Ágnes obtained her degree in architecture and urban planning at the Budapest Technical University. After working as an urban planner for more than a decade, she was involved in the design and implementation of EU financed regional development programs. In this field she acted as short term expert in different accession countries from 2005 to 2009. From 2009 she has been working for the Budapest based HBHE Consultancy Company involved in project and program design and management, and elaboration of urban strategies. She is the lead expert for the URBACT Re-Block project.