Penn State Harrisburg

H. Ralph Vartan, '08g

· Executive Board Member; Board of Advisers

Biography

Chairman & CEO
Vartan Group, Inc.

Mr. Vartan is Chairman & CEO of Vartan Group, Inc., a multi-disciplinary real estate investment company headquartered in Harrisburg, PA.

Mr. Vartan has served on the boards of two community banks. He is a member of the Penn State Harrisburg Board of Advisers, as well as the Boards of Directors for the HACC Foundation, Harrisburg Young Professionals, and Market Square Concerts.

He holds an MBA from the Penn State Smeal College of Business, and Bachelor of Music degree from Westminster Choir College in Princeton, NJ.

The son of Armenian immigrants, Mr. Vartan speaks Armenian and French. He is the second Chairman of the Vartan Group, succeeding his late father John O. Vartan.n 2004.  They are married 24 years and have an 18 year old daughter who has been involved with showing both hunter and jumper horses since she has been 5.