Sub-Stances founders and expertise
Gabriella Gricius - Operational Manager
Gabriella Gricius is a Senior Research Associate for PILPG's Netherlands office. After completing her Masters degree in International Security at the University of Groningen, she is in the process of pursuing doctoral research researching corruption and money laundering in Central and Eastern Europe as well as Russia. Gabriella is also a freelance writer and editor who works with yoganect, Bad Yogi Lifestyle Magazine, Global Security Review, Foreign Policy, and Bear Market Brief.
Expertise: Central & Eastern Europe, Russia, Security Studies, Content Creation, Editing and Business Development
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Josephine Bush - Head Writer
Josephine Bush is working with youth on a variety of projects to push their creative thought and problem solving as a Curriculum Developer, Educator and Coach. She obtained her Masters in International Relations and Cultural Diplomacy with a concentration in Global Governance at the University of Siena, Italy. Throughout all of her work, Josephine also aims to create more diversity, support human rights and sustainability in order to make the world a more equitable place.
Expertise: Cultural Diplomacy, International Relations, Education, Editing, Social Media and Marketing
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Jessica Hoefer - Executive Editor
Jessica Hoefer is the Marketing and Communications Assistant at New York Law School. After completing her Masters degree in International Relations at Hochschule Furtwangen University in Berlin, Germany, Jessica continued to act as an advocate for in and for the international community . Jessica is is also a certified English teacher and has taught with UNDP.
Expertise: International Relations, Marketing, Communication, Social Media, Journalism
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Florane Lavend'homme - Creative Director
Florane Lavend'homme is the Office Manager for SThree and Member of the Administration Board for Youth for Understanding (YFU). She completed her Masters degree in International Relations and Cultural Diplomacy at the University of Siena. She speaks English, Russian, French, Spanish, Portuguese, Italian and Dutch.
Expertise: International Relations, Project Management, Multilingual Communication and Social Media
Read Florane's Work Here.