Mrs Anelia Atanasova
Anelia Atanasova, SIOP’s Administrative Coordinator supports the SIOP Secretariat and the Society’s members with all administrative management tasks.
She is engaged with administrative activities and is one of the main contact points, support the SIOP Secretariat, the Board of Directors and the leaders of the Society’s Networks, Committees, Working Groups and Task Forces with the day-to-day business of the Society, its various activities, and operations. She is a lawyer by profession and used to practice in the legal field for 6 years, graduated from the Bulgarian University of Veliko Tarnovo in 2010. She has more than five years experience with a non-profit organizations, which developed crucial skills like attention to culture, community and mission which are a continuous focus in her work. She was involved in different international projects regarding disadvantaged groups, building communications with different parties and coordination of project activities where in the role of Project coordinator worked for Open Society Institute, Sofia, Trust for Social Achievement and others. She took part in different activities for implementation of the project "T.E.A.M.2 - Together wE Achieve More" implemented by the Secretariat of the NCCEII through the administration of the Council of Ministers, funded by the European Union’s Rights, Equality and Citizenship Programme (2014-2020). She has leading role to motivate project teams and monitor project activities, coordinate work with consultants and volunteers in different projects. She resides in Montana, Bulgaria.