Executive Director

Herolinda Shkullaku


Born in 1976 in Pogradec, Albania.

After her studies of  English in the University of Tirana, she worked for three years as an English and German language teacher, first in one of the high-schools in the  district of Pogradec and then in the non-public NEHEMIA school.

In 2002 the cooperation with NEHEMIA continued as she became Assistant to the Chairman of Executive Board and then to the Chairman of Supervisory Board of NEHEMIA for a 6-years period, assisting the Chairman also in his commitments with different humanitarian organizations inside and outside Albania. At the same time, Mrs. Shkullaku gained experience as a leader of smaller projects within NEHEMIA such as the project for Foreign Languages and Professional Forum.

In 2009 she became the Head of National Center of NEHEMIA in Albania, coordinating the work for 9 Local Centers in Albania as well as central services of Human Resources for NEHEMIA Foundation. During this time she successfully finished her second course of studies, ‘Business & Economics’, at ‘Nehemiah Gateway University’.

In January 2013, Mrs. Shkullaku became Executive Director of Nehemiah Gateway Albania. At Nehemiah Gateway, she has the opportunity to serve her country offering sustainable and inspirational models for young people in Albania.

Mrs. Shkullaku is married with a son.


Supervisory Board

Helmut Hauser


Arnold Geiger

NGS Managing Director 

Prof. Dr. Goran Rafajlovski

Professor and Lecturer

Arlinda Merdani

Global Operations and Human Resources NGS


Gerd Seitz

Tax and legal consultant


Eliverta Götz

Global Controlling and Reporting NGS

Kai Uellendahl 

Business Consultant

Members of the Advisory Board  

The Advisory Board advises the organization’s management concerning their content orientation. The board functions as a team of consultants and advocates. Members are experts from various areas of society and fields of expertise, with varying professional experience, ensuring a broad and professionally profound support of the organization. They work in an honorary function.

Chair: Anke Neuzerling, M.A.


Prof. Dr. Dr. hc Ulli Arnold

University Professor

Dr. Jonathan Daniel

Bank Executive

Jürgen Feldmeier, R.A.

Legal Consultant

Roman Fertinger

Police Commissioner

Margit Lange

Independent Coach

Dr. Andreas Metzger


Prof. Dr. Manfred Spreng


Prof. Dr. Goran Rafajlovski

Professor and Lecturer

Johannes Selle

Former Member of the German Parliament

Prof. Dr. Harald Seubert

Philosopher, professor and lecturer