"Wim Gabriels" "Director" "https://esn.org/sites/default/files/board_secretariat/Wim_2311.png" "https://esn.org/sites/default/files/board_secretariat/Wim_2311_thumb.png" "Wim Gabriels is the Director of ESN and he has a thorough experience in project management of European-level projects and a deep understanding of the educational landscape in Europe. He has experience in project coordination but also of grant-specific regulations, project reporting, contact with stakeholders outside the partnership and strategic planning. He is also experienced in planning effective communication and dissemination, having a Bachelor in Communication Studies (Communication Science) and a Master in Communication Studies (Media Sociology and Strategic Marketing) from University of Antwerp. Wim has also worked at the International Relations Office of Vrije Universiteit Brussels and he has represented ESN in various other roles, notably as a Board member in the Erasmus Student and Alumni Association. In these last two capacities he has build an extensive knowledge on non-EU projects and programmes in order to build an global awareness of European higher education. Active in the field of Diversity and Inclusion and Community Engagement, Wim strives to make Internationalisation of Education contribute to society." "https://twitter.com/GabrielWims" "https://www.linkedin.com/in/gabrielswim/" "[email protected]" "Trassa Ní Fhloinn" "Office Manager" "https://esn.org/sites/default/files/board_secretariat/Trassa_2311.png" "https://esn.org/sites/default/files/board_secretariat/Trassa_2311_thumb.png" "Trassa is the Office Manager at ESN. She studied Theology at KU Leuven, and was previously the Office Manager for an NGO in the cultural sector. As the Office Manager Tracey is responsible for the daily HR within the office, the office logistics and ensuring the other staff members can execute their tasks effectively through supporting their working conditions. Tracey is also the first point of contact for queries coming from external stakeholders and students, as well as the main responsible for Brussels based conferences. " "[email protected]" "[email protected]" "Sabri Ben Rommane" "Communications Officer" "https://esn.org/sites/default/files/board_secretariat/Sabri_2211.jpg" "https://esn.org/sites/default/files/board_secretariat/Sabri_2211_thumb.jpg" "Sabri Ben Rommane is the Communications Officer at ESN. Sabri has a BA on languages and cultures and a double-degree MA on Global Politics and Euro-Mediterranean Relations from the University of Catania (Italy) and Liège (Belgium). He’s been working on EU projects with a focus on communication, campaigns and project cycle management on development cooperation projects implemented in developing countries and on projects implemented in the EU communicating and working with a wide range of audiences, stakeholders, and beneficiaries. He also has experience and knowledge on the managerial aspects of EU projects, fundraising, training and various communication techniques and tools." "[email protected]" "https://twitter.com/benrommane/" "https://www.linkedin.com/in/sabri-benrommane/" "Paola Di Marzo" "Project Officer" "https://esn.org/sites/default/files/board_secretariat/Paola_2308.png" "https://esn.org/sites/default/files/board_secretariat/Paola_2308_thumb.png" "Paola Di Marzo is the Project Officer at ESN. She holds a BA and MA in International Relations and Diplomatic Affairs from the University of Bologna (Italy). She has experience in EU funded programs and expertise in social, political and environmental issues. She worked as Project Assistant at the European Education and Culture Executive Agency (EACEA) of the European Commission to monitor and assess Capacity Building in Higher Education projects (Erasmus+, KA2), and she coordinated one led by the University of Bologna. In her current role at ESN, she is charge of projects in the field of environment, international mobility and inclusion (Cooperation Partnerships – KA2). Paola discovered the positive effects of international education through her experiences studying in Poland and working in Kosovo. She is a self-described cookie-lover." "[email protected]" "https://www.linkedin.com/in/paola-di-marzo/" "Adam Shardob" "Partnership Manager" "https://esn.org/sites/default/files/board_secretariat/Shardob.png" "https://esn.org/sites/default/files/board_secretariat/Shardob_thumb.png" "The Partnership Manager takes care of the **business development strategy** of our organization. Responsibilities include managing ESN’s fundraising efforts through commercial and strategic partnerships, as well as the overall administration of [ESNcard.org](https://esncard.org) and development roadmap for [ErasmusIntern.org](https://erasmusintern.org)." "https://www.linkedin.com/" "[email protected]" "Alexandre Devisscher" "Financial Officer" "https://esn.org/sites/default/files/board_secretariat/Alex_2308.png" "https://esn.org/sites/default/files/board_secretariat/Alex_2308_thumb.png" "The **Financial Officer** works closely with the Financial Assistant and the Board Members." "[email protected]" "https://www.linkedin.com/in/alexandre-devisscher-525800140/" "Gorka Guerrero" "Web Developer" "https://esn.org/sites/default/files/board_secretariat/Gorka_0821.jpg" "https://esn.org/sites/default/files/board_secretariat/Gorka_0821_thumb.jpg" "Gorka is ESN’s web developer. He finished his studies in Computer Engineering at Universidad de Zaragoza, Spain, in 2012 and since then he has been part of several NGO's both in his home country and in Brussels. He held important positions, including IT Senior Project Manager in JADE and IT Consultant at AEGEE, before joining the Erasmus Student Network (ESN) in 2016. Because of his studies, he now possesses deep technical knowledge and is competent on working on a large numbers of web platforms, notably Drupal, which will be used for the web forms of the Erasmus+ Impact Study. He is also responsible for the management of the highly successful IT platform erasmusintern.org." "https://twitter.com/gorkaguerrero" "https://www.linkedin.com/in/gorkaguerrero/" "https://github.com/gorkaguerrero" "[email