Staff

At YMCA Europe, we are proud to have a team of dedicated staff who are committed to making a positive difference in the lives of young people across the continent. Our staff come from diverse backgrounds and bring a wealth of experience and expertise to their roles. They are passionate about the mission and values of YMCA Europe and work tirelessly to create safe and inclusive spaces for young people to learn, grow, and thrive.

Whether they are working on the frontlines of our youth programs or behind the scenes in administration, our staff are united in their goal to empower young people to reach their full potential and become engaged, responsible citizens of their communities.

null

Juan Simoes Iglesias (ES)

Secretary General
null

Vardan Hambardzumyan (AM)

Executive Secretary - Programmes
null

Martina Hudcovská (SK)

Executive Secretary - Finance
null

Olga Lukina (BY)

Executive Secretary - Movement Strengthening & Strategy
null

Marius Pop (ES)

Executive Secretary - Communications & Partnerships
null

Jessica Woitalla (US)

Project Manager and Grant Proposal Writer
null

Sarka Cihaková (CZ)

Financial Department - Accountant & Bookkeeping
null

Andy Tomsa (RO)

Online Community Manager
null

Revaz Shavladze (GE)

Project Assistant - Roots for Peace
null

Lika Zakaryan (AM)

Project Assistant - Roots for Peace
null

Hannah Sauer (DE)

Project Assistant - Youth & Advocacy
null

Adam Rychlik (PL)

Secretariat - Technical Assistant & YMCA Europe Mission in Poland