Paola Corti joined SPARC Europe in 2021 as Open Education Community Manager for the European Network of Open Education Librarians (ENOEL). She has been working in distance learning since 1998. She has been a passionate advocate for Open Education since 2016 participating at her first OEGlobal Conference. From that moment on, she studied, developed, advocated for OER in her university, Politecnico di Milano. She is member of the CC OpenEdu Community, obtained the CC certificate for Educators and CC Certificate for Facilitators to improve her skills in both advocating and teaching/producing/guiding the creation of OER to better support others.