About me

I am an international policy graduate with a passion for science and a versatile background in both ICT and health care. My work style is best characterised as structured and pragmatic, and I am a fast learner. My motivation stems from a genuine desire to help people and a strong set of morals and values.

Education

Digitalization in the Health Sector (MSc.)

  • Main courses: Digital health, Information systems, Platform ecosystems, Health data and decision-making, IT management, Digital leadership, Technology and society, Research methods and scientific theory
UiO - University of Oslo (Oslo, NO)
Aug 2022 — present

International Social Welfare and Health Policy (MSc.)

OsloMet - Oslo Metropolitan University (Oslo, NO)
Aug 2019 — Nov 2021

Physiotherapy - English Stream (BSc.)

Fontys University of Applied Sciences (Eindhoven, NL)
Sep 2014 — Jul 2018

Applied psychology (BSc. propaedeutic phase)

  • Main courses: Cognitive psychology, developmental psychology, personality psychology, organisational psychology, consumer behaviour and persuasion, psychodiagnostic testing
Fontys University of Applied Sciences (Eindhoven, NL)
Sep 2013 — Jul 2014

Experience

Web developer

Since April I have been working on building a new website for Artesia. The goal has been to build a website that is more intuitive for customers and more easily manageable for Artesia employees without coding skills.

Artesia
April 2022 — Present

Artesia is an exclusive spa & fitness center with multiple locations in Norway.

Project coordinator

At Artesia I am also building the Artesia Academy, a place where Artesia's therapists will be able to improve their skills and learn new treatments. The goal is to establish quality guidelines for treatments, as well as to help with the onboarding process of new therapists.

Artesia
May 2021 — Present

Artesia is an exclusive spa & fitness center with multiple locations in Norway.

IT-manager

At Wecycle I am in charge of everything IT related, including building and maintaining the website and the internal SharePoint sites. I am also part of the marketing team, and I consult with the management on matters such as strategy, planning and funding applications.

Wecycle
Nov 2018 — present

Wecycle is a non-profit start-up based in Oslo that works on innovative plastic recycling solutions.

Co-founder and programmer

My work is mainly focused on web development, and helping companies build an efficient collaboration platform, internal knowledge base, and onboarding process for new employees.

JOOP
July 2013 — present

JOOP is a small business venture providing IT services to companies as well as private individuals.

Member of the Participation Council

As an elected member of the university's participation council, my tasks included consulting with the executive board about matters such as the university's strategic plan, policy, regulations and budgets.

Fontys University of Applied Sciences
Feb 2016 — Feb 2018

The Participation Council is a group of 11 elected students who represent all 45.000 students at university board meetings.

  • Policy development, analysis and evaluation
  • Science communication & turning science into policy
  • Business development
  • Web development
  • Creating structure & systems
  • Strategic partnerships
  • Conflict resolution & negotiations
  • Copywriting & proofreading

ICT skills

Programming
  • HTML
  • CSS
  • JavaScript
  • jQuery
  • Bootstrap
CMS
  • Webflow
  • Wordpress
  • Shopify
  • Squarespace
  • Wix
Systems
  • Microsoft 365
  • Google Workspace
  • Confluence
  • Github
  • Markdown
Software
  • MS SharePoint
  • Slack
  • Jira
  • Figma / Canva
  • Affinity Designer

Information

  • Year of birth: 1994
  • Nationality: Dutch
  • Location: Oslo, Norway
    (open to relocation)

Languages

  • English: fluent (C2)
  • Dutch: fluent (C2)
  • Norwegian: intermediate (B2)