EFA Board 2016The recent EFA Board meeting in Vienna saw a number of changes to the Board.


Andrea Caracciolo di Feroleto from ASSIF, and Eduard Marček from the Slovak Fundraising Centre were jointly appointed as Vice Presidents, while Pia Tornikoski from Finnish Fundraising Association VaLa was appointed Treasurer.


Changes were also made to EFA's Certification Committee, which is responsible for assessing and accrediting Certification applications. Becky Gilbert from Germany’s Deutscher Fundraising Verband rejoins the Committee for a second term and will serve as Chair, while Andrea Caracciolo di Feroleto from ASSIF also joins the Committee.


Maria Ros Jernberg stepped down from the Certification Committee and the Board in conjunction with her departure from her former role as CEO of the Swedish Fundraising Council. Robert Kawalko from the Polish Fundraising Association also left the Committee after completion of his first term, in line with EFA’s policy of progressive departures.