Secretariat staff

Marie Dubost, Lead

Marie heads the EuroNGOs/Inspire secretariat and is responsible for the coordination and facilitation of the network, ensuring a successful implementation of its strategy and workplan. Before joining EuroNGOs in May 2018, she coordinated and managed for 7 years an European initiative (EQUASS), building capacity and developing quality in social service providers. She worked there to ensure that a human rights-based approach is used in social inclusion services, especially those for persons with disabilities. Marie has an educational background in non-profit association management, project management and impact assessment. A French national, she is fluent in English and French, and has a working knowledge of Spanish.

Leila Lohman, Policy Officer

Leila joined Inspire in January 2019 as Policy Officer. Prior to joining Inspire Leila held advocacy, project & event management roles with various international organisations and NGOs such as the UNHCR and the Organisation for Refuge, Asylum & Migration. Leila is current co-secretary/board member of the European Lesbian* Conference. She holds a BA in International Relations (Geneva University) and an MA in Human Rights Studies from Columbia University (USA). A Swiss national, she is fluent in French, English and has working knowledge of Dutch and German.