Vesna Đukić

General Director


E-mail: vesna@bos.rs

Vesna Đukić is the General Director of the Belgrade Open School. She manages organization, human and financial resources, she supervises and coordinates the work of all teams and programme areas of BOS, and she monitors the realization of all projects. She represents BOS in all legal and business relationships, in relevant networks, workgroups, associations in the public, civil and business sector. In the past 20 years, she has systematically and financially overlooked over 400 projects, the goal of which was the development of human resources, public, business and civil sector strengthening, as well as the development of public policies in the fields of good governance, European integration, energy, climate and the environment, education reform, information society, youth policies, interreligious dialogue, improvement of employability etc. She majored in oriental philology and completed her postgraduate studies in linguistics at the Faculty of Philosophy in Sarajevo. She worked as an assistant for the Persian language at the department of Orientalistics of the Faculty of Philosophy in Sarajevo. She worked as a translator and court interpreter for Arabic. She furthered her professional development in Egypt, Libya, Iran and Russia. She has years worth of training experience, and as one of the prominent experts in using the simulation method, she has held over 200 training courses and trainings on the topics of social and political skills, teamwork, communication, negotiation, decision making, managing organization, leadership and public advocating in Serbia and the region. She was a trainer supervisor for the civil society development in Serbia. She is a member of the Council for the professional development of local government employees, the workgroup for developing career guidance and counseling service standards proposal and the Open adult education coordination method. She participated in the drafting of the Career Guidance and Counseling Strategy and was a member of the Workgroup for the Implementation of the Career Guidance and Counseling Strategy in the Republic of Serbia, as well as a member of the Lifelong Entrepreneurial Learning Council. She was a member of the Subcommittee for media, information society and civil society of the Open Society Foundations Serbia. She has been a member of the Serbian Association of Managers’ Managing Board since 2017.

Milorad Bjeletić

Executive Director


E-mail: milorad@bos.rs

Milorad Bjeletić is Chief Executive Officer of the Belgrade Open School. Apart from his daily managerial duties, he coordinates a large number of projects at BOS, the most important projects being those that encourage a more active role of the civil society in the European integration process, strengthening the administration for EU integration, as well as international projects in the field of education and research, practical policy development projects and other projects that support the democratic development of society. As a lawyer, he furthered his professional development during both longer and shorter study trips to Norway, the USA, Great Britain and many more EU countries. Since 1998, he has been a lecturer and trainer at dozens of seminars and educational programs in Serbia and former Yugoslavia, on topics in the fields of civil society development, management in non-governmental organizations and parties, project management, decision making and negotiation, European integration and information society development. He participated in a great number of international conferences and edited a couple of Collections of Essays, and books (mostly published by BOS). He was a member of the Open Society Foundation Serbia’s Executive Board and president of the subcommittee for education and youth (2002-2007), and a member of the council for student initiative program, as part of the Open Society Foundation in London (2009-2014), the counselor of the Institute of International Education (USA, Budapest) in scholarship and project support programs in Serbia (since 2005). He is a member of the Selection Committee at the Philip Morris International company and a member of the American Chamber of Commerce in Serbia’s Labor Task Force.

Davorka Tomanović Baralić

Office Manager


E-mail: dada@bos.rs

Davorka Tomanović Baralić is the Office Manager and Librarian of BOS. She has an MA in Art History. She passed the professional state exam for a librarian at the National Library of Serbia. She has been working at the Belgrade Open School since 1995. Through various tasks and obligations, she contributes to the realization of school activities. She is also a member of the BOS Assembly.

Vladimir Pavlović

Senior Policy Advisor

E-mail: vmpavlovic@bos.rs

Vladimir Pavlović is Policy Coordinator at Belgrade Open School. He is involved in designing and developing project ideas at BOS, coordinating project activities, the goal of which is to further public policies which are at the center of BOS operations, and providing professional support for designing and conducting public advocacy campaigns and for drafting policy papers. His fields of interest are: the process of creating practical policies, and the European Union’s legal system. He is the author of multiple manuals, and guidebooks dealing with the different aspects of the European integration process in Serbia. He is a certified trainer for teaching writing practical policy proposals (LGI Budapest) and for negotiation and mediation (Carr, Swanson &Randolph  LLC). He was a student of the IX generation of Belgrade Open School’s educational programme ‘'Future Studies'’.

