Interdisciplinary Senior Scientist in land use dynamics at ALTERRA, an institute of Wageningen UR; PhD in Animal Sciences and in Rural Sociology; passion for (artisanal) eco-cultural systems.
Communication coordinator, Faculty of Social Sciences, Erasmus University Rotterdam. Coordinator Aged Artisan Gouda Presidium.
Member of the board of the National Association Slow Food Netherlands, responsible for external affairs and liaison to the National Ark Commission.
Fish and shellfish expert. Coordinator Wadden Sea Traditional Fishers. Organizing committee Terra Madre The Netherlands.