Carine Raes (Antwerp, 1958) graduated as a political scientist at the Free University of Brussels (VUB). She also obtained supplementary training in economics. Since 1994, she is related to the Karel de Grote University College (KdG) for a wide variety of financial and administrative functions. During the last 5 years, she has been focussing on education policy in which she examines the diversity and intake of students. Carine Raes is also a policy officer at VLHORA, responsible for the financial policy.