Paola Verhaert

Knowledge Manager

Paola is a Belgian-Peruvian historian, writer and creative coder. Paola joined The Engine Room in 2016, after having worked as a journalist, as a researcher at various universities and as a UX designer at Amnesty International. In her spare time, she plays rugby, supports local trade unions with documentation and annoys her friends with NBA trivia.

Paola is the organisation’s librarian and archivist, guiding the team towards a more strategic, intentional and collaborative production of knowledge.