About Maartje van Hoek
Maartje van Hoek is a Dutch journalist and independent writing professional based in Berlin, Germany. She currently works from her office in Prenzlauer Berg for Dutch and Belgian tv- and radio stations, newspapers and (online) magazines. She works for publications and broadcasters like de Volkskrant, Het Parool, LINDA. Quote, 3FM and KRO-NCRV.
Before moving to Berlin, Maartje lived in New York City for six years (2011-2017). Among other things, she covered the US presidential elections in 2012 and 2016 for publications such as newspaper Trouw, 3FM and online newsmagazine LINDAnieuws.nl. She also contributed to the very well received tv show 'De Verenigde Staten van Eva' as one of the two main researchers of the show.