Darius A. Arya, Ph.D.
CEO and co-founder
Darius oversees, directs, and manages the day to day operations of the Institute. He also guides and fosters support for the organization in its many initiatives: programming, projects, fundraising, outreach.
Marco has worked in study abroad in Italy (ACCENT) and abroad (UK, North and South Korea). Speaking 6 languages and with extensive IT skills, Marco handles all logistical and administrative tasks for AIRC programs.
Associate Director of Archaeology
Albert, an archaeologist and film-maker, lived and worked in Italy on and off for 15 years before joining AIRC in Rome in 2008.
Social Media Strategist
Erica is a journalist who has been surfing the web for the AIRC since 2010. As Social Media Strategist, she oversees AIRC content and outreach in all new/digital media platforms.