Alena Diepold

Alena Diepold


Short description: Alena is a legal clerk at the Higher Regional Court Cologne and doctoral candidate in public international law. Next to that, she works as a research assistant at the Administrative Court Cologne. Although her active time as an ELSA officer has been a few years ago, she still enjoys giving trainings and thereby accompanying young ELSA members in their personal development processes. ELSA taught her how valuable it is to work in a team and to achieve goals together by overcoming their own borders. When she is not working for ELSA, she likes travelling and spending time in nature and with friends.


ELSA experience: 2015/16: Secretary General of ELSA Cologne; 2016/17: Secretary General of ELSA Germany; since July 2018: ELSA Trainer as part of the International Trainers’ Pool and the German National Trainers’ Pool, 2018/19: Director for Local Alumni Representatives at ELSA Alumni Deutschland


Nationality: German


Place of residence: Cologne, Germany


Language skills
German – C2,
English – C1,
Spanish – B2,
French – A1.


Available sessions


Soft Skills Training:
Teambuilding and Teamwork
Team Management
Public Speaking
Strategic Planning
Project Management


Officers’ Training:
One Year Operational Plan (OYOP)
Mid-OYOP Evaluation
Strategic Planning in ELSA
Officers’ Meetings for Secretary Generals
Knowledge Management and Archiving


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