Jana Špero is the Director-General for Prisons and Probation in Croatia and board member of CEP. She is Master of Law and Master-Specialist of criminal investigation. As an International Consultant of the Council of Europe she was involved in different activities regarding the development of probation services: workshops, round tables and projects. She has been engaged as an expert in Bosnia and Herzegovina and Montenegro. Jana was also engaged as a TAIEX expert on probation. She has been presenting Croatian probation service in many international conferences and was representative of Croatia in different international projects (STREAM Project, ISTEP etc.). She was the Project leader of the Transition Facility EU Project “Support to further development and strengthening of the Probation Service in Croatia”. On regular basis she is speaker/lecturer at seminars and workshops regarding probation in Croatia.