studied Art History at the University of Ghent (Belgium). Since 2004 she works in Poëziecentrum (House for Poetry) where she coordinates poetry events and the educational program. For several years she is a member of the Culture Council of Ghent. Since 2014 she is member of “Het Lezerscollectief” a reading community closely connected to The Reader Organization in Liverpool. Once a month she leads a reading group according the “shared reading” principles of TRO.