Board

Representatives of major political parties, as well as experts in the fields of transatlantic relations and security policy, are represented on the Board and the Executive Committee (which is part of the Board) of the Netherlands Atlantic Association. The (unpaid) Executive Committee and Board meet at least twice and three times a year respectively.

 

Executive Committee

 
Dirk Jan van den Berg , Chairman
Chairman of the Executive Board, Sanquin Blood Supply
 
Alex Krijger, Vice Chairman

Senior Government Relations Advisor, Royal Dutch Shell

 
Michiel van Campen, Secretary

Executive Director, Permits Foundation; Owner, Van Campen International Business Development

 
Harry Groen, Treasurer
Former Mayor of Noordwijk
 
Angelien Eijsink
Former Defence spokesperson for the Social Democratic Party (PvdA); Former Chairman, Standing Committee on Foreign Affairs, Second Chamber of Parliament
 
Ronald Vuijk
Former Defence spokesperson for the Liberal Party (VVD), Second Chamber of Parliament
 
Wim Kok, Observer for the Ministry of Defence
Director of Communication, Ministry of Defence
 
Hester Somsen, Observer for the Ministry of Foreign Affairs
Director of Security Policy, Ministry of Foreign Affairs
 

Board

 
Salima Belhaj
Defence spokesperson for the Social Liberal Party (D66), Second Chamber of Parliament
 
René Cuperus

Scholar in Residence, Ministry of Foreign Affairs; Guest Researcher, Germany Institute at the University of Amsterdam; Columnist De Volkskrant

 

Mostafa Hilali

Royal Netherlands Army

 
John Jacobs, Chairman Netherlands Atlantic Youth
Student master Human Geography, Radboud University Nijmegen
 
Ton van Loon
Former Commander, 1st German/Dutch Corps
 
Hans Luyendijk, Chairman Atlantic Education Committee
Former Principal, Dalton School, The Hague
 
Marije Meines
Senior Advisor, RadarAdvies
 
Patrick Mikkelsen
Executive Director, American Chamber of Commerce in the Netherlands
 
Paul Scheffer
Publicist; Professor of European Studies, Tilburg School of Humanities
 
Truus Valkering
Former Director International Affairs, Tata Steel Europe
 
Rein Willems
Former Chairman of the Board, Shell Nederland B.V.
 
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