protected]" "Annie Kolemen" "Web Developer" "https://esn.org/sites/default/files/board_secretariat/Annie_0821.jpg" "https://esn.org/sites/default/files/board_secretariat/Annie_0821_thumb.jpg" "Annie Kolemen is web developer at ESN. After her master degree in languages and literature at ULB in Brussels and experiences in the cultural sector in Belgium and abroad, she joined a 13 months training at Interface3 to be a front-end developer. Now she's involved in the design, development, administration and documentation of the ESN and project websites, working closely with the Senior Web Developer and Web Project Administrator." "https://www.linkedin.com/in/annie-kolemen/" "[email protected]" "Céline Guérin" "Events and Project Officer" "https://esn.org/sites/default/files/board_secretariat/Celine_2311.png" "https://esn.org/sites/default/files/board_secretariat/Celine_2311_thumb.png" "Céline is the Events and Projects Officer at ESN. She holds a double Bachelor in Foreign Languages from the Catholic University of Angers, and a Master in International Relations and Intercultural Cooperation from the University of Lille. She previously worked for the French Ministry of Foreign Affairs and was based at the French Embassy in Laos, where she managed scholarships and organised activities and events to promote international mobility. Celine joined ESN first as an international student in Finland in 2014, then as a volunteer for ESN Lille in 2016, and since 2022, she is working in the Headquarters in Brussels. She coordinates projects and events related to competence development, recognition and validation of youth work and volunteering activities." "[email protected]" "https://www.linkedin.com/in/c%C3%A9line-gu%C3%A9rin-78b19768/" "Patrycja Skalska" "Communication and Media Intern" "https://esn.org/sites/default/files/board_secretariat/Patrycja_2311.jpeg" "https://esn.org/sites/default/files/board_secretariat/Patrycja_2311_thumb.png" "The Communication and Media Intern works closely with **Communication Manager** and assists her in all **communication-related tasks**, such as implementation of social media communication, graphic design, producing the newsletters, ESN.org and ESN’s online tools administration." "[email protected]" "Sofiia Osadchuk" "Digital Marketing Intern" "https://esn.org/sites/default/files/board_secretariat/Sofiia_2308.png" "https://esn.org/sites/default/files/board_secretariat/Sofiia_2308_thumb.png" "The Digital Marketing Intern works closely with **Partnership Manager**. Main tasks include producing the newsletters and Facebook posts of **ESNcard**, development and maintenance of ESNcard.org and the creation of a database with the results of our campaigns." "[email protected]" "Lovro Morovic" "Culture and Education Policy Assistant" "https://esn.org/sites/default/files/board_secretariat/Lovro_2311.png" "https://esn.org/sites/default/files/board_secretariat/Lovro_2311_thumb.png" "Lovro is the ESC for Education and Youth. He holds a BA in International Relations and Diplomacy from Libertas International University (Croatia) and an MA in Conflict and Democracy Studies from Masaryk University (Czechia). His past works encompass working with vulnerable communities both in Europe and the USA, initiatives and campaigns related to political education, active citizenship, democratic participation, and LGBTIQ+ rights. In a current role at ESN, Lovro works closely with the President on education and youth policy matters, with a focus on projects and policies related to international mobility, civic engagement, and global citizenship education." "[email protected]" "Melike Semercioglu" "Communications Assistant" "https://esn.org/sites/default/files/board_secretariat/Melike_2308.png" "https://esn.org/sites/default/files/board_secretariat/Melike_2308_thumb.png" "Melike is the ESC volunteer in Communications and she works closely with the Communication Manager and Communications Officer and assists them in all communication-related tasks, such as the implementation of social media communication, graphic design, producing the newsletters, and managing ESN.org." "[email protected]" "Anja Miljković" "Training and Development Assistant" "https://esn.org/sites/default/files/board_secretariat/Anja_2308.jpg" "https://esn.org/sites/default/files/board_secretariat/Anja_2308_thumb.jpg" "Anja is an ESN's volunteer through the European Solidarity Corps programme. She works in the fields of **training and development**, working closely with the **Vice-President**, and supports the Eduk8 team that manage the ESN pool of trainers." "[email protected]" "Sara Tagliabracci" "Policy Intern" "https://esn.org/sites/default/files/board_secretariat/Sara_2311.png" "https://esn.org/sites/default/files/board_secretariat/Sara_2311_thumb.png" "Sara is the Policy Intern of ESN. She is currently concluding her MA in International and Diplomatic Sciences, and she holds a BA in Linguistic and Cultural Mediation from the University of Siena (Italy). She entered ESN in 2018 after her Erasmus in Vigo (Spain). Soon after, she did an internship in Málaga and another mobility for study in Paris, at the University Paris 1 Panthéon-Sorbonne. In her current role at ESN, being part of the Education and Policy Department and working closely with the President, she supports the development of programmes and policies of the European Union, such as the Erasmus+, to improve internationalisation opportunities for students and to advocate towards European institutions, National Agencies and other stakeholders like civil society organisations. Moreover, she creates key materials related to EU-funded projects, acquiring direct hands-on experience and knowledge in the area." "[email protected]"
Erasmus Student Network AISBL is supported by a number of employees that work at the headquarters in Brussels. The Secretariat takes care of the network's general cooperation and administration. The composition of the Secretariat varies depending on the international projects and grants of ESN AISBL. If you wish to contact the ESN Secretariat you can reach them by post, phone, and email.