Jeannie Markarian lives in Texas. Her family hails from Keghi and from the Dikranagert region prior to moving to Polis.
Jeannie attended UT Austin, graduating in 05 with a degree in Anthropology/Sociology. She has helped found the Rhizome Collective and Monkeywrench Books in Austin.
She is active at a grassroots level on a number of issues including Armenian ones. She plans to go to the Republic of Armenia this Summer, then Beirut to track down her remaining family and visit Der Zor.