Meet Our Staff
Shoghik Mikayelyan has been the Executive Director of Nor Luyce since 2009. She is a Gyumri native, with an advanced degree in psychology. Shoghik speaks, in addition to Armenian, English, Spanish and Russian. In her spare time she plays classical piano. Shoghik has received her second MA in Counseling and Human Services as a Fulbright student in Lehigh university.
Shushan Yeranosyan – HR coordinator
Is a Gyumri native, with a bachelor degree in linguistics. Shushan speaks Armenian, English, Russian and German and has been with Nor Luyce Mentoring since 2018. In her spare time she writes articles about her city Gyumri and regions of Shirak. At Asparez club she is an active civic and regional jounalist. Beside Nor Luyce, she works at I-Link NGO, working with sister cities of Gyumri where she is also an HR coordinator. She has a lot of goals and dreams, her main lifelong goal is to connect with her native city Gyumri, because she’s in love with the city.
Arpi Hambaryan – PR manager of Nor Luyce Mentoring.
From the years of 2013-2017 Arpi studied at the Shirak State University, she is a graduate of journalism following her life long passion to pursue this profession. Arpi is fluent in languages of Armenian and Russian, she can also understand the English language. In 2015-2016 She was volunteering as a mentor for the youth here at Nor Luyce, she was such a great success and very effective in her work, soon thereafter she achieved PR manager status in the organization. Her hobbies include singing and professional photography, and wishes to see more women socialists in her native city of Gyumri.
Tatev Baloyan – Group Meeting Coordinator
Studied social work at Shirak State University from the years 2013 to 2017. Since 2014, she had been volunteering for Nor Luyce and thereafter from the years 2016-2017 she continuously volunteers for various other organizations. Besides her current part time group coordinating position at Nor Luyce Mentoring for Youth, she regularly gives back to her Gyumri community with social contributions. At the “Byurakni Secondary School”, she is a social worker advocating for changes.
Talar Lori Hancherian – Project leader-Program developer
Key note speaker met and maintaining high standards in personal and community transformation, expressing spiritual knowledge. Preparing innovative breakthroughs for the youth in making ethical and moral life choices for society. She integrates both modern and traditional culture, instilling encouraging and empowering values. She is creating a community of leaders and innovators for future generations. Organizing public awareness campaigns to make differences for the lives of orphans, in charitable and philanthropic causes. She is inspirational to artists, musicians, international organizations, and students of metaphysics.
Rima Malxasyan – Financial Management
She is a graduate of Gyumri Medical College in the nursing department of 2011. Rima has been working full time at Nor Luyce and manages the financial aspects of the youth mentoring organization. Rima also recruits new members into the program and includes all the necessary paperwork. She believes in humility and equal rights for all and the freedom to act upon ones own dream to success.