COMMUNITY DEVELOPMENT COORDINATOR


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Simon@ANCAWR.org

simonSimon Maghakyan has been ANCA-WR’s Community Development Coordinator since 2015. Based in Denver, he works with Armenian-American communities in 18 states to organize and strengthen grassroots, and concurrently teaches political science. Maghakyan’s previous experiences include Colorado legislature employment and service as post-Soviet expert for Amnesty International. His project Djulfa.com documents Azerbaijan’s annihilation of the world’s largest field of medieval khachkar monuments. In 2015, Maghakyan executed the Armenians of Colorado campaign to memorialize the Armenian Genocide and all crimes against humanity through a replica Djulfa khachkar on Colorado’s capitol grounds.