Executive Board


Müge Akbasan

Chair of the Board


Müge Akbasan has earned her bachelor’s degree in Political Science and her master's degree in Human Rights Law from Istanbul Bilgi University. She gained experience in cooperation and communication during her high school and university years when she worked as a trainer in youth camps. Upon graduating from university, she worked as editor and reporter in various alternative media agencies. She continues her work as a reporter on a voluntary basis. She is employed at a digital advertising firm as Account Executive. In March 2017, she participated in SPoD’s Activism School, which started her active involvement and work in the organization. She regularly attends workshops and trainings in order to strengthen and expand SPoD’s communication strategies. She has acted as the Co-Director of Communication since June 2017; and as Vice Director of the Board between October 2017 and March 2018.