Secretariat

Abir Bechwal

Abir Bechwal

Project manager 
[email protected] /+45 54300086

Abir works with partner organisations in the Middle East and North Africa. Abir supports local partner organisations to gain better rights for LGBTIQ+ people and strengthen queer communities in the MENA region. 

Alex Lauridsen Delamare (they/them or he/him)

Alex Lauridsen Delamare (they/them or he/him)

Project manager
[email protected] / +4554300084

Alex manages the conversational groups, TRANSIT, where they work to increase the well-being and reduce minority stress among trans people, nonbinaries and other gender diverse individuals. They also give presentations and work as consultant on the LGBT+ Denmark’s trans political efforts. 

Amanda Enggaard Dybdal (she/her)

Amanda Enggaard Dybdal (she/her)

Junior consultant 
[email protected]

Amanda is junior consultant and works with LGBT+ Denmark’s youth projects. She works to develop pedagogical methods for AURA and on sharing the methodology to educational institutions. 

Andreas Beck Kronborg (he/him)

Andreas Beck Kronborg (he/him)

Project manager
[email protected] / +45 54300083

Andreas manages LGBT+ Denmark’s youth projects. He works to reduce loneliness and better the wellbeing of LGBT+ children and adolescents by establishing inclusive communities and developing teaching materials, curricula and courses. 

Anne Harrit (any pronoun)

Anne Harrit (any pronoun)

IT manager and volunteer coordinator
[email protected] / +45 27597874

Anne manages the IT systems within the organisation supporting both staff and volunteers as well as developing intranet. In addition, she works a volunteer coordinator. 

Jakob Steensen Nielsen (he/him)

Jakob Steensen Nielsen (he/him)

Communications consultant 
[email protected] / +4561279186

Jakob handles the press and writes articles, debate posts and op-eds for the organisation. He is also content editor on LGBTsundhed.dk, where he works to improve LGBT+ people’s health and meetings with the health care. 

Julie Breinegaard (she/her)

Julie Breinegaard (she/her)

Counselling consultant
[email protected]

Julie supports the voluntary work in LGBT+ Denmark’s counselling services. She coordinates training activities and assists with the operation and quality development of the LGBT+ Counselling.

Kamille Hjuler Kofod (she/her)

Kamille Hjuler Kofod (she/her)

Event and volunteer coordinator
[email protected] / +45 60620869
 

Kamille works to initiate and support events and activities for volunteers in Copenhagen, as well as to collaborate with other local LGBT+ groups on Zealand and Bornholm. In addition, Kamille is responsible for the Visiting Friends, which facilitates contact between volunteer visiting friends and LGBT+ people experiencing loneliness. 

Lone Sigh Fehrmann (she/her)

Lone Sigh Fehrmann (she/her)

CFO
[email protected]

Lone is responsible for the organisation’s entire accounts, including the qualification of budgets and the financial reporting of projects, appropriations for operation and finances. She is also responsible for optimizing financial management processes including balancing sheet accounts and expense control. 

Maria Schmidt Myhlendorph (she/her)

Maria Schmidt Myhlendorph (she/her)

Volunteer consultant and project manager
[email protected] / +45 54300082

Maria develops the framework, activities and opportunities for volunteer work in LGBT+ Denmark. Maria is also project manager for FART, where she works to spread counselling services to LGBT+ people in all regions of the country as well as to strengthen local LGBT+ organisations. 

Nanna Rebekka (she/her)

Nanna Rebekka (she/her)

Communication and campaign consultant 
[email protected] / +4554300081

Nanna manages the communication. In addition, she works on improving LGBT+ people’s meeting with the health care, as project manager for the LGBT+ health campaign, including lgbtsundhed.dk. 

Nicole Scharf (she/her)

Nicole Scharf (she/her)

International Project Coordinator
[email protected]+45 54300085

Nicole is responsible for LGBT+ Denmark’s programme in East Africa. She works to reduce minority stress among LGBT+ people in East Africa and to break prejudice among local allies, such as health professionals, law enforcement and media. 

Pauline Mignola (she/her)

Pauline Mignola (she/her)

Project Coordinator
+45 44163293 / [email protected]

Pauline works to promote representations and knowledge of LGBT+ international perspectives, work and cooperation in Denmark. She supports the Global Queer Volunteers, LGBT+ Denmark’s queer migrant volunteer team, and the projects of the international team. 

Sidsel Poulsen (she/her)

Sidsel Poulsen (she/her)

Junior consultant
[email protected] / +45 52106778

Sidsel is a junior consultant in the department of politics and communication, where she works with press monitoring, content management and development of LGBT+ Denmark’s policies. 

Siv Ærøe Hyllested (she/her)

Siv Ærøe Hyllested (she/her)

Graphic Designer
[email protected]

Siv supports the communications team producing graphics and other visual material. She is also the administrative swiss knife of the organisation. 

Susanne Branner Jespersen (she/her)

Susanne Branner Jespersen (she/her)

Head of secretariat
[email protected] / +4527452773

Susanne is responsible for the day-to-day operation and development of the organisation. She manages fundraising, the association’s strategy, political interests, external collaborations and press handling. 

Tobias Aske Kristensen (he/him)

Tobias Aske Kristensen (he/him)

Volunteer coordinator Funen and Jutland
[email protected] / +45 54300088

Tobias is LGBT+ Denmark’s volunteer coordinator west of Storebælt. He works with all the organisation’s volunteers on Funen and in Jutland. On a daily basis, he is resides in the LGBT+ house in Aarhus, but travels around to local LGBT+ organisations and supports the many voluntary initiatives and activities that help support and bring together LGBT+ people every day.