Sanne Groen studied Cultural Psychology and Religious studies in Nijmegen. During her Master's degrees she specialised in the relation between religion, identity, and conflict. After graduating she worked as a program creator for Radboud Reflects and for arthouse & debate centre LUX, where she was active as a moderator on a regular basis.
Since 2011 Sanne worked as a (science) communication advisor at Radboud University. During this time she also completed a training in Science journalism.