Kea is the Director of EEE-YFU, the umbrella organisation of Youth For Understanding in Europe, located in Brussels, Belgium. In her current role, she is responsible for positioning YFU as an expert in intercultural education, creating partnerships and advancing the organisation strategically. Kea holds a master's degree in Psychology from the University of Göttingen, Germany, the country she is originally from. She has been involved with YFU as a staff member since 2006, first working for YFU Germany in different management positions before moving to the European level of YFU in January 2017. Having been a YFU exchange student herself, she loves working with passionate colleagues from around the globe for a cause she truly believes in.