As Program Assistant at WPEO-NY, Anastasia Tkach supports the processing of WBE and WOSB application files for WBENC certification, conducts site visits, and helps applicants through the certification process.
Anastasia has experience in nonprofits and human rights and has interned at UN Women Kosovo, Civil Rights Defenders in Sarajevo, Bosnia and Herzegovina, and for Freedom House NYC. She previously worked for American Councils for International Education FLEX Programming in Kyiv, Ukraine and Warsaw, Poland, administering tests and processing secondary student scholarship applications.
Anastasia has a BA in Political Science and Eastern European Studies from the University of Michigan and an MA in Eastern European Regional Studies from Columbia University in the City of New York. She conducted her MA thesis research on public space and protest in Bosnia and Herzegovina.