Staff

  • Yannis Zervos, Executive Director
    Yannis Zervos has been involved in education and cultural programming for over 45 years. He lectures, writes articles on Greece and has advanced degrees in economics and humanities. He has been on the board of the Fulbright Foundation, the Cultural Centre of the Municipality of Athens, the Partisan Review, was the publisher of Omphalos magazine, and has advised the Cultural section of the American Embassy. As founder and director of the Athens Centre, he has organized over 500 cultural events in music, dance, theatre, as well as over 400 study abroad programs in Greece with American universities.

  • Rosemary Donnelly, co-Director
    Rosemary Donnelly is the co-founder of the Athens Centre and the site director of GEO programs in Greece. She has a BA and MA in English Literature. She has traveled extensively throughout the world, has written articles about her travels, and worked as co-editor at the Athens News, the oldest English language newspaper in Greece.

  • Isabella Stavroula Frangouli, Assistant Director & Program Coordinator
    Isabella was born in Athens, Greece. She has a BA in Business, and a MA in Communication/Media from UK universities in Oxford and London. She has lived in Paris for seven years, researching and working on her PhD thesis, about the media coverage of the wars in Iraq. She has worked for the United Nations in Athens and Unesco organization in Paris and was a member of the NGO «The Small Music Theatre», an experimental concert venue in Athens for 5 years.

  • Keti Barba, Housing Coordinator & Student advisor
  • Katerina Zafeiri, Cultural Program Coordinator & Student advisor
  • Georgos Theodoropoulos, Financial Controller

  • Lambros Saltaouras, Maintenance

  • Daniela Todorova, House Keeping

  • Anna Rudyh, House Keeping