Staff

Directors

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Eugenia Lean

Director

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Nicole Vartanian

Executive Director

Contact
212-854-6902
[email protected]

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Katherine Forshay

Assistant Director

Contact
212-854-1735
[email protected]

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Nancy Hirshan

Director of Finance and Operations

Contact
212-854-6928
[email protected]

General Administrators

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Rattana Bounsouaysana

Administrative Coordinator
Visiting Scholars and General Inquiries

Contact
212-854-6906
[email protected]

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Marie Armenouhi Papazian

Administrative Assistant 
IT, East Wing Staff Support, Work-Study Coordinator, and General Inquiries

Contact
212-854-2592
[email protected]

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Susan Anthony

Administrative Assistant 
Professional Fellows Coordinator, Events, West Wing Staff Support

Contact
212-854-2575
[email protected]

Program Officers

Sarah Jessup
Sarah Jessup

Program Coordinator
Special Events and Projects Inquiries

Contact
[email protected]

 

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Ariana King

Communications Coordinator
Press and Publications Inquiries

Contact
212-854-1725
[email protected]

Julie Kwan
Julie Kwan

Events Coordinator
Events Inquiries

Contact
[email protected]

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Elizabeth Peiffer
Elizabeth Peiffer

Student Affairs Coordinator
MARSEA and Student Programs Inquiries

Contact
212.854.9206
[email protected]

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Sreyneath Poole

New York Southeast Asia Network Program Coordinator
NYSEAN Events and Programming Inquiries

Contact
212-854-2592
[email protected]

Asia for Educators (AFE) Program

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Roberta H. Martin

Director

Contact
212-854-1723
[email protected]

Kim Madalinski

Program Coordinator

Contact
206-522-1178
[email protected]