Simoon is a facilitator of change in the field of sustainable innovation. Mainly in the public sector, she is exploring new pathways to cultural transformation. With a nature-based approach, she works with individuals, teams and organizations to transform business, society and self.
As an employee she worked 12 years for local Government as project-leader Innovation, where she guided the city of Oss and partner-organizations through change-processes (from cost-cutting to deep transformation). Simoon built the first Future Center for local government and she designed new policy for School for the Future based on Theory U and co-creation.
In the meantime as an entrepreneur Simoon trained hundreds in Creative thinking, facilitating change, Theory U and other, more energy-cultivating practices. She published 3 books, latest Creativity for Government. She was facilitator of change for many organizations, mainly public sector ( local government, waterboard, education and cross-over initiatives).
Fascinated in nature-based leadership and the deep believe that the world is longing for more harmony and balance, she became Boardmember of The Way of Nature. After being a student of John Milton for many years, she is working on upscaling his legacy and integrating this knowing in daily life, especially in the field of organizational development.