Meet the team

John Halloran
Chief Executive
Languages: English, French



Alfonso Lara Montero
Policy Director
Areas of work: Policy, practice and research programme management; Children, families and youth; European Semester; Innovation and Evidence-based practices
Languages: Spanish, English, French, Polish, Portuguese

Kim Nikolaj Japing
Policy Officer
Areas of work: Mental health; Young people; Practice library
Languages: German, English, French, Turkish


Marianne Doyen
Policy Officer
Areas of work: Disability; EU Structural Funds
Languages: French, English, German, Italian


Dorothea Baltruks
Policy Officer
Areas of work: Long-term care; Active inclusion and employment; Relations with the EP
Languages: German, English, French


  William Hayward
  Policy and Communication Intern
  Languages: English and French



Andreas Johansen
Operations and Development Manager
Areas of work: Membership and partnership development; Operations; Corporate relations; Project coordination; Organisation of seminars and working groups
Languages: Danish, English, German, French, Swedish, Norwegian


   Hana Bellova

   Executive and Business Support and PA to Chief Executive
   Areas of work: managing supplier contracts; human resources; governance; financial coordination; supporting the CEO
   Languages: Czech, English



Anita Alfonsi 
Communications and Data Officer
Areas of work: Internal and external communications; Web analytics & SEO; Website; Database Management
Languages: English, Italian, French 



  Jake Gillam-Smith
  Communications and Data Intern
  Areas of work: Internal and external communications; Database Management; European Social Services Conference communications
  Languages: English


European Social Services Conference

David Scurr
Conference Manager
Areas of work: Programme design; communications & marketing; business development; external relations
Languages: English, French, Spanish


Aurélia Mandato
Conference Organiser
Areas of work: Event logistics; organisational & communications support
Languages: French, English, Spanish