Vlado Vranešević

IT Coordinator

E-mail: vranesevic@bos.rs

Vlado Vranešević, apart from the regular obligations of a system administrator, leads the ICT support team as well. He also designs and develops web platforms which are used in everyday work and in Belgrade Open School’s attendees training. Through managing and coordinating the ICT Sector, his job consists of the continuous development and growth of the level of electronic literacy and work capability of Belgrade Open School Employees. He is the author of multiple interactive CD readers and over 50 multimedia DVDs. He designs and conducts trainings, is involved in the making and prepress of books, manuals, brochures, infographics of printed and multimedia editions made by BOS. He has been working at the Belgrade Open School since 2003.

Aleksandar Stankić

Programmer

E-mail: stankic@bos.rs

Aleksandar Stankić works as Programmer at the Belgrade Open School. He works on the making and maintenance of BOS websites and internet platforms, via which Belgrade Open School conducts its activities. He also works on the maintenance of servers and internet services used by the Belgrade Open School. He has been working at the Belgrade Open School since 2007.


Nataša Pajović

Financial Manager

E-mail: natasa@bos.rs

Nataša Pajović – Financial Manager. She is in charge of writing up financial reports for the projects realized by BOS. She graduated from Prva ekonomska skola (High school of economics). 


Dijana Nedić

Financial Manager

E-mail: dijana.nedic@bos.rs

Dijana Nedić is a Financial Coordinator on projects of the Belgrade Open School within the program area Employability Improvement. She is responsible for compiling financial reports for projects in this field, as well as participating in their financial management. She gained her extensive work experience working at the Faculty of Economics, University of Belgrade, where she coordinated the work of the Center for Career Guidance and Counseling of the Faculty of Economics, as well as working in the financial sector of a civil society organization.

Radinka Janjuš

Accountant



Milica Škiljević

Project Manager

E-mail: milica.skiljevic@bos.rs 

Milica Škiljević is Project Coordinator on the Youth Policy Programme. She coordinates projects in the field of youth policies, more specifically, those projects related to the education, youth employment and regional cooperation of youth. She has been coordinating projects which help provide professional support for the public sector, i.e. The Ministry of Youth and Sport for many years. She graduated from the Faculty of Political Sciences, department of political science, and she has been active in the youth sector since 2012. She is a member of the Board of Directors of the Serbian Youth Umbrella Organization, where she is in charge of international cooperation and monitoring the field of employment. She was chosen as youth representative of the Republic of Serbia in the Board of Directors of the Regional Youth Cooperation Office of the Western Balkans.

Aleksandra Đurović

Research Coordinator

E-mail: aleksandra.djurovic@bos.rs

Aleksandra Đurović is a Research Coordinator of the Belgrade Open School. She coordinates and participates in the preparation of research projects, coordinates implementation of research activities within projects and conducts research project activities. She graduated and got her master’s degree at the Department of psychology of the Faculty of Philosophy at University of Belgrade, and through non-formal education she gained knowledge and skills in the field of public policy analysis.

Mirjana Jovanović

Programme Manager

E-mail: mirjana.jovanovic@bos.rs 

Mirjana Jovanović is a Programme Manager in Belgrade open School, in the Energy, Climate, and the Environment program area. She is responsible for the development of the program area, project development, and management of the team activities in the implementation of projects in areas of energy, climate change, and environmental policy. She completed her MA in Environmental and Energy Management at the University of Twente in the Netherlands. Previously, she has graduated from the Department of Landscape Architecture at the Faculty of Forestry in Belgrade. She has gained her project experience by working in the civil sector, as well as student and professional associations.

