Gergana Jouleva is the initiator, one of the founders and the current Executive Director of Access to Information Programme. Gergana Jouleva has been professionally involved in the access to information area since 1995. She has managed more than 50 projects related to access to information advocacy and raising awareness campaigns, monitoring, and trainings. She was actively involved in the public debate for the adoption of the Bulgarian Access to Public Information Act in 2000, and its amendments in 2002, 2007, 2008, and 2015. She is an author of a number of publications focusing on the freedom of information. She is a co-author and editor of the annual reports on access to information, published by AIP since 2000. She was a member of the Steering Committee of the International Freedom of Information Advocates Network (2002 - 2014), member of the editorial board of FreedomInfo.org, one of the founders and a member of the International Advisory Board of Access-Info Europe (2005 - 2016) and a member of the Advisory Board of Privacy International. She has international lecturing experience on access to information issues.