Executive Board

The Board of Directors is the senior governing body of the Open Society Georgia Foundation. The Board is composed of eminent and distinguished citizens with different ethnic, political and professional backgrounds and expertise in diverse fields such as media, finance, academia, culture, etc.

The Board, headed by the Chairman, is made up of seven members elected for a two-year long renewable term. 


Giorgi Chkheidze
Head of the Board

Lawyer, Deputy Head of East-West Management Institute (EWMI)
Judicial Independence and Legal Empowerment Project (JILEP) 

Nino Danelia
Board Member

Journalist, PhD of Mass Communications
Professor at Ilia State University 


Giorgi Gogia
Board Member

Senior Researcher, Human Rights Watch, Europe and Central Asia Division.

Tamar Karosanidze
Board member
Public Administration Specialist

East-West Management Institute (EWMI) ACCESS Chief of Party 


Lado (Vladimer) Vardosanidze
Board Member

Architect, Urbanist


Nino Lezhava
Board Member

Lawyer , Director at Heinrich Boell Foundation/ South Caucasus Regionla Office 

Andro Dadiani
Board Member 

Public Policy Specialist, Master of Public Service and Administration MPSA 
Chairman of Partnership for Children - Georgia (P4C)






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