Andrzej Buła – Marshal of the Opolskie Voivodeship
Tel.: (+48) 77 54 16 510, 77 54 16 511
Fax: (+48) 77 54 16 512
Born on 28 August 1965 in Kluczbork, where he have been living since 1982. Married, has two children – a son Michał and a daughter – Julia.
In 1989, graduated from Master degree in Physical Education. He completed his education with post graduated certificates: in sport organization and management (Poznań University) and in organisation and management in education sector. He is professional certified sport manager and 2nd class qualified football coach.
For 13 years he has worked as a teacher in the High School in Kluczbork. In 2003 , was chosen as the Head of the Sport and Recreation Center in Kluczbork which, thanks to his engagement, was renovated and became a modern and significant institution in the context of the local community life development.
The sport, especially football has always been his greatest passion. Since launching in 2003 the sport club “MKS Kluczbork”, he has been involved in all its actions playing a role of the head of the club board. That was the most successful period of the MKS history and local football. In 2009 the Kluczbork team was promoted to the 1st league and completed his first season in 6th position.
In 2006 he was elected as a regional parliament member of Opolskie Voivodship where he was Head of the Regional Policy, Economics and Tourism Commission. In 2007 he was elected as a deputy of National Parliament representing the Civic Platform party. Within the Parliament of 6th and 7th term, he was a member of education, science and youth commission as well as of physical education, sport and tourism commission and legislation commission. In November 2013 he was appointed as the Marshall of the Opolskie Voivodeship. In 2014 he was elected as a member of the regional parliament and was re-appointed as the Marshall of Opolskie Region.
He proceeds according to the motto “think about people” –and he adds that thanks to the people that walked into his life, he could achieved so much. He is able to listen, to discuss and to share.
Stanisław Rakoczy – Vice Marshal of the Opolskie Voivodeship
Tel.: (+48) 77 54 16 523
Fax: (+48) 77 54 16 518
Born in 1958 in Biadacz next to Kluczbork City. Graduated from University of Agriculture in Wroclaw and post graduated school in the area of leadership and management in the governmental and self-governmental administration.
In the period 1994-1998 he was Head of the City Council in Kluczbork, since 1999 for two terms of office he played the role of the Starosta (governor) of Kluczbork Poviat. He was vice president, and next president of the Starosts Convention of Opolskie Region, member founder of Polish Poviats Assembly. For many years he has been acting in favour of environment protection. In the period 1994- 1998 he assumed the role of the president of the supervisory board Of the Regional Found for Environment Protection.
Due to the elections in 2006 he was chosen for the Counsellor of the Kluczbork Poviat, but resigned and became Vice Marshal of the Opolskie Voivodeship, responsible for culture, education and health protection areas. At the same time he became the president of the Opolskie Regional Tourism Organisation. Elected in 2007 he became a member of the Polish Parliament. In the period 2011-2015 he assumed the function of the vice Secretary of State in the Ministry of Internal Affairs. Since 2014 he has been a member of the Regional Assembly. In 2015 he was honoured with the Honour Badges of Merits for local self-government.
Roman Kolek – Vice Marshal of the Opolskie Voivodeship
Tel.: (+48) 77 54 16 524, 77 54 16 585
Fax: (+48) 77 54 16 354
Was born in 1962 in Tarnowskie Góry (Silesia Voievodeship) but from the early childhood associated with the Opolskie Voivodeship. He has been living in Jemielnica, married, one child – a daughter. In 1987 Roman Kolek was graduated from the Medical University of Silesia in Katowice at the Faculty of Medicine in Zabrze. He continued the studies at post-graduate studies in the organisation and management of health care. He acquired experience of management in health care and self – government institutions.
He was working in health care institution (ZOZ) in Strzelce Opolskie – at first as an intern, then as an anesthesiologist and then as a deputy of head of the hospital department. In 1999-2002 was a head of the Department of Health and Social Care in Marshall Office of Opolskie Voivodeship.
