Meet the Team


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Magdalena Slowinska Janowitz, Founder/Programme Director

Magdalena has background in Occupational Therapy, Psychology and Community Work. She has been involved in the lives of adults and children with disabilities since 2003 in a range of roles. She’s an active member within community of people interested in social enterprise called MakeSense.  They’ve got ‘HotSpots’ in cities all over the world and hold workshops encouraging people to get involved in local social enterprises to help them solve specific challenges through open source UX and Innovation tools. 

 

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Olga Mazur, Project Manager

Olga makes sure that Bepartofit Hub keep up with all the good work we do. She has amazing project management, admin and fundraising skills and a big interest in public innovation. She studied Biology, Commodity Science and Economics.

 

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Karina Lapawa, Possibilities Outreach Officer

Karina is a talented connector and advocate for the rights of people with disabilities. She’s a doer, explorer of UX and Instructional Design, and she sees possibilities everywhere.

 

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Sebastian Ziabka, Digital Media/Video Designer

Seb has backrgound in Professional Sound and Video Technology. His skills really help us make our digital work and presence more professional, accessible and beautiful.

 

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Agata Norton, Disability and Employment Adviser

Agata is simply brilliant. She’s a natural coach and adventurer. She studied Languages and Psychology in Bulgaria and Scotland and she has an extensive experience in supporting people with disabilities to get into employment. Agata is blind but she can do anything she sets her mind to. The sky’s the limit.

 

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Justyna Scheuring, Creativity and Art Designer

Justyna is a professional visual and performance artist interested in creating art that challenges pre-conceptions of social participation. Together with Justyna we are developing a programme for people with disabilities to meet with fully abled participants in collaborations exploring self expression, confidence and communication to promote innovation and social entrepreneurship through creative work.