Expert on Participation
Geographer by studies, Educator by experience and Facilitator by passion. I worked for more than 10 years in local and international youth organization where I led soft-skills trainings and facilitated cultural exchange through various activities and events.
In Romania (where I was born) and in France I was a geography and natural science teacher for bilingual classes in high-school. Since 2014 I live in Berlin where I dedicate my time to integration and participation projects.
In 2019 I co-founded the initiative zumquadrat (https://zumquadrat.org/de/) with the aim to open Berlin´s first primary school dedicated to innovative multilingual teaching for children with Eastern-European languages background.
Co-founder of the citizens participation project “Map Me Happy” ( https://mapmehappy.com/en/ ) awarded 2nd Place by PRO MISTO Social Boost: BEST URBAN SOCIAL STARTUP 2015
Coordinator for the youth seminar “IDEA: Intercultural Dialogue – a European Adventure” (https://egea.eu/activities/idea-intercultural-dialogue-a-european-adventure/) awarded the European Charlemagne Youth Prize 2014 (Romania) by the European Parliament
Board member of the European Geography Association for students and young geographers (2012-2013)