Ana Vranešević

Web Developer

E-mail: ana.vranesevic@bos.rs

Ana Vranešević is working as a Web Developer at the Belgrade Open School since 2015. She is a part of the ICT support team, and within the position she deals with the design, development, production, administration, and maintenance of BOS websites. Ana is responsible for the user interface, site navigation, content layout and for functioning in interaction with users. In addition, she deals with UI / UX design, as well as graphic design, preparation of project materials, layout of publications and preparation of materials for printing. Also, a large part of her work is user and technical support to colleagues from the Belgrade Open School. She graduated from ITAcademy, PHP development.

Jovana Božičković

Advocacy and Communications Manager

E-mail: jovana.bozickovic@bos.rs

Jovana Bozickovic is a Advocacy and Communications Manager and through her work she takes part in design, coordination and implementation of communication activities of various projects and advocacy activities in accordance with BOS's advocacy strategy. She has participated in the implementation of projects within the program areas of Good Governance, Civil Society Capacity Building Programme and Youth Policy, as well as educational programs. She is a Governing Board Member of the National Youth Council of Serbia, a young expert in the Youth Policy Lab of the Regional Cooperation Council and a youth representative in the Advisory Council on Youth of the Government of the Republic of Serbia. Jovana graduated from Faculty of Political Sciences in Belgrade, Department of Politicologie and during her studies, she gained informal education in fields related to democratic education and youth activism. She was a student of the XXIII generation of Belgrade Open School’s educational programme "Future Studies".

Ognjan Pantić

Ognjan Pantić

Project Coordinator

E-mail: ognjan.pantic@bos.rs

Ognjan Pantic is a Project Coordinator within the Energy, Climate, and the Environment program area. Through his work, he takes part in developing project ideas and writing project proposals, overviews and coordinates project implementation in the area of environment protection, energy and climate change. He has Bachelor's Degree in International Politics and Masters Degree in Environmental Policy, both from University of Belgrade-Faculty of Political Science. He was a student of the XXII generation of the Belgrade Open School educational programme Future Studies.  

Tamara Arsić

Project Coordinator

E-mail: tamara.arsic@bos.rs

Tamara Arsić is project coordinator in Belgrade Open School. She contributes to the preparation, organization and realization of project activities within European integration and Civil Society Development programs. She contributes in activities of the “Let’s talk about Negotiations” initiative, especially through creating content for monthly e-newsletter, for its website and for the ‘E(U) Dojava’ platform. Tamara has Bachelor degree in International Affairs, and Master degrees in Criminology and International Security. During her studies, she was a part of XXII generation of ‘Future Studies’ Program and was an intern in German Organization for International Cooperation (GIZ). 

Marina Lukić

Project Coordinator

E-mail: marina.lukic@bos.rs

Marina Lukić is Project Coordinator within the Improvement of Employability programme area. Marina is engaged in domestic and international projects in the field of education, employment, career guidance, and counseling. She graduated in adult education from the Faculty of Philosophy in Belgrade. She gained her experience by engaging in non-governmental and business sectors in the areas of social inclusion of youth with disabilities, professional orientation, and human resources. She coordinated with Career Sector at the Center for Career Development of the Faculty of Philosophy and demonstrated on the course recruitment and selection in human resources.

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Marija Todorović

Project Coordinator

E-mail: marija.todorovic@bos.rs

Marija Todorović is a Project Coordinator in Civil Society Development program area. Marija provides assistance in planning and realization of project activities with the goal of amplifying civil engagement in the policy-making processes. She graduated in International Studies from the Faculty of Political Sciences, after which she got her master's degree in Nationalism Studies at Central European University in Budapest. She was a student of the XVIII generation of Belgrade Open School’s educational programme ‘'Future Studies'’, and also enrolled in the undergraduate studies programme for Women's Studies at the Faculty of Political Sciences. Marija's previous work experience includes social inclusion issues and project communication and implementation support.

