Liz Page grew up and lived in England until 1985 when she and her family moved to Basel. She soon became involved with JuKiBu, the Intercultural Children’s Library in Basel, of which she was a founding member. Later she was elected President of the Intercultural Children’s Libraries Association of Switzerland. She joined IBBY as Executive Assistant in 1997, worked as Administrative Director from 2003-2006 and Director of Member Services, Communications and New Projects until March 2009, when she was appointed Executive Director.
Luzmaria Stauffenegger-Lobato was born and grew up in Mexico City. She studied Graphic Design in Mexico and in 1985 attended a two-year post-graduate programme at the School of Design in Basel, where she later settled in 1990. She collaborated as a Designer and performed various administrative tasks in the Basel design office of Stauffenegger + Stutz from 1990-2010. In 2008 she volunteered at the JUKIBU intercultural library in Basel and in the following year she became involved with the Baobab Children's Book Fund reading panel for the project Fremde Welten (other worlds). She joined IBBY as Administrative Assistant in January 2011.
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