Joan Lanfranco (he/him/his) has been Communication and Outreach Coordinator at the European Union office of the Heinrich-Böll-Stiftung since August 2020. He coordinates and develops the communication and outreach strategy of the office, including digital (website, social media profiles - Twitter, Facebook, Instagram, YouTube, Flickr - , emailing, video, data visualisation) and hybrid solutions (contact programme, media relations, publications, events, visitors' programme). He also curates the Twitter account of the Energiewende blog - @EnergiewendeGER
Joan has over 11 years of experience in EU and international communications, advocacy and campaigns. Joan worked at the European Parliament, at the transparency watchdog VoteWatch Europe, at the International Trade Union Confederation and most recently at the pan-European communications agency GOPA Com. As freelancer, he also worked as EU reporter, campaigner and public affairs consultant. Joan holds a Bachelor's degree in Political Science from the Autonomous University of Barcelona and a Master's degree in European Policies and Politics from the College of Europe in Bruges. He speaks fluently English, French, Spanish, Italian and Catalan, intermediate Dutch and basic German and Portuguese.