Marija Milosavljević

Project Coordinator

E-mail: marija.milosavljevic@bos.rs

Marija Milosavljević is a Project Coordinator at the Belgrade Open School. Through her duties, she contributes to the preparation, organization, and realization of project activities within the Improvement of Employability programme area. She coordinates activities of career and academic counselling. Marija is also the editor of BOS Career. She graduated from the Faculty of Philosophy in Belgrade, and currently, she is pursuing an MA degree in Andragogy. During her studies, through volunteer engagements, she was active in fields of social support and inclusion of marginalized social groups.

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Lazar Jovčić

Project Coordinator

E-mail: lazar.jovcic@bos.rs

Lazar Jovcic is a Project Coordinator at the program area Energy, Climate and Environment. He works on raising capacities of civil society organisations in Serbia, overlooks the project implementation and coordinates the organisation of different project activities. He was a student at the Faculty of Political Sciences where he received bachelor's degree in Politicology. He was a student of the XXVI generation of the "Future Studies", educational programme of Belgrade Open School.

Goran Radlovački

Project Coordinator

E-mail: goran.radlovacki@bos.rs

Goran Radlovački is a Project Coordinator within the Programme area of Improvement of Employability. He participates in Research Activities and implements research project activities. He contributes to the development of policy papers and preparation of project proposals. He acquired his graduate and MA degree at the Department of Scoiology at the Faculty of Philosophy in Belgrade. He gained his experience through engagement in social research, and acquired his project development skills through non-formal education.

Bojana Džulović

Project Coordinator

E-mail: bojana.dzulovic@bos.rs

Bojana Džulović is a Project Coordinator in Belgrade Open School. She contributes to the preparation, organization and realization of project activities within European integration and Civil Society Development programs. Bojana has Bachelor degree in Political Science. She gained her previous work experience in the non-governmental sector. She spent seven years at the Center for Research, Transparency and Accountability - CRTA, working on improvement of the transparency and openness of the National Assembly of the Republic of Serbia through the Open Parliament Initiative. She spent over five years working with young people leading the educational program “Democracy Academy”.

Nina Cvetanović

Project Coordinator

e-mail: nina.cvetanovic@bos.rs

Nina Cvetanović is a Project Coordinator within the programme area of Energy, Climate and Environment. She takes part in developing project ideas and writing project proposals, overviewing and coordinating project implementation within the issues regarding the environmental protection, energy and climate change. She graduated from the Faculty of Political Sciences where she received her Bachelor's Degree in International Relations, as well as a Master's Degree in Environmental Policy. She has gained her experience while working in the civil sector, as well as in a corporative foundation.

Branislav Cvetković

Project Coordinator


E-mail: branislav.cvetkovic@bos.rs

Branislav Cvetković is an project assistant at the Belgrade Open School in the field of civil society development and EU integration. Through his work he creates and edits content for online platforms transformator.bos.rs and eupregovori.bos.rs. He also takes part in creating training program and study visits, and also writing different types of articles for monthly newsletter „Let’s talk about Negotiations“. Branislav graduated from the Faculty of Political Sciences, Department of International Studies, University of Belgrade. He got his Master’s degree in International security on the same faculty.

Aleksandar Gajić

Legal and General Affairs Coordinator

email: aleksandar.gajic@bos.rs

Aleksandar deals with legal and general affairs at the Belgrade Open School. Through his obligations, he designs agreements with partners, creates guidelines for improving collaboration, and provides mentoring to project partners. He graduated from the Faculty of Law, University of Belgrade. During his studies, he gained informal education in the fields of anti-corruption, transparency and youth activism. He has worked as a Trainee Attorney at Law and has worked on various projects of non-government organizations.

