Darina has extensive experience in public administration. She was an Advisor to the CMU Minister for Public Administration Reform (2017-2018), expert of the EU project “Supporting Integrated Public Administration Reform in Ukraine (EU4PAR)”, COO for the SOE “Prozorro.Sale”. Prior to that, she worked as a journalist with a specialization in Public Finance at Forbes Ukraine (2012-2013), Bloomberg News (2014), served as an Advisor to the Minister of Finance of Ukraine Natalie Jaresko, and was in charge of communications at the Ministry of Finance (2015-2016). Daryna is a graduate of the KSE Master’s Program in Public Policy and Governance (2019), as well as the KSE Program “Leadership in Public Finance’ (2016). She is the author of the research “How to maximize the potential of program budgeting in Ukraine” (2019), and has a number of publications on budget planning.