Ivan Ivanov is the national coordinator of the International Network for Early Childhood Development in the Roma Community in Bulgaria - REYN. One of the main goals of the network is to serve early childhood specialists working with Roma children and to help improve the quality of early childhood services among the Roma community in Bulgaria.
In the period 2014-2016, Ivan was part of the Foudation “Zaedno v chas” and was a teacher at the 48th “Yosif Kovachev” Primary School in Sofia. In 2015, he was an intern at the Social Protection Fund at the Ministry of Labor and Social Policy. Prior to joining the Trust for Social Achievement, Ivan was part of the Arete Youth Foundation team, where he served as Program Director of the Together Forward Program.
Ivan Ivanov graduated with a bachelor's and master's degree in Social Work from the South-West University "Neofit Rilski" - Blagoevgrad. In 2015, he received a professional qualification in "Primary School Pedagogy" at the Plovdiv University "Paisii Hilendarski."