Mrs. Drs. G.H. (Geertje) Tonnaer
Geertje Tonnaer obtained her master degree (drs.) in Sociology at the Radboud University in Nijmegen. After her studies she started working as a junior lecturer in research methodology at the Nijmegen School of Management. Since then she has worked at the Policy Academy as a researcher, and later on as a lecturer, coordinator and policy advisor at Saxion University of Applied Sciences. At Saxion, she was responsible for courses in both Dutch and English tracks. Prior to her joining NQA, she was both secretary and (deputy) chair to the examination board of the Hospitality Business School. She has gained experience with audits in both her functions as lecturer as well as a member to the examination board. She will apply her experiences in Higher Education to her work as auditor with NQA.