Brankica Janković, master lawyer, was elected as Commissioner for the Protection of Equality of the Republic of Serbia for the first time in May 2015 and for the second time in November 2020 by the National Assembly. Prior to the election, she held the position of state secretary in the Ministry of Labor, Employment, and Social Policy from 2012-2014 and was director of the Gerontology Center Belgrade from 2006 to 2012. She was a producer and marketing director of RTV Politika and previously RTV Yugoslavia. She graduated from the Faculty of Law of the University of Belgrade, completed her master’s studies at the Faculty of Law of the University of Novi Sad, and is a doctoral student at the Faculty of Security Studies in Belgrade.