Dorothy s'Jacob - Ong joined Agriterra as Functional Analyst ICT in November 2019.
She grew up in Wageningen and is living in the north Veluwe which is a mixed area of forest, corn/maize and farming.
Dorothy is a graduate from the Inholland University of Applied Sciences (2000) and has been working experience in ICT since then. From her QA engineer background, she makes a valuable contribution to improve processes and has an eye for quality in systems. As in her role at Agriterra she specifies requirement into development solution and track the development process from start to finish of the Agriterra applications. Dorothy enjoys bridging the gap between stakeholders needs and ICT solution, between key users and technical developers within all different cultural back-ground in an international environment.
What draws Dorothy the most to Agriterra is to contribute professionalising and strengthening cooperatives farmers in emerging developing countries which is a meaningful goal that is not focused on commercial gain only.