TEIJA LUBLINKOF had been previously working for Munali Coffee where she developed the Munali Coffee brand, one of the brands now roasted under Marika’s Coffee. She is a Q licensed coffee taster, certified WBC (World Barista Championship) and WLA (World Latte Art Championship)  judge and has judged in World Barista Championships in 2009, 2010, 2012 and 2013. She is also involved in developing Barista championships for the African continent as well as training of the Baristas in Zambia and other countries. She has been working together with the Zambia Coffee Growers Association in developing the Zambian National Barista Championship since 2007. Teija also established the Zambia Barista Committee (ZABAC) in 2009. She is currently chairing the Zambia Coffee Growers Association”.