Anush HOVAKIMYAN
Armenia | Humphrey Fellow

Anush is the executive director of the Goris Tourism Office at the Goris Development Center (Armenian NGO), where she designed and implemented touristic and economic development projects. On the board of directors for the Goris Womenís Development Resource Center Foundation, she has also served as the financial and community project manager. She has a masterís degree in management from the Armenian State University of Economics. At MIT, she hopes to enhance her knowledge of urban and regional tourism planning, analyze international trends in tourism, and gain new perspectives on ways tourism can be developed in Armenia and stimulate itsí economy.