Personnel

Board of Directors

Frank Whelan – Ireland

Matthias Fritz – Germany

Mats Hansinger – Sweden

Ivan Pilat – Ukraine

Barbara Schoch – Germany

Marzenna Biegala -Howorska – Poland

Claire Gattet – France

Ann-Katrin Norin- Sweden

Anka Raic – Bosnia Hertzogovina

Michalis Lanatis – Cyprus

Presidium

President
Frank Whelan – Ireland

Senior Vice President
Matthias Fritz – Germany
Specializing in Legal and Constitutional Affairs

Vice President
Mats Hansinger – Sweden
Specializing in Finance and Membership

Vice President
Ivan Pilat – Ukraine
Specializing in Cultural Event Management

Vice President
Jo Gattet – France
Specializing in Choral Work

Vice President
Dr. Lillo Alessandro – Italy
Specializing in Research

Vice President
Dr. Elena Boronina – Russia
Specializing in Folklore Education

Vice President
Ph.Dr. Ludmila Veltcheva – Bulgaria
Specializing in Traditional Music

Vice President
Marzenna  Biegala -Howorska Poland
Special advisor on Central European Folk Art and Culture