In 2002 he became Assistant Director of the Opole Regional Medical Health Insurance Committee and since the launching of the National Health Fund he has assumed the role of the Director of National Health Fund – regional unit in Opole. In the period 1999-2002 was elected as a member the Council of Strzelce Opolskie County and between 2003 and 2004 was a member of the regional parliament. Since 2005 Roman Kolek has been working as a lecturer of post-graduate study of the Pharmacoeconomics, Pharmaceutical Marketing and Law at Business School of the Warsaw University of Technology responsible for monitoring and funding of medicaments reimbursement.
Since October 2007, in cooperation with professor Valeria Hryniewicz responsible for the National Program of Protection Efficiency Program he has been leading the Rationalisation Antibiotics Therapy Program in primary health care. He participated in many international conferences on the activities for limiting the spread of the infection and decreasing the level of consumption the antibiotics in Europe.
In December 2009 he started work on a doctoral degree (PhD studies) in medical science on „Rationalisation of antibiotic therapy in primary health care in the Opolskie Voivodeship – the effects of the activities carried out in 2006-2009 “- on the Faculty of Medicine, Medical University of Silesia. He’s also author and co-author of many publications on public health and health care financing system. Was awarded the honorary distinction “Merits for the Opole Voivodeship”. He is interested in sports and tourism – especially volleyball, table tennis and alpine skiing.
In the Regional Board Roman Kolek is in charge of the health and social policy, information society development as well as geodesy and real estate management. In the period 2014-2018 he is a member of the regional parliament.
Szymon Ogłaza- Member of Board of the Opolskie Voivodeship
Room no: 170
Ph: (+48) 77 5416517
He is 36 years old, born in Blachownia (near Częstochowa), since 1998 has lived in Opole.
Studied political sciences at the Opole University, specialization of self-governmental, constitutional and European issues specialization. He has worked, amongst others, in CTC Poland, where was working on European projects PHARE “Promotion of employment and development of human resources in the Opolskie Voivodeship” and “ Your modern company” and “Your company – Your future” (within Integrated Program of Regional Development). Since January 2008 till November 2015 he has been director of the Cabinet of the Governor of the Opolskie Voivodeship. In the same time he has been a member of the Voivodeship Committee of Social Dialogue, Voivodeship Team of Crisis Management, Voivodeship Committee of Protection of Memory about Fights and Martyrdom. He has also been a Governor Plenipotentiary for Polish Presidency at EU Council. He has also been a Vice Chairman of the Council of the Opole Section of Voivodeship’s National Fund of Health Protection in former cadency.
Member of the City Council of Opole of VI and VII cadency, Chairman of the Committee of Education and Culture of the Council of the City and working committee for statutory changes. In the beginning of VII cadency – President of the Council of the Opole City.
He is interested in political marketing and nowadays history, favorite forms of spending free time is cycling and cinema.
In the Board of the Voivodeship he is responsible for matters considering regional policy, infrastructure and economy.
Antoni Konopka – Member of Board of the Opolskie Voivodeship
Tel.: (+48) 77 54 16 526
Fax: (+48) 77 54 16 354
Born in 1959 in Nysa, married, two children. He is raduated from Academy of Agriculture in Wrocław (faculty of animal husbandry) and completed post graduate Diploma in Banking and Finance Services at Wroclaw University of Economics. He owns a farm and used to be a chairman of the Chamber of Agriculture in Opole.
In the period 2002 to 2010 he was plenipotentiary representative of the Chairman of the National Agency for Restructuring and Modernisation of the Agriculture, Director of the regional unit of Opole. From 2002 to 2006 he was also a member of the regional parliament of the Opolskie Voivodeship. As a member of the Regional Board, he is in charge of the rural development, agriculture and Rural Area Development Program. In the term 2014-2018 he is a member of the regional parliament of Opolskie Region.