Haigazian University

ABOUT HAIGAZIAN

Board of Trustees

The Board of Trustees of Haigazian University consists of 18 capable men and women who have brought their expertise to serve the University. The members are appointed by the AMAA (Paramus, NJ) and the UAECNE (Beirut, Lebanon). The Board also has ex-officio members: the Executive Director of the AMAA (Paramus, NJ), the President of the UAECNE (Beirut, Lebanon) and the President of the Philibosian Foundation. Six of the Trustees, forming the Executive Committee of the Board, come from Lebanon and closely follow the work at the University. The other members are from various regions of the USA. The Trustees hold two meetings a year, one in Beirut, and another in the USA.

Officers and Members

Ani Darakjian, M.D., Chair
John Sagherian, Recording Secretary
H. Steven Aharonian, M.D.
Hasmig Baran, Ph.D.
Serge Buchakjian
Seta Karagoezian
Prof. J. Barkev M. Kassarjian, Ph.D.
Louis Kurkjian
Robert Kurkjian
Hrag Marganian, M.D.
Herair Mouradian
Vahe Nalbandian, Ph.D.
Maro Nercessian
Gary Phillips, Esq.
Eddie Racoubian, M.D.
Christina Segel
Vahram Shemmassian, Ph.D.

Ex-Officio Members

Nazareth Darakjian, President AMAA
Zaven Khanjian, Executive Director/CEO, AMAA
Rev. Mgrdich Karagoezian, President, UAECNE
Joyce Stein, Chairperson, Stephen Philibosian Foundation​
Rev. Paul Haidostian, Ph.D., President, Haigazian University

Honorary Life Member

Arthur Mehagian​​

See Archived Board of Trustees here

Committees

1. EXECUTIVE COMMITTEE
Mr. Nabil Ekmekji, Treasurer
Mr. John Sagherian, Recording Secretary
Mrs. Maro Nercessian
Mrs. Seta Karagoezian
Rev. Dr. Paul Haidostian, President, Ex-Officio

2. ACADEMIC AFFAIRS COMMITTEE
Dr. Joseph Zeronian,Chair
Rev. Dr. Carnegie Calian
Dr. Ann Sarafian
Mrs. Seta Karagoezian
Prof. Barkev Kassarjian

3. DEVELOPMENT COMMITTEE
Dr. Hrag Marganian
Mr. John Sagherian
Mrs. Joyce Stein
Dr. Haroutioun Nicolian

4. EVANGELICAL WITNESS COMMITTEE
Rev. Megrdich Karagoezian, Chair
Miss Ani Boujikanian
Dr. Ani Darakjian

5. FINANCE COMMITTEE
Dr. Ani Darakjian
Dr. Hrair Aharonian
Mr. Herair Mouradian
Mr. Louis Kurkjian
Mr. Nabil Ekmekji
Mr. Vahe Nalbandian
Rev. Dr. Paul Haidostian

6. LEGAL AFFAIRS COMMITTEE
Mr. Albert Momjian, Chair
Mr. Gary Phillips
Mr. George Phillips Sr.

7. REAL ESTATE COMMITTEE
Mr. Hratch Sarkis, Chair
Mr. Jack Ekmekji
Mr. Nabil Ekmekji
Mr. John Sagherian
Mr. Robert Kurkjian

View the Revisted Constitution and Bylaws of Haigazian University here.