Panagiota Koutsoukou was born in Athens in 1974. She studied Art Conservation in Greece and continued her studies at the Architecture of the University "Università degli Studi Mediterranea di Reggio Calabria" in Italy, with a degree in Architecture in the sector of History and Conservation of Architecture and Natural Heritage. Postgraduate studies at the Department of Materials Engineering, University of Ioannina. For several years has worked at the Ministry of Culture in the field of 'Art Works Conservation'.She is co-founder of the "EcoMuseumZagori", where she is responsible for highlighting the region's cultural heritage as well as advising groups on the creation of cultural industry units. She works for the NGO “The Mediterranean Institute for Nature and Anthropos_(MedINA)” in the field of Sustainable Development Projects. Panagiota is also a member of the committee for the sustainable development of the Municipality of Thermo.