Who is who at the Dutch Mission?

The following people work at the Permanent Mission of the Netherlands to the United Nations in New York:

Ambassador’s Office

H.E. Yoka M.G. Brandt
Ambassador Extraordinary and Plenipotentiary / Permanent Representative

Mr. Mark Zellenrath
Ambassador / Deputy Permanent Representative

Ms. Canan Çalışkan
Assistant to the Permanent Representative / Deputy Permanent Representative

Communications Section

Ms. Tessa Dikker 
Spokesperson | Election Officer

Political Affairs Section

Mr. Robert van Dijk
First Secretary | Africa

Ms. Esselien van Eerten
First Secretary | Europe, CT & Non-Proliferation

Ms. Elbrich Algra
First Secretary | Middle East / Asia & North America

Ms. Liselot Egmond
Legal Adviser | Sanctions / Legal

Mr. Bo-Joe Brans
First Secretary | Counter Terrorism

Ms. Kim van der Sluis
Policy Officer | Cyber & Latin America

Mr. Matthijs Schroeder
First Secretary | Middle East / Asia & North America

Development, Humanitarian Affairs and Human Rights Section

Ms. Sara Offermans
Counselor, Head of Section | Development, Humanitarian Affairs & Human Rights

Mr. Martijn Engels
First Secretary | Development

Mr. Erik Litver
First Secretary | Budget & Management

Mr. Jorg Zinken
First Secretary | Development

Mr. Mark Reichwein
First Secretary | Human Rights

Ms. Minke van der Sar
Policy Officer | Development & Humanitarian Affairs

Mr. Ruben Treurniet
Policy Officer | Development

Ms. Anouk Boas
Policy Officer | Human rights

Ms. Lisah Gotoh
Policy Officer | Sustainable Development

Military Section

Colonel Henny Snellen
Military Attaché

Lieutenant-Colonel Ron Brunsting 
Deputy Military Attaché

Ms. Sandra van Beek
Assistant to the Military Section

Operational Management Section

 Ms. Claudia Brink
Attaché, | Head

Ms. Dominique de Meijer
Assistant Head

Mr. Jan Lammering
Facility Manager | IT Manager | Senior member

Ms. Chantal Moelchand
Logistics Officer

Ms. Charell Borg
Receptionist | Clerical Officer

Mr. Rached Bouali
Ambassador's Driver

Mr. Tony Martinez

Mr. Joseph Placensia
Driver, Handyman

Ms. Liliana Cardona
Cleaning Staff

Management Support Staff

Ms. Houda Ahannach

Ms. Jessie Barentsen

​Ms. Brenda Westerdaal