Ani serves as MassCOSH's eyes and ears on the ground in area public schools. She is currently a Boston Public middle school teacher of 7 years. Graduated from BU with an degree in Political Science and International Relations and a Masters in Education from UMass, she combines her love of advocacy with her desire to be an asset to young minds. She has volunteered during MassCOSH's LEAPS conference for the last 5 years and has developed close relationships with our teens. She has served on the local & East Coast board of Homenetmen and the Boston board of the Armenian Youth Federation, both educating and advocating for Armenian youth and adults, while working to fund raise, change legislation, and create/modify existing curriculum.
Ani has a passion for education, and brings a new perspective on current policy and experience with the youth education system while combining that with her exceptional board skills to make an impact for young people in Boston and its surrounding communities.