Educating, inspiring, and transforming current and future government leaders.

Lenka Koss

Lenka is the Chief Learning Officer for YGL National Leadership Team.  She executes the mentoring program, recruits YGL protégés, plans professional development workshops, establishes strategic partnerships with senior executives, and provides support to chapters looking to start mentoring programs.  Lenka is an Attorney Advisor at Social Security Administration where she gained expertise in the disability adjudication process.  In this role, she has mentored and trained new Attorney Advisors, provided support during the Judicial Training Conference for Administrative Law Judges, and spearheaded the Ask-the-Expert medical training initiative, which improved customer service to claimants. Lenka holds Bachelor of Art degrees in International Relations and Foreign Languages from West Virginia University.  She spent one year studying German language and German politics at University of Luneburg, Germany.  She speaks Slovak, Czech and German.  She received her Juris Doctor degree from the University of Pittsburgh, School of Law.