Hilda Grigorian – Chair Member
Ms. Grigorian has over 25 years of professional experience in private sector in U.S. with over 12 years of experience in International Development arena including 8 years of working for USAID and other donor agencies in Afghanistan, where she served as a development adviser to the U.S. and NATO Armed forces. As an international consultant, she worked for UNDP/Afghanistan on Gender Equality Project, embedded with the Ministry of Women Affairs. Ms. Grigoiran has conducted several research on women status in Afghanistan, Armenia and Pakistan.
In May 2011, Ms. Grigorian was recognized by the U.S. Congress for her achievements in Armenia and Afghanistan. Ms. Grigorian holds an MBA and currently finishing her Ph.D. studies in Public Policy and International NGO Management. Ms. Grigorian currently lives in Armenia and teaches business courses to MBA students at the American University of Armenia (AUA).