Dr. Theodora Galani: Lecturer
Dr. Theodora (Dora) Galani, architect and urban planner, is a native of Athens. She is a graduate of the Architectural School of the National Technical University of Athens, with postgraduate studies in urban planning, regional planning, and history (Paris VIII and Paris I-Panthéon-Sorbonne). Today, she is the president and managing director of Unification of Archaeological Sites and Urban Renewal S.A., having been project manager of the Archaeological Walk of Athens (1998–2002) (D. Areopagitou–Ap. Pavlou, pedestrian ways under the Acropolis Rock) and director/technical director (since 2002) of the company. She has been head employee of the Ministry of Environment, Regional Planning and Public Works, the Organization of the Master Plan of Athens, as well as a freelance architect.
She has lectured at Greek architecture schools, has written many articles for the Greek and foreign press, and has been invited to speak at foreign universities and to representatives of local authorities. Mrs. Galani has participated in congresses in Greece and abroad emphasizing urban renewal projects and enhancement of monuments and archaeological sites. She also has represented the company by appearing on radio and TV.