Ella Overkleeft (NL)
Ella Overkleeft is concept developer, curator and consultant. Born and raised in the city, but always with a rural dream: a space in nature where art, science, and spirituality meet in a new economy. With a background in Social Sciences and Cultural Entrepreneurship, Ella has worked with social innovation in various locations across Europe in the field of policymaking, urban planning and events. She is the co-founder of The Night Mayor Foundation in Amsterdam and recently left her job at The European Network of Independent Cultural Centres: Trans Europe Halles to launch the cultural enterprise Rural Radicals. Ella has a holistic view to foresee societal trends and craft creative solutions. ‘Inspiration brings the responsibility to create’ is her credo.