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

Wouter Duyck

Vice Chair, Flanders

Sander van den Eijnden

Chair, The Netherlands

Anneke Luijten-Lub

Board Member, The Netherlands

Department of the Netherlands

Joey Alberts

Policy Advisor

Anouk Baars

Liaison Officer

Lineke van Bruggen

Policy Advisor

Thomas de Bruijn

Policy Advisor

Natalie van den Dobbelsteen

Policy Secretariat Assistant

Joost Franse

Communication Officer

Irma Franssen

Policy Advisor

René Hageman

Head of Department The Netherlands

Yara Hinssen

Student Employee

Lisette Hogenkamp

Student Employee

IJda van den Hout

Communication Officer

Luut Kroes

Managing Director

Reina Louw

Policy Advisor

Sacha Maier

Policy Advisor

Souad Omri

Policy Secretariat Assistant

Laura Oosterveld

Policy Advisor

Yvonne Overdevest

Policy Advisor

Henri Ponds

Policy Advisor

Jona Rovers

Policy Advisor

Anke Schols

Information Manager

Els Slijper

Legal Affairs

Tinka Thede

Policy Advisor

Guy Thoms

Executive Secretary

Nancy Van San

Policy Advisor

Maikel Vermeulen

Employee Apprenticeship Policy

Frank Wamelink

Policy Advisor

Michèle Wera

Policy Advisor

Department of Flanders

Axel Aerden

Managing Director

Lien Beyls

Policy Advisor

Daphne Carolus

Policy Advisor

Veerle Conings

Policy Advisor

Lina Fernandes

Policy Support

Mark Frederiks

Policy Advisor

Monique Knoester

Policy Support

Sandra Louwersheimer

Policy Support

Dagmar Provijn

Policy Advisor

Mike Slangen

Policy Advisor

Support

Nadina Arink

HR Employee

Harmen Brouwer

IT Employee

Mahdy Kabbani

IT Employee

Melanie Meylaerts

Secretary to the board

Nuray Özgan

Secretary to the Board

Pauline van de Sande-Wubben

Head of the Support Department / HR Coordinator

Tim Snijder

Senior Financial Officer

Anne Walvius

Employee Documentary Information Provision

Su-Fang Yang

Employee Documentary Information Provision

Burak Yazici

IT Service Desk Employee