Previous teams

In 2016 the YES undertook a fundamental change in the education programme, meaning some roles were dismantled while new ones appeared. In the list below you can find the names of the core team members since that year.

YES 2020 – Interconnected

Role Name Member Organisation
Content Team Leader Erik Sundberg YFU Sweden
IGL Coordinator Kevin Kattrup YFU Switzerland
IGL Coordinator Martin Arro YFU Estonia
Education Team Leader Marta Bednarczyk YFU Czech Republic
Education Team Leader Vilma Seikkula YFU Norway
YES Host Anneli Vosandi YFU Estonia
YES Host Zuza Nowak YFU Poland
Media Team Strategist Christian Vasile YFU Denmark
Media Team Producer Catherina Kleinbauer YFU Germany
HOT (Games and Transformation) Sina Riz à Porta YFU Switzerland
HOT (Music and Protest) Riikka Pasanen YFU Finland
HOT (Entrepreneurship and Activism) Elina Kukk YFU Estonia
Logistics Team Coordinator Ieva Dirvonskaite YFU Lithuania
Freestyler Coordinator Diana Zaman YFU Germany
Freestyler Coordinator Oscar Mälsjö YFU Sweden

YES 2019 – Breaking Through Walls

Role Name Member Organisation
Content Team Leader Christian Vasile YFU Denmark
IGL Coordinator Kevin Kattrup YFU Switzerland
IGL Coordinator Hilde Stouten YFU Belgium
Education Team Leader Marta Bednarczyk YFU Czech Republic
Education Team Leader Christian Walker YFU Belgium
YES Host Bernat Ianki YFU Romania
YES Host Tulle Mouridsen EEE-YFU
Media Team Strategist Ludek Jando YFU Czech Republic
Media Team Producer Catherina Kleinbauer YFU Germany
HOT (Activism) Petra Pajala YFU Finland
HOT (Debate) Trine Tamm YFU Estonia
HOT (Arts) Danila Belen Blanco Travnicek YFU Finland/Argentina
HOT (Technology) Vilma Seikkula YFU Norway
Logistics Team Coordinator Ieva Dirvonskaite YFU Lithuania
Freestyler Coordinator Hanna Klein YFU Germany
Freestyler Coordinator Kathi Voigt YFU Germany

YES 2018 – Time for peace. Act now!

Role Name Member Organisation
Content Team Leader Hanna Klein YFU Germany
IGL Coordinator Marie-Louise Kristensen YFU Denmark
IGL Coordinator Sarah Buch YFU Germany
Education Team Leader Soner Uzanir YFU Turkey
Education Team Leader Denizhan Arslanbek YFU Turkey
Plenary Leader Gaspard Mantout YFU France
Plenary Leader Astrid Hasund Thorseth YFU Norway
External Communications Kaja Kindjic YFU Serbia
HOT (Diversity) Elias Wille YFU Germany
HOT (Art) Trine Tamm YFU Estonia
HOT (Change makers) Elvan Mert Ugurlu YFU Turkey
HOT (Leadership) Vilma Seikkula YFU Norway
HOT (Resolutions) Zeynep Çakaloz YFU Turkey
Logistics Team Coordinator Ieva Dirvonskaite YFU Lithuania
Freestyler Coordinator Tulle Mouridsen YFU Denmark
Freestyler Coordinator Lea Schweigmann YFU Germany

YES 2017 - "Think free. Act free. Be free!"

Role Name Member Organisation
Content Team Leader Henri Lempu YFU Estonia
IGL Coordinator Mathias Meiering YFU Germany
IGL Coordinator Anneli Võsandi YFU Estonia
Education Team Leader Sara Von Sydow YFU Sweden
Education Team Leader Martin Arro YFU Estonia
Education Team Assistant Sandra Järv YFU Estonia
Plenary Leader Alice Kääramees YFU Estonia
Plenary Leader Erik Lind YFU Sweden
External Communications Krista Kallavus YFU Estonia
HOT (Speech) Inger Poder YFU Estonia
HOT (Media) Heliis Nemsitsveridze YFU Estonia
HOT (Organisation) Michael Elver YFU Denmark
HOT (Arts) Frederic Lilje YFU Germany
Logistics Team Coordinator Ieva Dirvonskaite YFU Lithuania
Freestyler Coordinator Christian Vasile YFU Denmark
Freestyler Coordinator Ben Block YFU Germany

YES 2016 – Young Innovators Changing Our World

Role Name Member Organisation
Content Team Leader Christian Vasile YFU Denmark
IGL Coordinator Marie-Louise Kristensen YFU Denmark
IGL Coordinator Razvan Balalau YFU Romania
Education Team Leader Tulle Mouridsen YFU Denmark
Education Team Leader Anne-Louise Moltke YFU Denmark
Education Team Leader Mette Hein Klith YFU Denmark
Education Team Assistant Silvia Juhansoo YFU Estonia
Plenary Leader Ida Bæk YFU Denmark
Plenary Leader Nicholas John YFU Switzerland
External Communications Sebastian Pinegger YFU Switzerland
HOT (Public Speaking) Henri Lempu YFU Estonia
HOT (Technology) Michael Bøndergaard YFU Denmark
HOT (Journalism) Ieva Silickaite YFU Lithuania
HOT (Entrepreneurship) Sara Von Sydow YFU Sweden
Logistics Team Coordinator Ieva Dirvonskaite YFU Lithuania
Freestyler Coordinator Leonhard Jentsch YFU Germany
Freestyler Coordinator Erik Tamsen YFU Germany