The Board of Trustees works to establish general policies and oversees the management of Ararat Home as well as the care and protection of its operations and properties. The Board is comprised of 23 trustees, who are elected by the Ararat Home membership to serve on a voluntary basis for three-year terms.
Ararat Home Board of Trustees
Top row: Peter Darakjian, Roy Martinian, D.D.S., Shahe Boyadjian, Rafi Mardirosian, Arthur Zabounian
2nd row: Armen Hampar, Joseph Ouzounian, M.D., Richard Jebejian, Gary Kaloostian, Raffi Balian, M.D., Joseph Kanimian, Esq.
3rd row: Sinan Sinanian, Vahe Vartanian, Michael Surmeian, Nazar Ashjian, CPA, Vatche Bardakjian, M.D.
Bottom row: Nadya Verabian, Debbie Avedian, Nora Hampar, Kohar Mardirossian Pelter, MSN, Maggie Mangassarian-Goschin
(not pictured): Harout Mesrobian, M.D., Ron Nazeley, Berj Shahbazian
Joseph Kanimian, Esq. | Chairman
Ron Nazeley | 1st Vice Chair
Richard Jebejian | 2nd Vice Chair
Debbie Avedian | Secretary
Michael Surmeian | Treasurer
Arthur Zabounian | Assistant Secretary
Vahe Vartanian | Assistant Treasurer
Chief Operating Officer
Raffi Balian, M.D.
Vatche Bardakjian, M.D.
Roy Martinian, D.D.S.
Harout Mesrobian, M.D.
Joseph Ouzounian, M.D.
Kohar Mardirosian Pelter, MSN