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Abraham Armstrong

Associate Director, China Programs

Abraham Armstrong is Associate Director of China Programs at the Victims of Communism Memorial Foundation, where he provides management oversight of VOC’s China team. Previously he spent over a decade in journalism, business consulting, and nonprofit development. From 2018-21 he served as VOC’s Associate Director of Development, overseeing its external publications, grant writing and reporting, and donor relations. From 2016-18 he edited for the International Finance Corporation of the World Bank Group, supporting regional and field teams in the Middle East, North Africa, and Central Asia. From 2013-16 he worked as an editor and analyst for a British economic research firm, covering emerging markets in the Gulf and East Asia, including China’s Belt and Road Initiative. From 2010-13 he worked as a reporter in Washington State, and a business consultant in the vacation rental industry. A native of the west coast, he holds a B.A. in English literature from Hillsdale College and has lived in France, Germany, Switzerland, Turkey, Alaska, and the Caribbean. He speaks German and French.