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Lily Mordechai
Scientific Team Manager

With an academic background in social psychology as well as geospatial technologies and environmental management, Lily has managed and implemented projects in the fields of environmental communications and education, social and environmental research and agro-ecology. Her collaboration with MedINA began in 2014 in communications and since 2018 she has been a member of its management team.

lily@med-ina.org
Stefanos Dodouras
Financial Team Manager

Stefanos is an economist with a specialisation in Environmental Impact Assessment and a PhD in Sustainable Development. He has worked as a lecturer in the University of Salford and as a scientist and sustainability consultant with MedINA on a number of projects related to the integrated management of nature and culture since 2008. Since 2018 he has worked as a financial team manager in MedINA’s management team, while he remains involved in various projects as a researcher.

sdodouras@med-ina.org
Alexis Katsaros
Partnerships and Fundraising Manager

Alexis is a social and political scientist with significant experience in project management and development in the fields of environmental conservation, cultural heritage management and sustainable development. He started working at MedINA in 2012 as a project manager and since 2018 has been a member of its management team.

alexis@med-ina.org
George Dimitropoulos
Project Manager - Terra Lemnia project

George is an urban and regional planner with a Master’s in transport management and planning. He has significant experience in spatial and urban planning and strategic environmental assessment studies in Greece and abroad. He has been collaborating with MedINA since 2009 as a researcher and project manager with a focus on landscape and Sacred Natural Sites and is currently project manager of the Terra Lemnia project.

georged@med-ina.org
Alexandra Pappa
Project Manager - Policy Officer

With an academic background in Environment and Resource Management and in Law, Alexandra has extensive experience in project management on environmental and social projects as well as expertise in environmental education. She has been collaborating with MedINA since 2019, supporting project implementation and development and acting as a focal point for policy issues.

alexandra@med-ina.org
Alexia Zafeiropoulou
Communications Manager

Alexia is a Communications and Media professional with working experience in organisations and companies with a global online presence. She is highly skilled at developing and implementing content strategies and media outreach campaigns, as well as ensuring internal and external communication with stakeholders. She has been collaborating with MedINA since 2019 and is responsible for its communications needs.

alexia@med-ina.org
Irini Lyratzaki
Cultural Heritage Expert

With an academic background in socio-economics and a M.Sc. in Environmental History, Irini has extensive professional experience in the fields of tourism, cultural content management and project management. She has been working for MedINA since 2004 as a cultural heritage expert in its scientific team with a specific focus on its work on culture and wetlands, Sacred Natural Sites and intangible cultural heritage.

ilyratzaki@med-ina.org
Nicos Georgiadis
Natural Environment Expert

Nicos is an environmental and forest scientist (PhD) with extensive experience in environmental consulting, Human Resources and project management. He has worked as a scientific consultant for environmental and educational organisations including WWF Greece. He started working in MedINA in 2016 as a member of its scientific team with a focus on the natural environment. He was responsible for the development of the INCREAte Approach and is now leading MedINA’s work on the island of Kythera.

nicosg@med-ina.org
Evangelia – Christina Andreadi
Administrative Assistant

Evangelia – Christina has a degree in Latin and Ancient Greek Literature and in International Relations and European Studies. Having worked in office management, she joined the MedINA team in 2019 as an administrative assistant.

evangelia@med-ina.org
Thymio Dimopoulos
Landscape & GIS expert

Thymio is an architect and a specialist in geospatial technologies and geography. He has been involved in master planning studies as well as spatial and urban planning studies of various scales both in Greece and abroad. He has been collaborating with MedINA since 2012 with a focus on landscape research and GIS.

thymiodimo@med-ina.org
Rigas Zafeiriou
Sustainable development & tourism consultant

Formally trained in sustainable agriculture and rural development, Rigas is a cross-disciplinary professional with significant experience in climate change impacts, agrobiodiversity conservation and the development of hiking trail networks. He has been working at MedINA since 2017 as a sustainable development and tourism consultant with a focus on the island of Kythera.

rigas@med-ina.org
Rafail Giannelis
Project Officer - Terra Lemnia project

With an academic background in Modern Greek and Medieval Philology as well as Ethnography, Rafail has extensively researched the social and economic structures of traditional societies in Greece with a focus on his birthplace, Lemnos and the island of Tinos. Since 2020 he has been working with MedINA as a local project officer for the Terra Lemnia project on Lemnos.

