Susan Chakmakian, MFT

Board President

Susan Chakmakian is a Licensed Marriage and Family Therapist, a Catholic cantor, and music teacher. After struggling to becomes parents, Susan and her husband, Armen, considered adoption in 2011 and were blessed to adopt their son Gabriel, through Holy Family Services in 2013. With sincere gratitude to his birthmother for her selflessness and offering this gift of love and joy to their lives, she decided to continue the mission of choosing adoption by joining the board of HFS in 2016.