Codrut Birsan

Member 
Founder: Chicago Summer Opera, Founder: Chicago Community Council, RCCC Ambassador
Romanian music will always remind us, Romanians, where we came from and who we are. That's why we need a Romanian Community Center of Chicago. That's why I am an Ambassador of the Romanian Community Center of Chicago. That's why "I'm in!"
Mihaela Campion

Member 
Ambassador of RoCo, Supporter of RoCo, Member of the RoCo Chicago Community Council
Marina Ceclan

Member 
Excellence Center Director, Ottawa (Canada)
Staff 
I live in Gatineau with my husband and two children Anna and Luca. I hope one day my kids will look back and think I was a good mom. One of my favorite motto is " We rise by lifting others!" 
Dan Cosma

Member 
Ambassador of RoCo, Supporter of RoCo
Volunteer 
 
Iulia Dima

Member 
Supporter of ROCO, the Romanian Community Center
Volunteer  Teacher 
Mike Dinescu

Founding Angel 
Founding Angel, RUF Ambassador in Irvine, CA
Volunteer  Teacher 
Full stack engineer working at Amazon/Alexa. Not long ago, breaking the cloud at AWS, building web services at scale to solve BigData problems. Mike lives in San Diego and chose to teach Math to be an inspiration for children, including his two daughters.
Oana Dobrean-Urzica

Founding Angel 
Founding Angel, ROCO Ambassador , Supporter of ROCO, ROCO Communications Lead
Volunteer  Teacher 
Oana has been one of the biggest believers in ROCO since the very beginning and one of the most active volunteers. She believes in the strength of our community, in volunteering, doing good, and leaving something worth while behind.
 
Diana Dram

Founding Angel 
ROCO Biz
Founding Angel; ROCO Biz Chapter Lead and Member of ROCO
Diana is acting as Global Strategic Sourcing Director with McDonald’s. She leads business relationships and strategies that leverage scale for positive impact on the environment and communities globally.
 
Cristina Haidau

Member 
Volunteer, ROCO Edu, Supporter of ROCO
Volunteer 
Monica Horga Bora

Member 
Founding Member, Ambassador of RoCo, Supporter of RoCo
Founding Member  Volunteer 
Veronica Marcu

Volunteer  Teacher 
Mihaela Livanu

Member 
Community Partners Director
Founding Member  Volunteer 
Mihaela is a social worker and co-founder of Spera Foundation, a nonprofit that provides educational opportunities for underprivileged children in Romania. She is also serving as an Educational Programs Advisor for SPOC Charity.
Irina Nedeljkovic

Member 
Supporter and Ambassador of RoCo, the Romanian Community Center of Chicago
 
Luciana Nemtanu
Luciana is a passionate advocate for diversity, equity, inclusion, and justice, particularly through mentoring programs that advance equity in education, research, and innovation. She currently works at University of Michigan.
 
Cristina Pop

Volunteer 
Constantin Raduca

Member 
Supporter of RoCo, the Romanian Community Center of Chicago
Volunteer 
Adriana Rosca

Member 
Volunteer Storyteller. Member of ROCO
Teacher 
Adriana moved to Chicago from Romania in 2008. She’s a passionate story teller and public speaker that wants to give back to her community.
 
Adina Sandu

Member 
Founding Member, UX & Creative, Supporter of ROCO, the Romanian Community Center
Founding Member  Volunteer 
“What makes the desert beautiful is that somewhere it hides a well.” Incurable optimistic? Adina says no. We need to believe in the good that lies ahead and we can do amazing things together. Random fact: she would rather carry a camera than a purse.
 
Ioana Savos

Founding Angel 
RUF Founding Angel, Member of the Chicago Community Council, Honorary Member of ROCO, the Romanian Community Center
Volunteer 
Bogdan Solomie

Member 
Ambassador of the Romanian Community Center of Chicago
Volunteer 
Liviu Soneriu

Member 
ROCO Business Chapter, the Romanian Community Center of Chicago
Volunteer 
Is from Sighisoara, Mures county of Romania, and has a degree in accounting. He came to the US in 2009. On top of being the founder of Transylvania Kitchen and owner of a couple of Airbnbs, he is also a firefighter and father to a 2 year old son.
Diana Soproni

Member 
ROCO Biz
ROCO Biz Chapter Lead, Member of ROCO. Founder Acte RO
The owner of Acte Ro, is a Graduate of Babes-Bolyai Law School with over 3 years of experience working for the Romanian Consulate in Chicago.
 
Paula Telcian

Member 
ROCO Chicago: Community Outreach Liaison
Volunteer 
A dedicated leader that volunteers through her church and Romanian Community in Chicago. Passionate about teaching her culture, traditions, and faith to children and youth, organizes various social, cultural, and religious events in the community.
 
Raluca Topor
LinkedIn + Holistic Career Coach | Gene Keys 🧬 Student | Speaker | Helping coaches, mentors, spiritual entrepreneurs build magnetic personal brands on LinkedIn & scale their businesses organically
 
Diana Ulici

Member 
ROCO Member, ROCO Fun Chapter Lead, Supporter of ROCO, the Romanian Community Cente
Volunteer 
Diana has an extensive background in Sports and Management, and graduated with a Master's in Healthcare Administration from National Louis University in Chicago.
 
Onita Varlam

Founding Angel 
Honorary member of ROCO, Gala Fundraising Committee Chair
Volunteer 
Real estate investor with over 15 years experience in accounting and property management. Graduated from Babes-Bolyai University, Cluj-Napoca, Romania with a Bachelor's degree in International Business
 
Bianca Zamfirescu

Honorary Member 
Founding Member, Reporting Officer, VP of Fundraising
Founding Member  Volunteer 
Originally from Bistrita, Miruna earned her BA in Economics from the University of Illinois at Chicago and has built her career in the financial markets as an algorithmic trader/quantitative analyst.