Femke van der Meijs has a background in communications (BA Information and Communication Science and MA Intercultural Communication). She stared as a communications intern at IRC. Currently she works for IRC as a freelance writer and communications specialist.
In between her studies she was a fulltime PR-coordinator at the Erasmus Student Network, an organisation dealing with the mobility and integration of international students. This gave her the opportunity to make cultures connect and expand her knowledge of (business) communication.
In her position at IRC she uses her experience and expertise to optimize IRC's visibility and expand its contacts. She pours her creativity into new projects. At all times guided by her motto 'Use your own strength to empower others'.