Krista Mulenok/ General Secretary of EATA
Krista Mulenok has Master’s degrees in law and economy. She has been active in private and security sector over 20 years and last 7 of them in Estonian Atlantic Treaty Association’s (EATA) Secretary General. She is married and has two daughters. In 2014, Estonian radio Sky Plus organized a competition for citizens to become one of the candidates in European Parliament elections. Krista won this game and became a successful candidate. She received invitations from five parties in Estonia to continue in politics, however, Krista declined to all of them and continued as a Secretary General in EATA, to promote defense and security questions among society. As an EATA’s Secretary General and a member of NATO’s first Civil Society Advisory Panel on Women, Peace and Security Krista finds it important to strengthen co-operation between NATO and the EU in security and defense field. She also supports actively women’s role in crises management and even in war, when it comes to maintaining peace.