Maria Paola Chessa

Events & Fundraising Officer

Maria Paola Chessa

Maria Paola is the Events and Fundraising Officer. She works with the team to organise the events of the Network and she helps implement the fundraising strategy. Also, she is supporting execution of Network’s projects such as the Ambassadors Programme and youth hub.

Maria Paola has just graduated, and she is passionate about gender equality’s topics. In university, she chose the editorial profile, which allowed her to understand the publishing world and to learn many skills that are useful even in different sectors.

Previously, she interned at an editorial agency, where she worked on publishing projects for the schools. She has always liked to devote some of her time to volunteering activities, especially regarding books. In fact, she is an avid reader, that loves to discover new things inside the pages of books.

She holds a Bachelor’s degree in Modern Literatures and a Master’s Degree in Modern Philology, with a focus on publishing.

Maria Paola speaks English and Italian.