Boyka Parfitt, manager of government and external relations, joined ISTE's advocacy team in 2016 with strong desire to be part of a mission-driven organization and make a difference.
Prior to working at ISTE, Boyka was a contracts specialist for a federal government contractor where she negotiated awards for international projects. She has extensive experience in banking and has worked as an operations manager, overseeing all aspects of branch operations and compliance, and providing strategic support for business development efforts. While in banking, Boyka held financial literacy seminars in low-income communities and organized events at local schools to educate children about banking.
She holds a bachelor’s degree in law from the University of National and World Economy in Sofia, Bulgaria, and a bachelor’s in business from University of Phoenix.