Who are we?

A Drop in the Ocean’s headquarters are situated in Oslo, but several of our employees are stationed in Greece. We have a number of coordinators and volunteer field workers at all of our locations. In Norway, we have volunteer administration staff and regional coordinators in various parts of the country. The board is the governning body of the organisation.

Our team in Oslo

Trude Jacobsen

Secretary General

Despina F. Johansen

Director of Operations

Cicilie Bråten-Lindblad

Project coordinator

Mona R. Holtet

HR Advisor

Henry Edvardsen

Communications Coordinator, fundraising and donors

Maria Sagen Vodentsis

Communications Coordinator, social media and content (on leave)

Angelika Sogn Koutsofotinos

Rådgiver Sponsor og Partnersamarbeid / Legal Representative Hellas

Our team in Greece

Jean-Baptiste Metz

Head of Programmes and Head of Operations Greece

Fania Zouni

Head of Finance Stagona

Michaela Zervidou

HR Coordinator

Lisa Koniordou

HR Coordinator

Simone Innico

Communicationscoordinator Greece

Our team in Bosnia and Herzegovina

Jasmina Novalija

Operations Coordinator

Sumeja Kladenjcic

Project Coordinator

Coordinators in Greece

Athen

  • Site Coordinator – Silvia
  • Logistics Coordinator – Cintia

Northern Greece

  • Site Coordinator – Jonathan
  • Project Coordinator – Thea
  • Volunteer Coordinator – Salome
  • Logistics/Project Coordinator – Giovanni

Lesvos

  • Site Coordinator – Vasiliki
  • Project/Volunteer Coordinator – Sebastian

Samos

  • Site/Logistics Coordinator – Tuva
  • Project/Volunteer Coordinator – Magnus
  • Logistics Coordinator – Shannon

Volunteer Administration

  • Eftychia Oikonomou, Accounting assistant
  • Harald Hoff, Monitor & Evaluation
  • Sive Einarson, Funding/recruitment
  • Torill Odden, Communications
  • Maria Helene L. Syversen, Donor handling

Regional Coordinators

  • Thomas Stornes, Telemark
  • Marith Søderholm Øien, Troms og Finnmark
  • Grete Dagsvik, Agder
  • Kathrine Dørum Middelthon, Rogaland
  • Gunn Skinlo, Vestland
  • Arne Martin Thingnes, Oslo/Viken (Buskerud)
  • Anita Ingebretsen, Oslo/Viken (Buskerud)
  • Siv Grøteide, Møre og Romsdal
  • Tone Jøssund, Trøndelag 
  • Silje Distad Stelander, Oslo/Viken
  • Ingvild Gundersen, Oslo/Viken
  • Roar Pedersen, Innlandet
  • Cecilie Holm-Johnsen, Oslo/Viken

Board

  • Turid Lilleheie, Chair
  • Trude Jacobsen, Board Member
  • Elina B. Bjørck, Board Member
  • Anders Horn, Board Member
  • Emilie Christoffersen, Board Member
  • Flavia Forster, Board Member

Election Committee

  • Torill Odden
  • Stein Erik Syrstad