Astra is the Honorary Consul of Lithuania in Las Vegas and also serves on the Board of the World Affairs Council Las Vegas and the Advisory Board of the International Business Program at the University of Nevada Las Vegas.

Prior to moving to Las Vegas, her former positions include: Fund Manager of Fondo Capital de Inversiones (FOCAP), an equity fund investing in private businesses in the State of Guanajuato, Mexico; co-partner of Isis Group in Washington D.C., a consulting company focusing on women’s businesses in the emerging markets; the World Bank and the International Finance Corporation.

¬†Astra is a graduate of Georgetown University’s School of Foreign Service (BSFS) and the School of Business (MS). She is also a graduate of the Executive Development Program at Harvard Business School.