Tjeerd is an advisor, strategist and writer with a broad view, capable of summarizing complex material and movements in an appealing concept or argument. He has been trained as an environmental expert and has successively immersed himself in spatial planning, cultural heritage, creative industries and media. Connecting different visions and parties runs as a common thread through his work. This led for example to the Vision Heritage and Space and the National Strategy on Digital Heritage, of which he was the project lead and secretary at the Ministry of Education, Culture and Science. Within Sound and Vision you can address him about issues such as government and politics, press and journalism, social themes, programming and collection policy.