Vesna has worked for many years as a consultant, trainer and facilitator on conflict and peacebuilding issues. Her main areas of expertise are conflict analysis, conflict-sensitivity, dialogue, mediation and reconciliation. She also specialises in working with people affected by violent conflict through training, coaching and mentoring on issues of trauma and post-traumatic stress disorder. Before joining Alert, she worked in the Balkans, Central Asia, East Africa, the Middle East and South and Southeast Asia. She has a PhD in Psychology.