Members of the Seimas - Juras POŽELA 

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Juras POŽELA
 
Juras POŽELA

 

Member of the Seimas from 2012-11-16 till 2016-10-21.
  
Position
Committees of the SeimasCommissions of the SeimasPolitical Groups of the SeimasParliamentary Groups
Biography

Date of birth

12 April 1982

Place of birth

Vilnius, Lithuania

 

 

Education

 

2004–2006

 

2003

Faculty of Communication, Vilnius University, Master’s Degree in Communication and Information Science (Journalism)

Student in the Kingdom of the Netherlands under the Erasmus Programme

2000–2004

Faculty of Communication, Vilnius University, Bachelor’s Degree in Communication and Information Science

1988–2000

Antakalnis Secondary School in Vilnius

 

Work experience

2010–2012

 

Assistant-Secretary to a Member of the Seimas, Adviser to the Opposition Leader, Office of the Seimas of the Republic of Lithuania

Marketing Manager, private company UAB Calenberg

2006–2010

 

Director, Department of Youth Affairs under the Ministry of Social Security and Labour

2004–2006

Assistant to Justas Vincas Paleckis, Member of the European Parliament

2001–2003

Manager, Integrated Information Centre, Faculty of Communication, Vilnius University

 

Political career

 

Member of the Lithuanian Social Democratic Party

Since 2012

 

 

 

2011–2012

Member, Committee on European Affairs

Member, Committee on Health Affairs

Chair, Commission for Youth and Sport Affairs

Member, Lithuanian Social Democratic Party Political Group

Chairman, Lithuanian Social Democratic Youth Union

2003–2012

Member, Vilnius City Municipal Council

Deputy Chairman, then Chairman, Committee on Social Affairs

Since 2000

Member of the Lithuanian Social Democratic Party and of the Presidium of the Party

 

Miscellaneous

Membership: Member, Lithuanian Social Democratic Youth Union

Languages: Lithuanian (native), English and Russian

Hobbies: swimming, reading and political philosophy

 

Family

Married

 

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