Aleksandar Oparnica – Ahila, Sombor, Serbia
2008. A graduating student at the Faculty of Philosophy, University of Novi Sad, Department of Comparative Literature (grade average 8.63).
1999. A high school degree from the „Veljko Petrović“ Grammar school in Sombor, Department of Science and Mathematics.
Since 2002, he has been working at the Students’ Cultural Centre in Novi Sad, organizing and hosting oral and literary programmes, organizing music programmes and handling activities connected with advertizing and the media.
Since 2003, he has been a programme coordinator of the citizens’ association “Somborski Omladinski Boom” (“Sombor Youth Boom”).
Since 2006, he has been the editor-in-chief of the “Pogonik” magazine.
He is the initiator and the coordinator of the development of the Youth Policy in the Municipality of Sombor.
He is a member of the Board for the improvement of the status of young people in the Municipality of Sombor.
He is a coordinator of the promotion of the Provincial Action Plan for the Youth Policy in the Municipalities of Sombor, Kula, Apatin, Odžaci and Bač.
He took part in the creation of the draft for the Strategy of development of the Municipality of Sombor.
He participated in the organization of events that promoted the culture of young people, high art, cultural diversity of the local area and the region, as well as in the organization of sport events and charity drives.
The editor of the web magazine www.virtualnigrad.com
Executive producer and manager of the Yorick troupe.
He speaks English, Russian, Hungarian and French.