Maria Staszkiewicz

Maria has been active in the non-profit sector since 2006, having held a number of managing and executive positions. Before joining the Aspen Institute, Maria worked as the Director at the Association for International Affairs, a Czech think tank working in the field of international relations, transformation policy and democracy support. In her positions, she has been responsible for strategic planning and development, advocacy and policy activities, as well as overall organization management and fundraising. Working on the Crowdfunding Visegrad project, Maria, together with her colleague Milan and three other organizations, tries to explore how crowdfunding can be used to fund non-profit projects.