René Vlak serves as Web Coordinator, ensuring that SOMO’s websites, social media and other online communication tools and networks are running smoothly.

Before joining SOMO, René worked as Senior Communications Officer at Stichting NOB and as Communications Officer at Ymere. René also manages the website of a small NGO that supports casteless people in India.

René holds a Master’s in European Studies from the University of Amsterdam and has completed professional training in communications.