Community Awards and Distinctions

Silicon Valley's "100 Woman of Influence"
Named as one of "100 Woman of Influence” by the Silicon Valley Business Journal (April 2019).

"Woman of the Year" Award
Named 2019 "Woman of the Year" for the state’s 28th Assembly District by State Assemblymember Evan Low, an SJSU alumnus (March 2019).

"Person of the Year" Award
Received the "Person of the Year" Award, bestowed by the Knights of Vartan (July 2018).

"Woman of the Year" Award
Received "Woman of the Year" Award, bestowed by the Daughters of Vartan, at their Annual Convocation, Detroit, Michigan (July 2018).

Khachatur Abovian Medal
Received the Khachatur Abovian Medal, bestowed by the Armenian State Pedagogical University after Khachatur Abovian, Yerevan, Armenia (May 2018).

Saints Sahag and Mesrob Medal
Received the Saints Sahag and Mesrob Medal, bestowed by the His Holiness Karekin II, Catholicos of All Armenians (May 2016).

Medal of Distinction
Received Medal of Distinction from the Ministry of Diaspora, the Republic of Armenia (May 2016).

Athena Award in Leadership
Received the Athena Award in Leadership, bestowed by the Greater New Haven and Quinnipiac Chambers of Commerce (Oct 2015).

Woman of Distinction Award
Received Woman of Distinction Award, bestowed by the NJ Women’s Network, Spring Conference (April 2015).

Honorary Degree
Awarded Honory Degree, Armenian State Pedagogical University after Khachatur Abovian, Yerevan, Armenia (April 2012).