Board of Trustees

Jacques Malschaert is Director of Bibliotheekservice Fryslân, a regional service organization for libraries and other cultural and welfare foundations, based in Leeuwarden, Netherlands. He is a member of the board of Stichting Samenwerkende POI’s (SPN), the Dutch service organization of public libraries. Jacques has served as managing director of several libraries. He is chair of the Dutch steering group Basic Skills and Libraries, a member of the steering group Literate Fryslân, and a member of the board of the foundation (translated in English: In 2015, Jacques published the book, Kennis maken en verbinden (in English: Creating and Linking Knowledge).