Bosnia and Herzegovina, United States of America

Vanja is a communications and impact strategist. She has over a decade of international experience working on programs and communications, and has supported organizations and governments on social change issues ranging from migration and peacebuilding, to civic technology and democracy. She has been recognized as an Aspen Ideas Fellow and a Fulbright Scholar for her work to bridge divides and put ideas into action.

Vanja holds a B.A. in International Relations and Political Science from Boston University, where she was inducted into the Scarlet Key Honor Society in recognition of her community involvement, and also holds a Certificate in PR Strategy from Cornell University.