My name is Erika Metzker. I graduated from the Department of Public Administration and Humanities, currently I am a graduate student at the Doctoral School of the National University of Public Service. I have been working in public administration for nearly 25 years, and gained leadership and advisory experience in the private sector as well. I have worked with local governments for many years to implement organizational development and related IT development projects as a consultant, coach and trainer. Currently I am the head of the Department of Social Development Policy at the Ministry of Human Capacities; and I am working on the implementation of social development projects funded by the EU. My main areas of expertise include: organizational development, leadership development, EU developments, efficient public service, public administration development and social policy development..