Vincent Lima started visiting Armenia in 1992 and lived there, with his family, from 2006 to 2010. He was, at that time, editor of The Armenian Reporter, a weekly newspaper. He has taken his children back to Armenia every year until the pandemic. His mother moved to Armenia in 2014.
Vincent now works as a test developer for licensing and certification exams, based in the Rochester, New York, area. He is trained as a historian and a psychometrician. He is the immediate past president of the Performance Testing Council.