GOVERNMENT AFFAIRS COORDINATOR


Office | 818.500.1918


Ruben@ANCAWR.org

Ruben D. Karapetian serves as ANCA-WR Government Affairs Coordinator responsible for executing the legislative strategy of the ANCA-WR, building and cultivating working relationships with local and regional elected officials.

Previously, Karapetian had been an intern and research associate with the ANCA-WR, analyzing and indexing global atrocity crimes and genocide. Karapetian would soon after join the ANCA’s Hovig Apo Saghdejian Capital Gateway Fellowship Program.

Karapetian holds a B. A. in Political Science with a focus on Comparative Politics, obtained from the University of California, Berkeley. His primary areas of study were Eastern Europe, East Asia, and American Foreign Policy.

Before his university studies, Karapetian worked on various film and multimedia projects in Burbank, CA.