Anna, an Armenian national, joined PPIAF in June 2014. Anna provides advice on context driven design and monitoring as well as utilization-focused evaluation of PPIAF’s grants to maximize the impact of PPIAF’s technical assistance. She also works on PPIAF’s support to private sector participation in fragile states. Prior to joining PPIAF, Anna worked in the United Nations Development Program and National Democratic Institute country offices in Armenia, where she oversaw democratic governance, electoral participation and gender related projects. Anna holds a Master of Arts Degree with concentration in Development Economics and Policy Analysis and Evaluation from the Fletcher School at Tufts University and a Master of Arts Degree in International Relations from Yerevan State University.