Master's degree in Romance Cultures and Languages, with a minor in communication sciences (University of Groningen), and a study on change management (SIOO). Vast experience within the VNG, both at national and international level, and its global organization, United Cities and Local Governments (UCLG). Experienced in policy development and capacity development of local governments and their associations, with a particular focus on crisis management.
Manager Quality & Project Implementation / Deputy Director - Management
I have seen how local governments around the world work for the same purposes: to serve their citizens in the best possible way and to build a sustainable future. It is rewarding to be part of that mission and to support municipalities in overcoming the challenges they come across.