Who are we

The base team of Noorderzon is:

Office
Femke Eerland (general director), Mark Hospers (general coordinator & campaign leader), Roland Oostinga (boekhouding), Maryanti Tjia (officemanager), Bianca Burema (officemanager)

Artistic
Mark Yeoman (artistic director), Henk Bothof (programme producer), Nynke Oele (kids activities), Peter Sikkema (music programmer Spiegeltent and Dok), Joey Ruchtie (music programmer Spiegeltent and Dok), Marinke Kerkhoff (music programmer Podium Plataan and Podium op Zuid), Frits Selie (music programmer Synagoge en Der Aa-kerk), Stefan Nieuwenhuis (programmer literature).

Communication & Marketing
Mark Hospers (head of communication & marketing), Milou de Boer (communication & marketing), Robbert van Heuven (author), Karlijn Vermeij & Maaike Ridder (communication interns), Lies Mensink (intern), Djamila Boulil & Riët van Achteren (crewcommunication interns ).

Productie
Marijn Nagel (production coordinator), Henk Bothof (programme producer), Folkert Swart (technisch producent), Eva Weerts (assistant programme producer), Rutger Smit (assistant programme producer), Milan Breukers (artist production) ,  Annemieke Lowijs (production assistent).


Overig
Carol van Gelder (hospitality), Patrick van Lint (volunteers coordination), Shannen Badenbroek (volunteers coordination),  Marleen van der Veen (catering), Ivo Fontijn (catering), Lara van den Bergh & Ayla Boonstoppel (ticketing), Dagmar Detmar (kaartverkoop).
 

Management & Board Stichting Noorderzon 2017
Noorderzon is a not-for-profit foundation, and therefore it has a Board. The foundation is run by general director Femke Eerland. Our Board duties are fullfilled by a team of dedicated volunteers: 
Mr. Dirk Nijdam (chair, first term), Mrs. Baukje Jensma (member, second term) and Mr. Rob Janssen (member, second term), and Mr. Hans Gerritsen (member, first term).

The Foundation and it's Board follow as much as applicable the '23 Recommendations for Cultural Governance'. For more information please look at this site.