Annie Wilcox Boyajian is Director of Advocacy at Freedom House, and leads Freedom House’s advocacy to the U.S. government and collaboration with American human rights groups.
Prior to joining Freedom House, she spent seven years on Capitol Hill, working in both the Senate and the House. During her time on the Hill, Boyajian focused on foreign policy, human rights, and appropriations issues, and served most recently as a Legislative Director. She has worked extensively on freedom of expression and freedom of religion issues, and holds a Master’s degree in International Affairs: U.S. Foreign Policy from American University’s School of International Service. Her Master’s research project focused on China’s influence on African media.