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Speaker Profile – Lorig Charkoudian

Lorig Charkoudian

District 20 Representative

Maryland General Assembly


Lorig Charkoudian represents District 20 in the Maryland General Assembly, where she serves on the Economic Matters Committee. Lorig is a strong advocate for legislation promoting environmental justice, consumer protections, economic justice, criminal justice reform, and a sustainable food system. In addition to her role as Delegate, Lorig is the Executive Director of the Community Mediation Maryland. Lorig received her PhD in Economics from Johns Hopkins University, has been honored three times as Maryland’s Top 100 Women by the Maryland Daily Record. She lives in Takoma Park with her two children, Aline and Raffi, and runs ultra-marathons.