Fish & Farm Consultancy
2012 – present
Owner and consultant. Fish & Farm focuses on project- and process facilitation and initiation in the maritime field of work. Various projects for Dutch and foreign clients, in both the public and private sector. Besides assignments and projects carried out for other companies and clients, Fish & Farm also carries out self-developed independent projects.
Wageningen UR Centre for Marine Policy
2010 – 2012
Projectmanager, mostly communication and organizational work, such as organizing conferences (annual North Sea Conference), seminars and the CMP Masterclass on Marine Spatial Planning in 2012. Furthermore responsible for Dutch fisheries exchange between Dutch and Norwegian fishermen related to the Dutch royal visit to Norway in 2010. Initiating and setting up the Dutch Young Fishermen’s Network.
Lectorate Sustainable Fisheries and Aquaculture, Van Hall Larenstein University of Applied Sciences
Project employee and lecturer in the field of Fisheries and Aquaculture, within the four-year Bachelor course on Integrated Coastal Zone Management. Responsible for educational material, lectures, excursions and projects related to the departments Marine Policy, Marine Ecology and Sustainable Fisheries and Aquaculture.
BSc. Integrated Coastal Zone Management
2005 – 2009
Four year course on Integrated Coastal Zone Management and anthropogenic use of marine areas.
Minor Marine Biology and Oceanography
Specialization on BSc. level at the University of Groningen.
Secondary education, pre-university level (VWO)
1998 – 2005
Young women in Agriculture (NAJK)
2014 – present
Member of the regional Young Women in Agriculture Organization (Jonge Agrarische Vrouwen Friesland), part of the national Young Farmers Organization NAJK.
Youth Food Movement Fryslân
2014 – 2015
Founding member of YFM Fryslân, the movement for good, fair and clean food.
Student Association Medusa
2005 – 2009
Secretary for the Student Association ‘Medusa’, related to the ICZM Bachelor course.