Our team

Antonio Mihajlov

Antonio Mihajlov

Претседател на Управен oдбор / President of the Steering Board

Antonio Mihajlov is the president of the Steering Board and one of the founders of Subversive Front. Before he became an LGBTI activist, Antonio worked within the software sales and marketing industry in Norway, and internet marketing in Belgium and Finland. Antonio’s responsibilities in S-Front include providing a strategic direction of the organization’s development, ensuring the implementation of the organization’s programmes in alignment with the organization’s mission, vision, and strategic goals and through the 5 key strategic areas. His university background is in e-business management, project management, marketing communications and organizational development. His interests are advocacy on LGBTI rights, education, and training on gender and sexuality, as well as research on LGBTI topics. Antonio can be reached at amihajlov@s-front.org.mk or directly at the office of Subversive Front at Blvd. „K. J. Pitu” br. 19-5/28, in Skopje, Macedonia.

Viktorija Bondikjova

Viktorija Bondikjova

Координаторка на програмата за истражување и политики / Research and Policies Programme Coordinator

Viktorija Bondikjova, Programme Coordinator at Subversive Front, holds a bachelor’s degree in psychology from the Faculty of Philosophy at the “Ss. Cyril and Methodious University” in Skopje. As a youth worker, she possesses numerous volunteering experiences in the field of youth education, gender rights and gender democracy on national and international level as a certified peer educator for gender equality. She has been working on projects in several organizations in the civic sector, while taking advantage of community psychology in order to create positive changes in relation to LGBTI issues. Her work is focused on 2 out of 5 strategic fields in the organization: research and policies on LGBTI issues, training and education on gender and sexuality, and contributes to the organizational development through implementation of positive HR practices. Viktorija can be reached at vbondikjova@s-front.org.mk or directly at the office of Subversive Front at blvd. „K. J. Pitu” br. 19-5/28, in Skopje, Macedonia.

Angelina Ivanova

Angelina Ivanova

Извршна Директорка / Executive Director

Angelina Ivanova, joined Subversive Front in April 2016, first as a volunteer, and since September 2016 as a programme coordinator with main responsibility – institutional development of the organisation. She is in her final year of her studies at the Faculty of Computer Science and Engineering. Her activism began in 2014 when she participated in the Gay Games in Cleveland, USA, where she was the first and so far the only Macedonian participant. Since then she grew to a dedicated human rights defender of LGBTI people in Macedonia and has participated in several projects conducted in Macedonia and the Balkans. Contact Angelina at aivanova@s-front.org.mk or directly in the office of Subversive Front blvd. „K. J. Pitu” br. 19-5/28 in Skopje, Macedonia.

Aleksandra Dimovska

Aleksandra Dimovska

Координаторка на програмата за застапување / Advocacy Programme Coordinator

Aleksandra Dimovska, MA, is the Advocacy Programme Coordinator and has been part of Subversive Front since May 2017. Her role at Subversive Front includes taking the lead on the organizational advocacy, fundraising and strategic partnership efforts, preparation of strategic documents on the correlation between the Macedonian EU integration process and the status of LGBTI human rights from a legal and socio-political perspective, conducting comprehensive analyses of the Macedonian legal framework for LGBTI human rights, strategic programme planning and policy coordination in order to improve the advocacy and protection of the rights of LGBTI people in the Republic of Macedonia. Before joining the team at Subversive Front, Aleksandra gained extensive experience at notable international institutions in Austria and Belgium on issues related to EU foreign policy, human rights, anti-discrimination and gender equality, migration and humanitarian affairs, as well as global health and sustainable development. Aleksandra holds a Bachelor’s degree in International Affairs from Vesalius College – VUB in Brussels and a Master of Advanced International Studies (MAIS) from the Diplomatic Academy of Vienna with a specialization in EU enlargement policy. To get in contact with Aleksandra, write her an email at adimovska@s-front.org.mk or directly at the office of Subversive Front at blvd. „K. J. Pitu” br. 19-5/28, in Skopje, Macedonia.

Daniel Mitkovski

Daniel Mitkovski

Директор за финансии и администрација, член на Управен одбор / Finance and Administration Executive, Steering Board Member

Daniel Mitkovski, Finance and Administration Executive at Subversive Front and Executive Board member, has a 10+ years of professional experience in the NGO sector in Macedonia within the capacity of administration, financial management, design, and management of IT networks, systems, and databases. His key roles in S-Front cover planning and managing budgets, running a variety of administrative tasks, and providing consultancy in the organisation’s management. Daniel can be reached at dmitkovski@s-front.org.mk or directly at the office of Subversive Front at ul. „Makedonija” br. 11-2/10, in Skopje, Macedonia.

 

Stefan Petrovski

Stefan Petrovski

Соработник за комуникации / Communications Officer

Stefan Petrovski is the Communications Officer at Subversive Front. He began his voluntary work with Subversive Front in July 2017, and from March 2018 he began officially working here. Before starting with LGBTI activism, Stefan was an active volunteer on a local and national level. From his early years he began his journey in the world of volunteering by participating in projects that strengthened the capacity of young people in the fields of lobbying and advocacy, international relations, photography and videography. For years he has been active in Model United Nations in Macedonia, as well as the No Hate Speech Movement, a project for Comprehensive Sexuality Education, and lobbying and advocating for the same to be decentralized around Macedonia, as well as having it officially enter the formal educational curriculum. At the moment he is a student of English Language at Literature at the “Blazhe Koneski” Faculty in Skopje and has studied at the University of Utah through the Global UGRAD program in 2017 – of which he is one of the few honor students. To get in contact with Stefan, write him an email at spetrovski@s-front.org.mk or directly at the office of Subversive Front at blvd. „K. J. Pitu” br. 19-5/28, in Skopje, Macedonia.

Кристефер Стојановски

Кристефер Стојановски

Член на Управен Одбор / Steering Board Member / Консултант за истражувања / Research Consultant
Kristefer Stojanovski, MPH is a doctoral student in health behavior and health education at the University of Michigan. Kristefer has extensive experience in public and mental health research in Southeastern Europe working with sexual and gender minorities, as well as Roma communities. He has worked with Subversive Front since the beginning of the organization. Kristefer develops and supports research initiatives to assist the organization in ensuring that data-driven and evidence-based approach is at the forefront of strategies including programming, services, advocacy, and support in policy. Kristefer is a former Fulbright grantee to Macedonia. Kristefer can be reached at kristefers@gmail.com.