EAPRIL Executive Board

EAPRIL is governed by an international Executive Board , responsible for setting out the broader strategies and policies of the association.  You can click the portfolio link of each EAPRIL board member to watch their short introduction video and learn more about their background and future plans for their portfolios. 

General Assembly

The General Assembly consists of all active members and is chaired by the Chair of the EAPRIL Executive Board. The General Assemly members include:

  • Board members of the present term
  • Past chairs of EAPRIL
  • Coordinators of the EAPRIL Clouds of the present term
  • Conference chair of the previous conference as well as the present chair of the current conference year
  • Editors of EAPRIL journals and/or other publications

The General Assembly is convened at least once a year to approve the accounts of the past year, the budget for the next year, and to discharge the directors and staff. In addition to these formal responsibilties, the General Assembly meets at the annual EAPRIL Conference to discuss the further development of the association.


Governed by an international Executive Board, the day-to-day management of the EAPRIL activities is carried out by the EAPRIL Office, located in Leuven (Belgium).



Patrick Belpaire
Managing Director



Inneke Berghmans
Project Manager



Lore Verschakelen
EAPRIL Project assistant
Publications, logistics & support



Tonia Davison
EAPRIL Project assistant
Membership, finances & support


Stef Heremans

EAPRIL Project Assistant
Logistics, support & promotion