Authors

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Thank you to our wonderful authors! Over the years many PCVs, RPCVs, counterparts, colleagues, and staff have all contributed to the content found on the blog. If you would also like to be a contributing offer, please contact us with a pitch for what you might like to write about.

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Authors

Amy Redwine, RPCV K-6

Amy served in Chui Oblast.

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Astra Rakhmatilla Kyzy

Astra is a Kyrgyz national who studied abroad in the United States where she made RPCV friends and changed her life.

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Brianna Hawk, RPCV K-27

Brianna Hawk is a DC-based international affairs professional who was evacuated from Kyrgyzstan during the global COVID evacuation. She is hopeful to return to her Peace Corps site where she will work with school staff and local officials to repair the school’s underground classrooms.

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David Malana, RPCV K-18

David served in Talas Oblast from 2010-12.

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Friends of Kyrgyzstan, Editor

Friends of Kyrgyzstan is a registered 501(c)3 organization and is not associated with the United States Peace Corps.

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Judson L Moore, RPCV K-19

Judson L Moore is a K-19 who served in Talas and Bishkek as an Economic Development volunteer. His first site at RadioMost in Talas led him to create kyrgyzmedia.com, which has gone on to be a national media outlet. Judson currently lives in Berlin, Germany, where he works at eBay as a product Manager.

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Linda Lee Blaine, RPCV K-7

Linda served in Chui Oblast.

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Tracy Riggan, RPCV K-4

Tracy is a K-4 who served in Chui Oblast.

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Friends of Kyrgyzstan is a registered 501(c)3 organization and is not associated with the United States Peace Corps. The views and information expressed here are our own and do not necessarily reflect the opinions or policies of either the United States Peace Corps or it’s volunteers.