Lion Heart Foundation Board:
Reinier Hinse, chairman
Reinier has been involved with the hospital since mid-2016 and has been chairman of the board since the beginning of 2017. He brings experience in the field of strategy formation, organization development and change management.
Ronald Streekstra , treasurer
Since April 2019, Ronald has focused on finance and control of the Lion Heart Foundation. He has extensive experience in the field of finance, risk management, governance and transformation management in the Netherlands and Africa.
Truus de Ruiter, per 1 July 2019 secretary.
Truus works as an infection prevention expert at Groene Hart Hospital. She has acted as secretary of organizations for many years, including the professional association of infection prevention experts. She has also gained experience in Africa.
Giovanni Manchia, board member and portfolio organizational development
Giovanni has been involved with the hospital since mid-2017. He is an experienced HR expert, focused on organizational development. He joined the board in February 2018.
Hans Berg, per 1 July 2019 board member and portfolio Medical Affairs.
Hans is an internist (specialization in infectious diseases). He works as a Regional Health Manager at Shell and is a member of the Global Leadership Team Health. He has a lot of experience in Africa.
In the Netherlands, Lion Heart is regularly supported by various volunteers with their knowledge and experience.
Lion Heart Medical Center Yele:
Heleen Koudijs, Medical Superintendent
Yankuba Sesay, Hospital Manager
Louise Hoevenaars, Medical Officer