Siranush Galstyan joined WWF-Armenia in March 2006. In 2002, she gained her Master's degree in Environmental Sciences and Policy from the Central European University in Budapest.
Upon returning from her studies in Europe, Siranush worked in Armenia in a forestry related project dealing with different aspects of the forestry sector including institutional and legal issues, as well as capacity building. In that context, she was involved in a number of participatory processes for the development of forest policy and strategy, the national forest program, forestry legislation and others.
As a core team member, she also participated in the organization and implementation of workshops and trainings. In 2004, Siranush coordinated a CBD related project including the preparation and publication of a guide on biodiversity for lecturers and students. This publication includes general information about biodiversity as well as an Armenian translation of the Convention.
Siranush speaks Armenian, Russian and English. She also teaches various environmental courses at the University level.