Leadership Programs Coordinator
Elisabeta is currently coordinating the Leadership Programs of Aspen Institute Romania. Before joining Aspen, she worked in the nongovernmental sector as public relations specialist and project manager. She designed and coordinated the implementation of PR strategies, designed and delivered training sessions for various stakeholders and managed and implemented projects in the field of community organizing. She was involved in advocacy campaigns in the area of public policy and civic participation, handling multistakeholder relations and partnerships with financers, public authorities and NGOs in Romania, as well as with international partners. Elisabeta holds a BA in Political Science and an MA in Comparative Politics from the University of Bucharest; during her studies she became interested in the politics of the MENA region, focusing on political participation and representation, as well as political parties and party-systems development.