rafail@med-ina.org
Danae Sfakianou
Agronomist - Terra Lemnia project

Danae studied agronomy at the Technological Educational Institute of Crete. She collaborates with the Public Institute of Vocational Training of Lemnos where she has worked as an agronomy teacher. She is extremely passionate about agroecology, with a particular focus on the conservation of local seed varieties. Since 2018 she has been working with MedINA as an agronomist on Lemnos for the Terra Lemnia project.

danae@med-ina.org
Angeliki Foutri
Project Development Consultant

Angeliki is a regional and urban planner with a Master’s in Sustainable Development. She has worked in spatial and urban planning studies in Greece and has worked with MedINA since 2007 as member of its scientific team, supporting and managing a number of projects. Since 2017 she is focused mainly on MedINA’s work on landscape.

afoutri@med-ina.org
Ioulia Skounaki
Scientific Coordinator - CULTURAL H.ID.RAN.T project

Ioulia is an archaeologist-museologist and currently a Ph.D. candidate at the University of the Aegean. Her research interests center on public archaeology, museum theory and cultural heritage policy. She has participated in several projects related to spatial and urban planning, the enhancement of archaeological sites, the development of museum exhibitions and cultural events. She joined MedINA in 2021 as the Scientific Coordinator of the CULTURAL HI.D.RAN.T project.

ioulia@med-ina.org
Vaso Zebeki
Accountant

Vaso is graduate of the Department of Economics and Administration at the Technological Educational Institute of Piraeus with a degree in Accounting. In her professional career as an accountant, she has gained significant experience working for different types of companies and nonprofit organisations. She has been working with MedINA since 2007 and is now a member of its financial team.

zebekiv@tpa.gr
Sotiris Spatharis
Accountant

Sotiris is a trained accountant with diverse experience in supporting the implementation of EU, national and private donor projects for a number of civil society organisations. He has also gained significant experience working as an accountant for private companies in the fields of imports, sales, construction and others. He has been working with MedINA since 2018 and is now a member of its financial team.

sspatharis@gmail.com
Lily Mordechai
Scientific Team Manager

With an academic background in social psychology as well as geospatial technologies and environmental management, Lily has managed and implemented projects in the fields of environmental communications and education, social and environmental research and agro-ecology. Her collaboration with MedINA began in 2014 in communications and since 2018 is a member of its management team.

lily@med-ina.org
Stefanos Dodouras
Financial Team Manager

Stefanos is a trained economist with a specialisation in Environmental Impact Assessment and a PhD in Sustainable Development. He has worked as a lecturer in the University of Salford and as a scientist and sustainability consultant with MedINA on a number of projects related to the integrated management of nature and culture since 2008. Since 2018 he has worked as a financial team manager in MedINA’s management team, while he remains involved in various projects as a researcher.

sdodouras@med-ina.org
Alexis Katsaros
Partnerships and Fundraising Manager

Alexis is a social and political scientist with significant experience in project management and development in the fields of environmental conservation, cultural heritage management and sustainable development. He started working in MedINA in 2012 as a project manager and since 2018 is a member of its management team.

alexis@med-ina.org
George Dimitropoulos
Project Manager - Terra Lemnia project

George is an urban and regional planner with with a Master’s in transport management and planning. He has significant experience in spatial and urban planning and strategic environmental assessment studies in Greece and abroad. He has been collaborating with MedINA since 2009 as a researcher and project manager with a focus on landscape and Sacred Natural Sites, and is currently project manager of the Terra Lemnia project.

georged@med-ina.org
Alexandra Pappa
Project Manager - Policy Officer

With an academic background in Environment and Resource Management and in Law, Alexandra has extensive experience in project management in environmental and social projects as well as expertise in environmental education. She has been collaborating with MedINA since 2019 supporting project implementation and development and acting as a focal point for policy related issues.

alexandra@med-ina.org
Alexia Zafeiropoulou
Communications Manager

Alexia is a Communications and Media professional with working experience in organizations and companies with global online presence, highly skilled in developing and implementing content strategies and media outreach campaigns, as well as ensuring internal and external communication with stakeholders. She has been collaborating with MedINA since 2019 leading on its communications needs.

