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Hovik Arakelian

Hovik J. Arakelian

Director of Development

Florida State University
College of Law
Advocacy Center, Room A218B
Phone: 850.644.6357
Fax: 850.644.7282


B.A., English Literature, Florida State University, 2009

Hovik Arakelian joined the law school as the Director of Development in 2017. In this role, he works with the dean to develop opportunities for and to secure major gifts to propel the law school forward. Before coming to the law school, he served Florida State University in multiple roles, most recently in the Office of Gift Planning. His area of expertise is assisting donors with bringing their philanthropic passions to life through creative and complex gift plans.

Alumni Affairs Office Staff

Mackenzie Crane 
Development Officer 

Justin Ferretti
Office Administrator

Erin Parrish
Program Associate, Gift Processing & Donor Recognition

Kristin Gousse
Administrative Assistant