Meet the Project Management Team
Maarten van Cleeff
Maarten (MD, MSc, PhD), offers more than 33 years of effective leadership and management of TB control programs in developing countries.
Deputy Project Director
Ersin has 27 years of experience in project and program management, M&E, and knowledge management, eight of those years in TB programs.
Jeroen van Gorkom
Senior TB Technical Coordinator
Jeroen has 34 years hands-on experience in TB care and prevention, of which 15 years as resident in Guinea-Bissau, Tanzania, Kenya, Namibia.
Monitoring and Evaluation Officer
Mamuka is a public health and M&E expert with more than 20 years of experience in public health including TB, HIV/AIDS and health systems strengthening.
Performance Monitoring Officer
Based at the Management Sciences for Health (MSH) office in Boston, USA, Claire has over 14 years of public health experience focused mainly on TB, HIV and monitoring and evaluation.
Quality and Innovation Officer
D’Arcy is a health professional with more than 18 years of experience in public health and TB program design, implementation and evaluation.
Kathleen is a Senior Advisor for Laboratories at KNCV. She has worked in TB laboratory development and diagnostic implementation for the past 5 years in several Asian and African countries.
Preventive Services Officer
Max is a senior consultant with 25 years of experience in Public Health and Infectious Disease Prevention and Control in The Netherlands and in more than 15 countries in Africa and Asia.
Rosanne van Halm
Rosanne has worked for KNCV Tuberculosis foundation for over six years. A year after graduating in 2003 as a bachelor in Economics she started working as an assistant in the financial unit.
Koraisah Joeman graduated from Erasmus University Rotterdam in 2010. From 2010-2012 she worked as an auditor, before joining KNCV in January 2013.
Bobby Nanhoe studied Business Economics at the Hague University, he joined KNCV Tuberculosis Foundation in October 2015.
Bianca Schuurbiers has a background in finance and she joined KNCV Tuberculosis Foundation in October 2015.
After working in the field of Sexual and Reproductive Health and Aids prevention, both in Europe and Latin America, Mischa joined the project management unit as senior staff officer in 2002.
Somaieh is a Public Policy and Management graduate and she was employed by the United Nations agencies and the Global Fund in their projects on TB and HIV/AIDS in Iran; the main focus of her work was project management and M&E.
Margriet has worked for many (medical) humanitarian and development organizations such as MSF, The IRC and Oxfam in Eastern Europe, Central Asia and Asia.
Steffi graduated in June 2015 with a bachelor of business administration, majoring in public health and project management.
Knowledge Exchange Officer
After graduating with a degree in Chemistry, Tristan went on to have a varied career ranging from HIV/AIDS and Sexual Health Education to working as a technician for Adobe Systems.
Elly van Leeuwen
Elly has worked at KNCV Tuberculosis Foundation since 1994. In the beginning she worked as an administrative assistant and later she joined the Unit Research as a secretary.