PhD Krystian Szczepański is a doctor of technical sciences at the Częstochowa University of Technology, who completed the following postgraduate studies: International MBA Program - Centre for Management Training of the University of Warsaw, Management in Public Administration - Leon Kozmiński Academy of Entrepreneurship and Management, Assessment and Valuation of Natural Resources - intercollegiate - Warsaw University of Life Sciences and the Warsaw School of Economics. His previous professional experience is almost entirely related with work in public institutions in the field of environmental protection. He is a member of the Regional Commission for Environmental Impact Assessment and an expert in appraising applications at the Ministry of the Environment and the Ministry of Economic Development. PhD Krystian Szczepański specializes in the fields of environmental protection, environmental impact assessment and EU funds. Between 2013-2016 when he was the Deputy Chairman of the National Fund for Environmental Protection and Water Management for Environmental Projects, he supervised the implementation of tasks such as waste management, land protection, water protection and management, nature protection and coordination of the Operational Programme Infrastructure and Environment.