Nancy Papathanasiou is a Clinical Psychologist (PhD & MSc, University of Athens), and has also studied Conflict Facilitation and Organizational Change (MA, Process Work Institute, Portland, OR). Currently she is the Scientific Coordinator for the 11528 National LGBT Helpline.
She is visiting lecturer in the Department of Psychology in the University of Athens. Since 2009, she works privately as a clinical psychologist, facilitator, and trainer in conflict resolution, organizational change, and cross-cultural adaptation. She has authored articles in peer reviewed journals and book chapters.
Margarita Kontomichali has studied History of Art and Archeology iat the Université Lumière Lyon 2 in France (DEUG, DEA & Doctorat). Currently she is the Project Coordinator for the LGBTI Refugees Accommodation and Assistance Program of SolidarityNow in Greece (funded by UNHCR).
She is a Member of the Steering Committee of the Program for Combating Discrimination Based on Sexual Orientation and Gender Identity that consists of the 11528 helpline for LGBT youth and the first national campaign promoting LGBT rights and equality.
Margarita serves as Secretary on the Board of OLKE (Lesbian & Gay Community of Greece) for the period 2016-2018.