New Media Editor at “Crimea.Reaities” (Radio Free Europe/Radio Liberty, Kyiv).
A journalist with a 9 years experience in traditional and online media (2000-2009, from daily newspapers to TV-studio), who has turned to digital, new media, communications and civic activism.
She worked for “Lvivska gazeta”, “Postup”, “Ukraina Moloda”, “Day”, “Gazeta po-kievski”, Karpaty.info etc. Olena maintained digital communication in large charity foundation, coordinated social projects in NGOs and is the founder of one of the largest facebook- communities about rent in Kyiv. A member of the international Digital Communication Network.
Currently Olena works for Radio Free Europe/Radio Liberty as a New Media Editor, maintaining “Crimea.Realities” project. As a new media consultant she teaches NGOs and newsrooms on digital and social media.