Our Team

Our team consists of well-known journalists, Editors in Chief, media owners, scholars and researchers of Lithuania’s universities, experienced public relations and marketing experts and heads of large companies. They all have experience working in Lithuania and abroad.

Lecturers

Agnė Gintautaitė

Agnė Gintautaitė

Social media strategist at one of the biggest telecommunication organisations in Lithuania “Bitė” and its products. She is also a former journalist and editor of the biggest Lithuanian business daily “Verslo žinios”, where she was creating an award-winning media innovation section of the paper.

Algirdas Davidavičius

Algirdas Davidavičius

Master of public speaking, philosopher, expert in social psychology. Media and information literacy researcher at the Vilnius policy analysis institute. Lecturer at Vytautas Magnus University in Kaunas.

Andrius Baranauskas

Andrius Baranauskas

Head of corporate communication at one of the biggest Lithuanian telecommunication companies “UAB Tele2”, also its former press officer for many years. He has extensive experience in working as a communication professional for many industries, incl. food, pharmaceutical, financial etc.

Artūras Morozovas

Artūras Morozovas

Experienced photojournalist and freelance war photograpger (worked in Georgia and Ukraine). Contributed to the biggest Lithuanian media houses (incl. DELFI, 15min.lt). One of the founders of multimedia agency “Nanook”.

Aurimas Perednis

Aurimas Perednis

Journalist and Editor, anchor of daily live radio show on national radio „Žinių radijas“ already for 14 years. Teaches radio speaking, interviewing techniques and media relations.

Daiva Lialytė

Daiva Lialytė

Works in the field of communication from 1998. Teaches at Vilnius University’s Faculty of Communication. Currently she is the head and the board member of “Integrity PR” company, also the Council Member of the Association of Public Relations Agencies.

Liudvika Meškauskaitė

Liudvika Meškauskaitė

The best known media law expert in Lithuania. Professor at the faculty of Law of Vilnius university. Author of the book “Media Law”. Awarded with Medal of the Order of Lithuanian Grand Duke Gediminas.

Nerijus Maliukevičius

Nerijus Maliukevičius

Professor at the Institute of political science and international relations of Vilnius university, expert of political conflicts and the media, information wars and Russia studies.

Edmundas Jakilaitis

Edmundas Jakilaitis

Anchor of a political daily TV program ‘At the Centre of Attention” aired daily on DELFI.lt He has been named in the annual elite survey (organised by DELFI) as the most influential Lithuanian journalist for the 3rd time.

Evaldas Tamariūnas

Evaldas Tamariūnas

Radio and television journalist and photographer (worked for radio „Žinių radijas“, LRT TV program about drivers, roads and automobiles). Currently, serves as a press officer at the Directorate of Automobile Roads.

Gediminas Cibulskis

Gediminas Cibulskis

Human of ideas and stories, creative professional at the VRS advertising agency. Creator of the interactive kids’ story “Worm Nameless”. Former journalist at 15min.lt - one of the biggest internet dailies in Lithuania.

Gintaras Šeputis

Gintaras Šeputis

Executive Director of Association of Lithuanian Communication Agencies. Former Creative Director at VRS agency, former director of public broadcaster’s LRT TV program “The signs”. Expert of visual communication, creativity teacher.

Gražina Michnevičiūtė

Gražina Michnevičiūtė

Lithuanian Cultural Attaché in New York (from 2018). Editor in Chief of the magazine “Moteris” – one of the oldest magazines for women (established in 1920) in Lithuania. Former journalist in popular Lithuanian magazines “Ieva”, “Žmonės”.

Indrė Baltušė

Indrė Baltušė

Author and leader of Lithuanian Journalism Centre’s Public Relations and Marketing Communication professional study programme. Expert in integrated communication, founder and leading partner of branding and design agency IMAGINE, former partner at „INK Agency”.

Indrė Makaraitytė

Indrė Makaraitytė

Author and leader of Journalism Centre’s Contemporary Journalism and Media study programme. Journalist, political commentator, anchor of political daily TV program ‘Comment of the Day’ on INFO TV.

Jonathan Howard

Jonathan Howard

Has long working experience as a strategist of advertising agencies „Saatchi & Saatchi“ and „BBDO“ in London. Teacher of strategy planning and creativity. He has worked with most biggest advertisement chains, such as „McCann Erickson”, „Y&R“, „Fallon“ and others.

Kęstutis Gečas

Kęstutis Gečas

Works in the field of communication already for 17 years. Founded several PR and communication agencies, incl. „INK Agency”. His career started in the biggest, at the time, Lithuanian daily newspaper “Lietuvos rytas”. Council Member of the Association of Public Relations Agencies.

Monika Garbačiauskaitė-Budrienė

Monika Garbačiauskaitė-Budrienė

Creator of the most popular Lithuanian internet daily DELFI.lt and it’s first Editor-in Chief. She is one of the first in the generation of young Lithuanian journalists to create new tradition of independent media.

Rimvydas Valatka

Rimvydas Valatka

Journalist, editor, political commentator. During his 3 decades-long career in journalism, he lead the biggest national newsrooms – lrytas.lt, 15min.lt, “Veidas”. He is also the Signatory of the Act of Independence of Lithuania.

Rosita Kajackaitė

Rosita Kajackaitė

A conversion optimization practician and analyser. The head of digital marketing and conversion optimization. Works mainly in Lithuanian and USA markets.

Rūta Latinytė

Rūta Latinytė

Head of PR of publishing company „Šviesa“. Former press officer of the Lithuanian telecommunication company „Bitė LT“. Founder of creative agency „Flexus“, doctorate researcher at the Institute of Literature and Folklore.

Viktorija Urbonaitė

Viktorija Urbonaitė

Expert in creative writing, copywriter for famous magazines “Happy 365”, “L’Officiel Fashion”, contributor of the publisher “Alma Littera”. Founder of the creative writing workshop house “Kregždynas”.

Vykintas Pugačiauskas

Vykintas Pugačiauskas

One of the main editors of foreign news at the national public broadcaster’s LRT TV news service. From 2011 to 2014 he was serving as a diplomat at the Lithuanian representative office in Brussels.

Leaders

Indrė Baltušė

Indrė Baltušė

Author and leader of Lithuanian Journalism Centre’s Public Relations and Marketing Communication professional study programme. Expert in integrated communication, founder and leading partner of branding and design agency IMAGINE, former partner at „INK Agency”.

Indrė Makaraitytė

Indrė Makaraitytė

Author and leader of Journalism Centre’s Contemporary Journalism and Media study programme. Journalist, political commentator, anchor of political daily TV program ‘Comment of the Day’ on INFO TV.

Partners

Open Society Foundation Lithuania