Femke van Zijst
Femke works interim as spokesperson for the Universiteiten van Nederland. She maintains contact with the press and provides them with information on all the issues that arise within the universities.
Femke recently worked in higher education for the Association of Universities of Applied Sciences. Previously, she worked for the PvdA parliamentary party as spokesperson for political group chairman Lodewijk Asscher. In the preceding ten years she held various managerial positions in communications at the trade union FNV. Femke started her career with ten years of journalism for radio and television.