Lisanne is Policy Officer Farm Animals at the Dutch Society for the Protection of Animals (Dierenbescherming). Before that, she completed a PhD at the Flanders Research Institute for Agriculture, Fisheries and Food and Ghent University. In her PhD, she focused on the welfare and behaviour of free-range broiler chickens, studying e.g. shelter type preferences and different rearing strategies to promote free-range use. She has a BSc degree in Veterinary Medicine from Utrecht University, and an MSc degree in Animal Sciences from Wageningen University. Lisanne can be contacted at .