Central Council


Rafael Grigoryan


Armenian Church of Jacksonville

Jacksonville, FL

Rafael has been a member of the ACYOA since embarking on his first Chapter workshop in January of 2016 in Tampa, FL. Since that point, he has helped establish and recruit members to the Jacksonville ACYOA chapter. He has served on the altar since he was 8 years old and still frequents trips to Jacksonville to serve for Fr. Tateos Abdalian. Rafael served on multiple executive boards ranging from his university days to professional organizations. Rafael is following his passion at Raymond James Financial as a Capital Markets analyst helping private and public companies raise money in the fixed income and equity markets. His key skills include financial statement analysis , relationship management and fundraising. On a personal note, Rafael enjoys watching his favorite sports teams, reading non-fiction books, attempting to play poker, watching his favorite shows, traveling to new locations, and volunteering.

Other Members


Sona Dagley


Nora Knadjian

Vice Chair


Nick Tashjian