Caro is the founder and director of Background Educations. She studied political sciences and European studies. She has professional experience as a policy officer at the City of Antwerp, as a diplomat at the FOD Foreign Office and as a business developer at VITO. Caro loves lifelong learning and enjoys sitting on a bench in a vibrant city like Stockholm or Tokyo, reading a good book. She is also the course supervisor for Philosophy: movements and ideas in Mechelen.
Mila is the course supervisor for Literature: great writers in Mechelen and Psychology: personality in Ghent. She studied classical languas and literature at the VUB as well as marketing. She used to work for the Irish government and as a project manager at an educational publisher. Today she is a communication specialist for the federal government. The dynamic team at Background Educations motivates her and she loves getting people to discover new interesting subjects on an academic level.
Cyrina is sinds 2018 betrokken betrokken bij Background Education vzw.
Ze ondersteunt de vzw en zet mee het beleid uit voor de komende jaren.
Ze studeerde pedagogische wetenschappen en internationale politiek aan de UGent en General Management aan Vlerick Business School. Nu werkt ze als consultant en doet strategische projecten voor de publieke sector.