Team

The NVAO team consists of motivated employees with a passion for higher education. Together they ensure that the quality of higher education in the Netherlands and Flanders is guaranteed. The bureau consists of three departments and is led by a Management Team. Meet our employees.

Board

prof. dr. Wouter Duyck

Vicechair, Flanders

dr. A. (Anneke) Luijten-Lub

The Netherlands

M.A. (Michaël) van Straalen

Chair ad interim, The Netherlands

Department of the Netherlands

Yvonne Overdevest

Policy Advisor

Joey Alberts

Policy Advisor

Anouk Baars

Liaison Officer

Lineke van Bruggen

Policy Advisor

Thomas de Bruijn

Policy Advisor

Natalie van den Dobbelsteen

Secretariat

Irma Franssen

Policy Advisor

Pippijn van Gulik

Student Employee

Margot Guurink

Student Employee

René Hageman

Head of Department The Netherlands

Lisette Hogenkamp

Student Employee

Martijn Kanger

Student Employee

Luut Kroes

Managing Director Department The Netherlands

Reina Louw

Policy Advisor

Sacha Maier

Policy Advisor

Souad Omri

Secretariat

Laura Oosterveld

Policy Advisor

Henri Ponds

Policy Advisor

Jona Rovers

Policy Advisor

Anke Schols

Policy Advisor

Els Slijper

Legal Affairs

Tinka Thede

Policy Advisor

Nancy Van San

Policy Advisor

Frank Wamelink

Policy Advisor

Michèle Wera

Policy Advisor

Department of Flanders

Axel Aerden

Managing Director Department Flanders

Lien Beyls

Policy Advisor

Pieter Caris

Policy Advisor

Daphne Carolus

Policy Advisor

Veerle Conings

Policy Advisor

Lina Fernandes

Policy Support

Roxanne Figueroa Arriagada

Policy Advisor

Mark Frederiks

Policy Advisor

Monique Knoester

Policy support

Sandra Louwersheimer

Policy Support

Dagmar Provijn

Policy Advisor

Mike Slangen

Policy Advisor

Pieter Soete

Policy Advisor

Support

Nadina Arink

HR Employee

Harmen Brouwer

Software & Database Engineer

Mahdy Kabbani

ICT

Melanie Meylaerts

Secretary to the Board

Nuray Özgan

Secretary to the Board

Nick van Rossen

Facilities employee

Pauline van de Sande-Wubben

Head of the Support Department / HR coordinator

Ursula Tielak

Controller/ Head of Finances

Anne Walvius

Documentary Information

Su-Fang Yang

Documentary Information