B.A. Environmental Policy, Fordham University. As the Program Associate for the Bard MBA in Sustainability, Ani is responsible for the day-to-day operations of the MBA program as well as the coordination of Residency Weekends in New York City. Prior to joining the MBA team, Ani worked for a number of environmental organizations including the Foundation for the Preservation of Wildlife and Cultural Assets in Yerevan, Armenia, the New York City Department of Parks and Recreation and The Human Impacts Institute. Most recently, Ani was a Research Assistant for the Women’s Initiative of the George W. Bush Institute where she authored case studies evaluating the impact that the First Ladies of Ethiopia, Tanzania and Uganda have on the women of those nations.