A Drop in the Ocean is mainly based on volunteer work, both administratively and in the field. Since September 2015, we have coordinated the contribution from 6000 volunteer aid workers to Greece.


Thanks to volunteering, the organisation has evolved and become what it is today.


Trude Jacobsen

Secretary General

Email: trude@drapenihavet.no


Birgit Hjelmtvedt

Human Resources- and Emergency Manager

Email: birgit@drapenihavet.no

Vibeke DIH

Vibeke Hoem

Information Officer

Email: vibeke@drapenihavet.no


Henry Edvardsen

Head of Fundraising

Email: henry@drapenihavet.no

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Glenn Andre Richard

Operations and Development Coordinator, Greece

Email: glenn@drapenihavet.no


Maria Sagen Vodentsis

Head of Social Media

Email: maria@drapenihavet.no

Kathleen Foster


Email: kathleen@drapenihavet.no


Thea Jerejian

Volunteer Coordinator, Norway

Email: thea@drapenihavet.no

Cicilie bilde PR og Media

Cicilie Bråten-Lindblad

Project Coordinator

Email: cicilie@drapenihavet.no

Coordinators Greece


Site Coordinator – Giulia

 Logistics Coordinator – Jean-Baptiste

Project/Volunteer Coordinator – Veronica

Project/ Volunteer Coordinator – Tara


Site Coordinator – Max

 Logistics Coordinator – Jean-Baptiste

 Volunteer Coordinator – Carolin


 Project Coordinator – Angelika

Project coordinator – Babak

 Site Coordinator – Christos


Coordinator – Ozlem


Volunteers administration

Milli Cockroft, Recruitment Coordinator, Hellas – E-post: milli@drapenihavet.no

Hanne Buller, HR- and Info. assistant

Ragnhild Eidsgaard Akre-Aas, Legal adviser

Jesper Haugan, Analyst

Local Coordinators

Kathrine Dørum Middelthon, Local Coordinator Rogaland 

Gunn Skinlo, Local Coordinator Hordaland

Åsta Marte Evensberget, Local Coordinator Agder

Siv Grøteide, Local Coordinator Møre and Romsdal

Henriette Beate Berggren, Local Coordiantor Vestfold 

Turid Lilleheie and Anita Ingebretsen, Local Coordinators Buskerud

Tone Jøssund, Local Coordinator Trøndelag

Cecilie Holm-Johnsen, Local Coordinator Oslo/Akershus


Turid Lilleheie


Ole Petter Heggestad

Board Member

Trude Jacobsen

Board Member

Elina B. Bjørck

Board Member

Rasmus Mo

Board Member

Anders Horn

Board Member

Election Committee:

Torill Odden og Stein Erik Syrstad

Help us help others. Become a volunteer.   Volunteer!

Do you want to join our team?

Send an email to post@drapenihavet.no