Maya Meredova

Gill Jacot-Guillarmod Award, Honorable Mention, 2013Maya-Cropped

A Cultural Specialist at the Embassy in Ashgabat, Turkmenistan, Meredova uses cultural and educational programs to inspire people to reach higher levels of dedication to mutual understanding and service. She also heads of a committee liaising between Embassy leadership and local staff – similar to the kind of professional advocacy work that Lois Roth did on behalf of fellow employees.