About us

Meet the Civic-Tech Enthusiasts behind Our Work

Our work contributes to our programs which include open data, digital transformation, capacity, and community building, and is backed by management geeks, tech enthusiasts, avid planners, and compassionate individuals who love to talk data to you. Each team member gives their specialized input whether that is from the law, entrepreneurship, tech, marketing, etc. perspective. We are happy to foster an interdisciplinary environment that allows the integration of various perspectives toward our organization’s goals. Additionally, please find Code of Ethics for ODK Employees, which outlines the ethical principles that govern decisions and behavior at our organization.

Team Members

Meet our Awesome Team.

Blerta Thaçi
Executive Director

Blerta is an ultra-organized, healthy food lover with inspiring goals in mind.

Dafina Olluri
Deputy Director

Dafina is a fierce dealmaker who wakes up at 5am to kickbox.

Tringa Ahmetaj
Finance Officer

Tringa is the kindest person with the best finance know-hows.

Edona Dervisholli
Finance Assistant

Edona is a lyrics wizzard who speaks perfect Deutsch.

Ariana Gjuli
Project Coordinator

Ariana is a fan of The Office, astrology and chocolate.

Delvina Haxhijaha Krasniqi
Project Coordinator

Delvina is experienced in managing multifunctional projects, or as her father would put it, “not a doctor”.

Board Members

Meet our Awesome Board Members.

Mor Rubinstein
Chairperson

A data activist and an open data expert. For the last decade, she has been working in civil society organizations around the world on open data, open government and civic tech.

Daniel Cosentino
Board Member

Multimedia Artist and Assistant Professor at RIT Kosovo (formerly American University in Kosovo) via the Rochester Institute of Technology’s Global Programs.

Alix Dunn
Board Member

The founder of Computer Says Maybe, a firm building the skills to improve collaboration in techno-social design and in turn help bring about an equitable future.

Besfort Rrecaj
Board Member

A dedicated researcher and professor who enjoys endless legal interpretations. He believes in creative and outside of the box legal solutions.

Networking Partners

Meet our civic-tech partners around the world.