Education and career
Annet studied Medical Biology at the University of Utrecht. Additionally, she took several courses in science communication.
For several years, she worked at the Consumentenbond, a Dutch consumers organization. She started as a researcher, later on she was editor and editor-in-chief.
She also worked at the Dutch Heart Foundation, as a science communications advisor.
Annet is secretary of the Dutch Association for Science Journalism and Science Communication (VWN).