Paola Bortini

over 15 years experience of working with international NGOs and institutions; holds a MA in European Comparative Social Studies; expertise and interest around Leadership and Learning with special focus on Learning to Learn and Creative Leadership; done research on Intercultural Competence Development and Well-being as well as methods for Activating Learning through games (gamification)

Anne Rise

45 years of experience as a leader in volunteer NGOs; 30 years of experience with training volunteer leaders; 15 years of training corporate teams and leaders; working on teams, creativity, networking, coaching, communication, competence building and personal development issues in many aspects.
Bachelor in Librarianship, supplied with a study in Psychology and a Master in Organizational Learning. Certificate on a number of international Personality assessments.

Liz Smith

15 years experience in the voluntary sector, most of which were with a worldwide organization. Holds a Diploma in psychology & a MSc. in Life Course Development, areas of interest & expertise in relation to Leadership Development include mentoring & coaching, diversity , facilitation skills & the development of young people.

Angelica Paci

10 years experience as a company adviser for designing and implementing quality systems (ISO 9001 standards) 12 years working in the field of non formal education; holds a Master degree in Italian Literature; at the moment attending a Master in Life coaching; expertise and interest around Leadership and Intercultural Learning with special focus on Experiential learning, facilitation of group learning processes and Learning to Learn; has done research on methods for Activating Learning through games (gamification)

Irene Rojnik

10 years experience in working with International NGO; Master in communication; degrees in mediation, systemic coaching and organizational development ; expertise and interest around Leadership in connection with intercultural learning, diversity, gender-equality, communication and conflict resolution.