Work Experience

Project manager | Wijkdeal De Wijert | Nov. 2019 - present

In De Wijkdeal De Wijert, residents, entrepreneurs, schools, local business, the municipality and other organizations have agreed to work together on sustainable and enjoyable neighborhood. Together we ensure that everyone can participate in society in an equal way. 
As project manager, I collect information in the field and translate the needs of elderly people into feasible projects that are meant to increase this group's quality of life in the neighborhood. All the projects are build in co-creation with all the institutions mentioned above, who sometimes have different meanings. However, that is what guarantees that this projects are also sustainable enough to supply different generations of elderly.

Sports Coach and Consultant | Own business | March 2009 - present

As a sports coach I provide structure and motivation people need in order to achieve their goals with delight and safety. As a consultant, I share knowledge and provide tools organizations need when organizing sustainable (sport) events and community projects related to sports. 

Head coach youth team | Yacht Club Santo Amaro | 2008 - 2010

Yacht Club Santo Amaro is the cradle of many Brazilian sailing talents. As the head coach of the youth team, I was responsible for preparing and implementing training programs and ensuring that the children train and perform at an international level and that motivation, health and safety were also kept in balance.

Sailing instructor and youth team's coach | Sao Paulo Yacht Club | 2004 - 2007

After a career as a (young) professional sailor myself, I was invited to start giving sailing classes and training the youth team. As an instructor I had to be flexible and find different ways to explain and make sailing fun to people from different backgrounds. As the the head coach of the youth team, I was responsible for preparing and implementing training programs and ensuring that the children train and perform without compromising their health, safety and motivation. 

Education

Currently student Master Healthy Aging Professionals at Hanzehogeschool, The Netherlands

Bachelor degree on Sports and Physical Education at Universidade Paulista, Brasil (2013)

Degree on Business Administration and Economics at Universidade Anhembi Morumbi, Brasil (2010)

Languages

Portuguese (Mother language)

English(C1)

Spanish (C1)

Dutch (B2)