture, EducationHoushamadyan, School project coordinator, and Houshamadyan ODA (Open digital archive) editor and executive artistic directorLanguage teacher, community activistArmenian, English, French, Arabic, Dutch and RussianBrusselsBelgiumLebanon
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MatosianMaromaro@womensupportcenter.orgActivism/Communitywomen’s rights, domestic violence, civil society activismExecutive Director an founder of Women's Support Center NGO-Armenialived in Armenia since 1991English, Armenian, Roumanian , FrenchYerevan and also 4 months of the year in New JerseyArmenia/USARomania
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MnatsakanianAlinaalina@alinamn.comArtsVisual Artist, Conceptual Transmedia ArtistMember of visarte, professional artists’ association, since 2008 and president of visarte.neuchâtel since 2011 (sites: visarte.ch and visarte-neuchâtel.ch) - volunteer baseVisual artist, using conventional (painting, drawing, photography) and new media (video, sound, robotics, software), creating paintings and conceptual installations.Also Curator and OrganizerArmenian, Persian, English, FrenchNeuchâtelSwitzerlandTehran, Iran
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NorsigianJudyjudynorsigian@gmail.comActivism/HealthCo-founder and past executive director of Our Bodies Ourselves and board member of AIWA (Armenian International Womens Association)Currently volunteering on various climate change and other community-based projects dealing with maternal and child health, Armenian genocide recognition, and global human rights efforts.www.ourbodiesourselves.organdwww.aiwainternational.orgEnglish, FrenchBoston, MAUSABoston, MA, USA
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PattieSusanDr.susanppattie@gmail.comSocSci & Humanities/CommunityAnthropology, Community OrganizerTrustee, Armenian Institute; Senior Research Fellow at Unversity College London (Anthropology)Anthropologist, Writer, Lecturer. Co-founder and Director of Armenian Institute (2001-20012), recently Director of the Armenian Museum of America, Program Manager of the National Commemoration of the Armenian Genocide Centennial in Washington, DC. PhD in Cultural Anthropology from University of MIchigan.English, Armenian, FrenchLondon/ BostonUK/USAUSA
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RapkieivanCarolynhyecarolyn@yahoo.comEducation/ArtsAssistant Director for Education and Museum ProgramsThe American Indian, Smithsonian Institute.Developing/directing museum interpretive projects and departments.  Leadership in cultural, science, history, art, nature, and children's museums. Featured speaker: museums and cultural communities/politics/genocides/repatriation/education strategies/building museums. B.A. Anthropology, M.A. Museum Science.Washington, DCArmenian dance director/teacher/researcher.the Smithsonian My Armenia project and festival.EnglishWashington, DCUSAUSA
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SaryanJudithjasaryan@gmail.comBusiness/activismFinance, EditingNAASRFormerly Vice-President at Eaton Vance Management, Portfolio Manager.  Board Member at NAASR, active in AIWA managing/editing Zabel Yessayan translation project.English,French, ArmenianCambridge, MAUSAUSA
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Selian MatianAudreyDr.audreynathalie@gmail.comBusiness/Law/PhilanthropyImpact Investment / Venture PhilanthropyArtha Networks Inc; Fletcher School of Law & Diplomacy Interest in development, technology policy, and social entrepreneurship. Team member/advisor to the Halloran Philanthropies,, trustee for several non-profit organizations and on the board of a few for-profits. www.arthaplatform.comEnglish, French, Armenian, Basic SpanishGenevaSwitzerlandSwitzerland
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ShahieanTeniTeniS@otssolicitors.co.ukLawSolicitor in Human Rights, Immigration and Employment lawBritish Armenian Lawyers AssociationHead of BALA. Immigration law firm. Co-founder and principal solicitor of OTS Solicitors. Primary work is as principal solicitor of her law firm and volunteer work as the co-ordinator of British Armenian Lawyers Association. Pro-bono work at times. Also part of the Young Professionals committee of AGBU. http://otssolicitors.co.uk/teni-shahieanArmenian, EnglishLondonUKTeheran, Iran
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ShahinianGulnaragulnara.shahinian@gmail.comLawInternational law and policy , women'rights , conflict resolutionCouncil of Europe , ILO, UN work os independent consultant , " DEmocracy Today "UN special rapporteur on contemporary forms of slavery until 2015. An expert in trafficking, Ms. Shahinian is also the first vice president of the Group of Experts on Action Against Trafficking in Human Beings, which monitors the implementation of the Council of Europe Convention on Action Against Trafficking in Human Beings.  In 2005, she was also selected to chair the Expert Group meeting on CEDAW and violence in the family for the UN Economic and Social Commission for Asia and the Pacific.  Currently she is the president of the Democracy Now NGO.Armenia, Russian, English , Italian YerevanArmeniaTbilisi Georgia 
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SuciyanTalinDr.talin.suciyan@noi.fak12.uni-muenchen.deArtsHistory, Cinema, TranslationAssistant Prof. at Ottoman and Turkish Studies Dept., Ludwig-Maximilian University of MunichArmenian, Turkish, English, German, ItalianMunichGermanyIstanbul, Turkey
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TchakerianSevanasevanatchakerian@gmail.comArts/EducationMusic, Education, Music productionTsap Tsapik, Collectif Medz Bazar, MGNIGFounder/Musician at Collectif Medz Bazar, Founder of Tsap-Tsapik Music Education, Teaching expert at Ayb School and Nexus Center for the ArtsFrench, Armenian, English, SpanishYerevanArmeniaFrance
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ThomasianRuthruth@projectsaveCommunity/Soc SciPhoto Archivist and Social HistorianFounder/Director of Project SAVE: Armenian Photograph Archives.my work at Project SAVE Archives involves preserving and promoting Armenian cultural and social history through photographs in a variety of ways. We communicate with people on many levels so that all can understand and feel a part of the historical process. Being inclusive of all types of diversity and partisanship is a goal I encourage at Project SAVE Archives.English, a little Armenian and FrenchBoston, MAUSA
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WalrathDanadana.walrath@gmail.comArts/SocSci & HumanitiesWriter, artist, anthropologist, activistUniversity of Vermont's College of Medicine Author ofLike Water on Stone(Delacorte/Random House 2014), a verse novel about the Armenian genocide andAliceheimer’s(Penn State Press 2016) a graphic memoir about life with her mother before and during dementia.  On faculty at the University of Vermont’s College of Medicine, she believes in the healing power of stories. Also specialize in graphic narratives (comics)www.danawalrath.com www.viewfromthehighground.comEnglish, Basic French, Basic Armenian, Basic SpanishVermontUSAUSA
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YepoyanLindalinda@birthrightarmenia.org; www.birthrightarmenia.org; (610)642-6633 (tel/fax)Activism/Non-profit managementNon-profit ManagementBirthright Armenia; Armenian Volunteer CorpsBirthright ArmeniaEnglish, ArmenianPhiladelphia, PAUSAUSA
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YoungPamelaDr.pamelanyoung@hotmail.com Activism/NGO Management and ConsultancyHopeSideSolutions provides guidance and support to non-profits, academic institutions and corporations in the areas of proposal development, grants management and implementation, technical training, capacity building and staff mentoring.EnglishBoston, MAUSAUSA
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