Elisa van Ruiten
Elisa Van Ruiten joined Interel in 2020. She is an Association Manager for the Association Management practice in Brussels.
Before working for Interel, she was Project Manager and Gender Specialist at an international human rights NGO in Brussels where she spent her days advancing issues on a European level for women, children, and people seeking asylum. She also has over 10 years of project management and communications experience, working with various EU and US institutions, associations, and businesses.
Elisa holds a B.A. in Sociology from San Francisco State University. She studied law at Golden Gate University before obtaining her LL.M. in International Law and Relations from the University of Kent, Brussels School of International Studies.
Apart from her native English, Elisa has working knowledge of French and basic understanding of Dutch