Expert of Yerevan Press Club

Date and Place of Birth: June 26, 1972, Ararat village, Ararat region, Armenia


1990-1995 Yerevan State University; Department of Philology; philologist

2003-2004 Caucasus School of Journalism and Media Management (Tbilisi, Georgia); Master’s Degree in journalism and media management


2010-present expert of Yerevan Press Club

2008-2013 national coordinator for Armenia, SCOOP Caucasus

2009 October-December press-attache of National Centre for AIDS Prevention

2005-2009 information program officer of Caucasus Media Institute

2001-2006 correspondent of “Hetq” online newspaper

1998-2004 correspondent of “Aravot” daily

1997-1998 correspondent of “Hayk” weekly

1996-1997 correspondent of “Dprots” weekly

1995-1996 teacher of Armenian language and literature of “Targmanchats” high school (Ararat village)

Membership in Journalistic Associations and Their Governing Bodies:

Since 2012 Yerevan Press Club

2001-2008 board member of “Investigative Journalists” NGO


2002 Yerevan Press Club Annual Award – for the cycle of environmental articles in “Hetq” electronic weekly

Publications: “Aravot”, “Hayk”, “Dprots”, “Hetq” online newspaper, IWPR (Institute of War and Peace Reporting), BSJ (Bross Street Journal)

Hobbies: music, books, traveling

Languages: Armenian, Russian, English

Marital Status: married with two children

Contact Information:

Tel. (374 10) 53 00 67, 53 35 41 (office)

Е-mail: [email protected]