The Team

The Team

The two HIV/AIDS and TB grants for Romania funded by GFATM - Round 6 are being managed by a distinct department within Romanian Angel Appeal Foundation. We hereby forward the invitation to meet the members of the team.

The Romanian Angel Appeal Foundation's implementation team of the HIV/AIDS and TB Global Fund Grants can be contacted at !

  • Silvia Asandi

    General Manager

    Silvia Asandi is a pediatrician specialised in social services management. She has national and international experience as consultant and trainer and she is an accredited trainer on HIV/AIDS prevention. She has an experience of over 15 years in the management of social-medical programs of assistance for PLWHA. She coordinated the setting up of the Sunflower-Smile Day Clinics Network for the medical and social assistance of children and families affected by HIV/AIDS as well as coordinated the publishing of numerous manuals, courses and guidelines for the medical staff working in AIDS field. Since 1998 she has been the general manager of Romanian Angel Appeal Foundation. In 2006 she has obtained the certificate in quality management systems. During 2003 - 2006 she managed the implementation of the public health programs developed by RAA with Global Fund support under the Round 2, in partnership with the Romanian public health institutions. Silvia graduated the "Monitoring and Evaluation of National AIDS Programs" course organised by WHO, University of San Francisco and Public Health School in Zagreb.

  • Dana Marin

    Financial Manager

    Dana Marin is an economist with specialization in financial management systems, human resources management, quality management systems and internal audit. She is also specialized in marketing and has an experience of over 7 years in financial management programs with international financing. Since 2006 she has been Financial Manager of Romanian Angel Appeal Foundation. She has conceived and developed the on-line financial reporting system for the implementing organisations of the programs funded by the Global Fund under the Round 6 in Romania.

  • Mihaela Stefan

    TB Program Officer

    Mihaela Stefan is a general practitioner, being admitted as resident doctor in Management and Public Health, in 2004. In 2005 started her activity as Project Assistant at PMU-TB for the programs financed by the Global Fund. At this experience adds another one, in coordinating over 10 national campaigns for social communication and public health. She is a certified trainer of trainers (TOT), working as lector at trainings about public health issues,including communication and the control of respiratory infections.Mihaela also has a relevant experience in writting applications for communication and public health projects. She joined RAA team in June 2009 as TB Program Officer.

  • Fidelie Kalambayi

    Monitoring And Evaluation Officer HIV Program

    Fidelie Kalambayi is a sociologist and graduated the Master in Gender Studies. Now she is a post-graduate in sociology at Bucharest University, her theme of post-graduation being the health behavior changes. She has a great experience in evaluating and research in social programs domain. She contributed to various evaluation studies of social policies impact in different areas: education, audio-visual, gender equality, labor market, etc. In 2000 she joined the team of Romanian Angel Appeal Foundation, currenly coordinating the monitoring & evaluation department. She has an international certification in Monitoring and Evaluation of the National HIV/AIDS.

  • Nicoleta Manescu

    Program Officer HIV/AIDS

    Nicoleta Manescu is a sociologist, with a wide experience in coordinating programs of psycho-social assistance for young people with special needs and for vulnerable groups. She succesfully graduated a Master in Social and Health Services Management and for five years, she has been working in the Romanian Angel Appeal Foundation in the monitoring and implementation of programs of social assistance for persons who live with HIV/AIDS. She coordinated the elaboration of guidelins, working instruments and training curricula for social assistants and psychologists from the Day Clinics network "Sunflower - Smile" and has various scientific contributions and international participations at conferences and seminars dedicated to improving the services for children and adults living with HIV/AIDS. Nicoleta has graduaded the "Monitoring and Evaluation of National AIDS Programs" course organised by WHO, University of San Francisco and Public Health School in Zagreb.

  • Mihaela Nacu

    Ofiter Financiar

    Mihaela Nacu is a chemist engineer but she graduated accountancy and financial management studies. She has an experience of over 5 years in the financial audit, of supervising costs and financial management from the corporate business sector. She joined RAA team in 2007.

  • Ana-Maria Duca

    Procurement Officer

    Although she initially graduated the Faculty of Geography - English, Ana-Maria Duca also attended the courses of the Academy of Economic Studies - Faculty of Accounting and Management Informatics and attended a formation stage at Liverpool Hope University College in Great Britain. She has an over 3 years experience in purchase management and financial management, working within some important consulting firms in the field of business management and of business consulting. She joined the team of the Romanian Angel Appeal Foundation in 2007. She speaks English, French and Italian fluently.

  • Cristina Enache

    Program Officer HIV/AIDS

    Cristina Enache has a diploma of the Academy of Economic Sciences and she is folowing the Master in Communication and Public Relations at SNSPA. Cristina has more than 7 years of experience in social services addressed to children and younsters living with HIV/AIDS, in activities and projects for their social and educational integration, gaining abillities of an independent life and has coordinated programs financed by the Global Fund, Round 2 and Round 6. She joined RAA team in June 2009. Cristina graduaded the "Monitoring and Evaluation of National AIDS Programs" course organized by WHO, University of San Francisco and Public Health School in Zagreb.