Alenka joined TWR Europe’s Fund Development and Communications team in May 2010. She is a Slovak who was born and lived in Serbia for most of her life. In 1998 she moved to Slovakia for further studies and in 2005 she completed a Master degree in theology and mission at the University of Matej Bel in Banska Bystrica, Slovakia.

After her studies she moved back to Serbia and for the next five years she served in her home church as a youth leader. Starting in June 2006 she worked as an office manager for Ikonos, the Serbian partner of TWR Europe.

In May 2010 she moved back to Slovakia and started out working in the Fund Development and Communications department as Print and Web Journalist before becoming the team leader of communication in 2012. In January 2014, she took on the role of Director of Communications. 

Alenka is married to Frank Stephenson, and they both work at TWR Europe.