Education: MSc in Spatial Planning, Wageningen University, the Netherlands; professional bachelor in Garden and Landscape Management, HAS Den Bosch, the Netherlands.
Background information: The main responsibilities of Frank are contributing to the Natura 2000 Biogeographical Process, acting as a liaison with consortium partners, and supporting the organisations of seminars and workshops. Furthermore he is responsible for the maintenance and development of the Natura 2000 platform and other communication and outreach resources.
During his education Frank studied different aspects of land use planning, spatial policies, and vision and strategy development. His thesis focused on the influence that societal actors have on cross-border spatial planning projects.