alexia@med-ina.org
Irini Lyratzaki
Cultural Heritage Expert

With an academic background in socio-economics and a M.Sc. in Environmental History, Irini has extensive professional experience in the fields of tourism, cultural content management and project management. She has been working for MedINA since 2004 as a cultural heritage expert in its scientific team with a specific involvement in its work on culture and wetlands, sacred natural sites and intangible cultural heritage.

ilyratzaki@med-ina.org
Nicos Georgiadis
Natural Environment Expert

Nicos is an environmental and forest scientist (PhD) with extensive experience in environmental consulting, Human Resources and project management. He has worked as a scientific consultant for environmental and educational organisations including WWF Greece. He started working in MedINA in 2016 as a member of its Scientific team with a focus on the natural environment. He was responsible for the development of the INCREAte Approach and is leading on MedINA’s involvement in the island of Kythera.

nicosg@med-ina.org
Evangelia-Christina Andreadi
Executive Assistant

Evangelia – Christina has a degree in Latin and Ancient Greek Literature and in International Relations and European Studies. She has worked in office management and she joined the MedINA team in 2019 as an administrative assistant.

evangelia@med-ina.org
Thymio Dimopoulos
Landscape & GIS expert

Thymio is an architect and a specialist in geospatial technologies and geography. He has been involved as a team member in master planning studies in Greece and abroad as well as spatial and urban planning studies of various scales. He has been collaborating with MedINA since 2012 with a focus on landscape research and GIS.

thymiodimo@med-ina.org
Rigas Zafeiriou
Sustainable development & tourism consultant

Formally trained in sustainable agriculture and rural development, Rigas is a cross-disciplinary professional with significant experience in climate change impacts, agrobiodiversity conservation and hiking trails networks. He has been working in MedINA since 2017 as a sustainable development and tourism consultant with a focus on Kythera island.

rigas@med-ina.org
Rafail Giannelis
Project Officer - Terra Lemnia project

With an academic background in Modern Greek and Medieval Philology as well as Ethnography, Rafail has extensively researched the social and economic structures of traditional societies in Greece with a focus in his birthplace, Lemnos and the island of Tinos. Since 2020 he is working with MedINA as a local project officer of the Terra Lemnia project in Lemnos.

rafail@med-ina.org
Danae Sfakianou
Agronomist - Terra Lemnia project

Danae has studied agronomy in the Technological Educational Institute of Crete. She collaborates with the Public Institute of Vocational Training of Lemnos where she has worked as an agronomy teacher. She is very passionate about agroecology with a focus on the conservation of local seed varieties. Since 2018 she is working with MedINA as an agronomist in Lemnos in the framework of the Terra Lemnia project.

danae@med-ina.org
Angeliki Foutri
Project Development Consultant

Angeliki is a regional and urban planner with a Master’s in Sustainable Development. She has worked in spatial and urban planning studies in Greece and has worked with MedINA since 2007 as member of its scientific team, supporting and managing a number of projects. Since 2017 she is focused mainly on MedINA’s work on landscape.

afoutri@med-ina.org
Ioulia Skounaki
Scientific Coordinator - CULTURAL H.ID.RAN.T project

Ioulia is an archaeologist-museologist with background studies in Classical Archaeology, Heritage Management, and Museology. She is currently a Ph.D. candidate at the University of the Aegean and her research interests center on public archaeology, museum theory, and cultural heritage policy. She has participated in several projects related to spatial and urban planning, the enhancement of archaeological sites, the development of museum exhibitions and cultural events. She joined MedINA in 2021 as the Scientific Coordinator of the CULTURAL HI.D.RAN.T project.

Vaso Zebeki
Accountant

Vaso is a trained accountant with significant experience is both profit and not for profit organisations. She has been working with MedINA since 2007 and is now a member of its financial team.

zebekiv@tpa.gr
Sotiris Spatharis
Accountant

Sotiris is a trained accountant with diverse experience in supporting the implementation of EU, national and private donor projects for a number of civil society organisations. He has also gained significant experience working as an accountant for private companies in the fields of imports, sales, construction and others. He has been working with MedINA since 2018 and is now a member of its financial team.

sspatharis@gmail.com