Milena Vujović

Coordinator for cooperation with business sector

E-mail: milena.vujovic@bos.rs

Milena Vujović is organizing and coordinating cooperation of civil sector organizations from BOS portfolio, with the business sector and professional business entities. After formal education in English Language & Literature, and many years of non-formal education in neurolinguistics and journalism, her career took off in the fields of activity of international organizations and foreign diplomatic missions to Serbia. As a scholarship holder of the Konrad Adenauer Foundation, she studied at the International Institute of Journalism in Berlin. Milena possesses decades of experience in the following areas: capacity development of state institutions, protection of human rights and civil society. She has spent several years in the creative digital industry. She speaks English, with the native speaker fluency, and French, at the moderate level.

Jovana Pantović

Project Coordinator

E-mail: jovana.pantovic@bos.rs

Jovana Pantovic is a Project Coordinator in Belgrade Open School, within the Energy, Climate and Environment programme area. Through her work, she overviews and coordinates project implementation in the area of environment protection, energy and climate change. She holds Bachelor’s Degree in Law, from Union University. She gained her previous work experience in the non-governmental sector. 

Mina Kuzminac

coordinator of the educational program Future Studies

email: mina.kuzminac@bos.rs

Mina Kuzminac is the coordinator of the educational program Future Studies of the Belgrade Open School. Through her work, she defines the strategic directions of program development, implements program activities and defines, as well as monitors the development plan in regards to students. In cooperation with project teams, she prepares project proposals and implements strategic partnerships. She is a PhD student at the Faculty of Law of the University of Belgrade, and has previously completed master's and undergraduate studies at the Faculty of Law, as well as undergraduate studies at the Faculty of Philology of the University of Belgrade.


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Emilija Dolovački

Project Coordinator

Emilija Dolovački is a Project Coordinator within the Civil Society Development program area. Through her work, she contributes to the planning, activities implementation, and projects coordination, with a special focus on capacity building of civil society organizations to improve dialogue and involvement in the decision-making process. She holds Bachelor’s Degree in Economic Analysis and Policy from the Faculty of Economics at the University of Belgrade. Emilija gained her work experience through previous engagement in the governmental and non-governmental sector, mostly dealing with topics such as youth policy, regional cooperation, and the European integration process.

 

Jelena Miljković

Financial Assistant

E-mail: jelena.miljkovic@bos.rs

Jelena Miljkovic is an assistant in finance department of Belgrade Open School. Her task is to help and enable everyday activities in finance department as well as the activities related to employability improvement projects. She is an advanced student of Faculty of Economics, University of Belgrade, where she volunteered at the Centre for Career Guidance and Councelling, as well as the Centre for International Cooperation. Her work experience so far is predominantly at private sector as well as the Serbian Business Registers Agency.

Jelena Djuric

Financial Assistant

E-mail: jelena.djuric@bos.rs

Jelena Djuric is an assistant in finance department of the Belgrade Open School. Her task is to help and enable everyday activities in finance department, creation of financial reports, as well as monitoring financial activities on projects. She gained work experience in the private sector in the field of project management, but also working at the Faculty of Management, Metropolitan University Belgrade. Her first project experience gained through long-term volunteering.

 

Tatjana Avramović

Project Assistant

E-mail: tatjana.avramovic@bos.rs

Tatjana Avramovic  is a Project Assistan at the program area Energy, Climate and Environment. Through her duties, she contributes to the preparation, organization, and realization of project activities. She graduated from the Faculty of Biology, department of Ecology. She gaid her experience through work in various organizations in Serbia and abroad.

Maja Bursać

Communications and Public relations Coordinator

E-mail: maja.bursac@bos.rs

Maja Bursać is Communications and Public relations Coordinator. She takes part in design and implementation of communication activities of Belgrade Open School projects - in accordance with the policies and strategy of public advocacy of BOS. Maja has acquired professional skills in the field of public relations and digital marketing while working with the both civil and business sector. She has Bachelor's degree in Journalism and Master's degree in Political Sciences - Faculty of Political Sciences, University of Belgrade.

Sanja Ilic

Project Assistant

E-mail: sanja.ilic@bos.rs

Sanja Ilić is an Project Assistant at the program area Energy, Climate, and Environment. Through her work, she takes part in preparing, organizing, and implementing the activities in this program area. She is an advanced student at the Faculty of Law, University of Niš, during her studies she took a part in Legal Clinic Projects. She acquired non-formal education through different seminars, schools, and working shops while her working experience gained in the private sector.

