1988-1992
Attended primary school in Heerlen (Netherlands)

1992-2001
Attended secondary school in Aachen (Germany), during which time I spent several periods in Great Britain and the USA

2001-2002
6-month exchange as an au pair in the USA

2002-2008
Master's degree in Computational Linguistics, American studies and Dutch studies,
Rheinische Friedrich-Wilhelms-Universität Bonn (University of Bonn, Germany)

2005
Semester abroad at the University of Utrecht (Netherlands)

2006
Move to the Rur region

2007-2008
Freelance editor for a translation agency

2008-2010
Employment as project manager for translation services

2009-2010
Further education as "Business Administrator (IWW)" at FernUni Hagen (distance learning university, Germany)

As of 2011
Freelance translator and editor