MSci Sandra Veličković - Secretary of the Ministry

MIDTSandra Veličković was born on March 6, 1977 in Niksic.

She finished elementary and high school in Niksic.

She was awarded with “Luča I” and in 1995. she was declared the best student in generation of high school of Economics.

She graduated from the Faculty of Economics in Podgorica on July 7, 2000 with the grade of 10 on the theme "Analysis of Information System HK Željezara (Ironworks) Nikšić".

She earned a master's degree seven years later at the same faculty, Department of Information Systems Management. She defended the master's theme "Information technology and modernization of local government in the case of the municipality of Nikšić", with the highest grade.

She passed the civil service exam in 2002.

She is married and a mother of three children.

Work experience:

- 2006 - 2009: The Government of Montenegro – Adviser to the Deputy Prime Minister for Economic Policy

- February 2007 - July 2007: Sports newspaper "Start" - Correspondent;

- 2005 - 2006: The municipality of Nikšić, the Secretariat for Economy and Finance - Head of Treasury;

- 2002 - 2005: The municipality of Nikšić, the Secretariat for Economy and Finance - Adviser for the collection of revenues and budgetary control;

- 2001 - 2002: The municipality of Nikšić, the Secretariat for Economy and Finance - trainee;

- 1998 - 2007: The independent journal "Vijesti" - Correspondent for the society and sport.

Casual work engagements:

- 2005 - Indecon Consulting GmbH- a consultant on the project Economic Reform Management- a survey on corporate governance in Montenegro;

- 2004 - The Urban Institute - a consultant on the project Efficient local self-government;

- 2002 - International City Country Management Association, Partnership for development of municipalities in Montenegro - a consultant on the project.

Contact e-mail: sandra.velickovic@mid.gov.me