|Hanke Bruins Slot|
|Member of the House of Representatives of the Netherlands|
|Assumed office |
17 June 2010
|Born||Hanke Gerdina Johannette Bruins Slot|
20 October 1977 (age 44)
|Political party||Christian Democratic Appeal (Christen-Democratisch Appèl - CDA)|
|Alma mater||Utrecht University (LLM, Public law and MA, Public administration)|
|Occupation||Politician, officer, hockey player|
|Religion||Protestant Church in the Netherlands|
|Website||(Dutch) Christian Democratic Appeal website|
Hanke Gerdina Johannette Bruins Slot (born 20 October 1977 in Apeldoorn) is a Dutch politician and former officer and hockey player. As a member of the Christian Democratic Appeal (Christen-Democratisch Appèl) she has been an MP since 17 June 2010. She focuses on matters of defense personnel, local government, healthcare science professions, medical law, psychiatry and sports.
Biography[edit | edit source]
Bruins Slot studied constitutional and administrative law, public administration and management at Utrecht University. She worked in the Ministry of the Interior and Kingdom Relations before becoming a professional soldier in August 2007 after following a postdoc study at the Koninklijke Militaire Academie.
From July to December 2008 Bruins Slot was commanding officer of a self-propelled artillery unit of the Royal Netherlands Army in Afghanistan on behalf of ISAF. From February to June 2010 she was a staff officer.
Since June 2010 she has been a member of the Dutch House of Representatives.
Family[edit | edit source]
References[edit | edit source]
- (Dutch) Parlement.com biography
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