Iryna has almost 10 years of experience in state, civil society and international organizations. She is highly experienced in designing and implementation of wide range communication campaigns aimed at strategic promotion of socially important issues (education, culture, state reforms, health care, decentralisation and deinstitutionalisation, social entrepreneurship etc.) for leading Ukrainian and international organizations such as: IREX in Ukraine, UNICEF Ukraine, United Nations Population Fund, WWF Ukraine, Transparency International Ukraine, OSCE Project Co-ordinator in Ukraine, UNDP Ukraine, Hope and Home for Children in Ukraine, etc.
Iryna is an experienced communications trainer and a co-lecturer of the online course, she is sharing her experience at the National University of Kyiv-Mohyla Academy and the Ukrainian-American Concordia University as well as mentoring groups of young professionals and communication specialists at the courses of the Ukrainian Catholic University and the Ukrainian Social Academy. She is a Doctor of Philosophy of Pedagogy, Master of Public Relations, Bachelor of Sociology/Social Work, author of more than 25 scientific and journalistic articles, co-author of the Manual on Effective Communications and co-author of the Manual on Transparency and Social Responsibility of Municipalities.