Katya brings years of leadership and management experience from her time participating in St. George's Pathfinders, as a leader, and St. Herman's Youth conference, as a youth adviser. In 2018, she graduated George Mason University with a B. A. in History and Russian Eurasian studies. Currently Katya is finishing an M.S. degree in Curriculum Development and Education. In her free time Katya can be found at her parish, St. John the Baptist Russian Orthodox Cathedral, and pursing numerous hobbies with her husband.
Alena has over 10 years of dedication and fundraising experience , which she brings to the FFA. Before joining the FFA, in 2008, she earned a B.S. in French and M.S. in Journalism. Outside of work Alena enjoys Orthodox music, cooking, and BBC drama. Currently, Alena lives in Kansas, with her husband and four children.
Veronika brings over six years of social media and fundraising experience to the FFA. Before joining the FFA Veronika studied at University of Michigan, finishing her B.A. in Political Science. When Veronika started working for the FFA she was lining in Minnesota, since then she has moved back to Moscow with her family. Outside of work Veronika enjoys traveling, exploring nature, reading, and knitting. She lives in Moscow with her husband and three daughters.
Social Media Manager and Mission Liaison
Masha brings years of customer service experience to the FFA, working previously in retail and currently in marketing. She is completing her B.A. in Business Administration, at Kings College. Outside of work Masha spends her time singing, reading, traveling, and exploring New York City. To date, Masha has taken numerous pilgrimages all over Russia and the Holy Land.