Miljana Jovanović

Project Assistant

E-mail: miljana.jovanovic@bos.rs

Miljana Jovanović is a Project Assistant in the field of civil society development and EU integration.Through her work she contributes to the successful preparation, organization and implementation of current projects. She graduated from the Faculty of Political Sciences, Department of International Studies, University of Belgrade. She is  is currently enrolled in Master studies at the same Faculty, Department of International Security.

Mirjana Jovanović

Mirjana Jovanović

Project Assistant

Mirjana Jovanovic is a Project Assistant in the field of Civil society development. Through her work she contributes to the successful preparation, organization and implementation of current projects. She graduated from the Faculty of Political Sciences, Department of International Studies, University of Belgrade. She got her Master's degree in European studies and Crisis management. She acquired non-formal education through different seminars and working shops, while she gained her first work experience as an intern in the non-governmental and international sector.

Tamara Ilinčić

Assistant-trainee

E-mail: tamara.ilincic@bos.rs

Tamara Ilinčić is an Assistant-trainee at the program area Energy, Climate, and Environment. Through her work, she takes part in preparing, organizing, and implementing the activities in this program area. She is the final year student at the Faculty of Security Studies, University of Belgrade, Department of Defense Studies. She acquired non-formal education through different seminars and working shops, while her working experience she gained in the private sector and through volunteer work in non-government organizations.

Damir Dizdarević

Assistant-trainee

E-mail: damir.dizdarevic@bos.rs

Damir Dizdarević is an Assistant-trainee at the program area Energy, Climate and Environment. Through his work he contributes to the successful preparation, organization and implementation of current projects. He graduated from the Faculty of Political Sciences, Department of Politicology. He is currently enrolled in Master studies at the same Faculty, Department of United States studies. He was a student of the XXVII generation of the Belgrade Open School educational program "Future Studies".

Anja Mrkobrada

Assistant-trainee

E-mail: anja.mrkobrada@bos.rs

Anja Mrkobrada is an Assistant trainee in the field of Civil Society Development. Through her work she contributes to the preparation, organization and implementation of the activities at the project "Media and Youth for Democratic Development", as well as editing youth portal "Mingl". Anja graduated from the Faculty of Philosophy, Department of Psychology, University of Belgrade, after which she completed her master studies at the same Faculty, Department of Psychology of Education. Moreover, she was an active member of several student organizations and initiatives that were primarily focused on youth development and empowerment.

Sara Stoparić

Assistant-trainee

email: sara.stoparic@bos.rs

Sara Stoparić is an Advocacy and Communications Assistant-Trainee. She participates in thecreation and implementation of communication activities of various projects, aswell as advocacy activities in accordance with BOS's advocacy strategy. She isin charge of designing, creating, and maintaining BOS social networks as well asaccompanying websites and platforms.She graduatedfrom the Faculty of Political Sciences, Department of International Studies,University of Belgrade. During herstudies, she acquired non-formal education through youth activism, while shegained her first work experience in the private and public sectors.  

Dragana Ćosović

Dragana Ćosović is a demonstrator on the educational programme Future Studies. She participates in the preparation, organization and implementation of activities, as well as communication with students of the educational programme Future Studies. She is the final year student at the Faculty of Philology, Serbian Literature and Language. She was a student of the XXVIII generation of the Belgrade Open School educational programme Future Studies.

Milica Terzić

Project Assistant

E-mail: milica.terzic@bos.rs

Milica Terzić is a project assistant in the field of civil society development. She participates in the preparation, organization and implementation of project activities within this program field. She graduated from the Faculty of Political Sciences, Department of Journalism. At the same Faculty, she completed her Master's studies at the Department of Social Policy. During her studies, she volunteered in the media and non-governmental organizations, and gained work experience in that sector.