VOS Linguistics



Freya Lim (She/her) – 
chair of the board

Hi there, my name is Freya and I hail from The sunny island of Singapore. I graduated with a Diploma in Hospitality and Tourism, was a flight attendant and am very interested in the field of education and learning & development. Oh! I am also an avid foodie, so come have a chat with me about anything related to those topics or under the sun!


Manya WalaValkar (She/her) – Secretary

Hi, I’m Manya, a Third year Linguistics Bachelor student. I’m from India but grew up in Qatar and now live in Amsterdam. I speak Hindi, English and understand Spanish and Dutch to a certain extent. I’m looking forward to supporting the VOS board team in unifying the students in the Linguistics program.


Joe Wellington (he/They) – Treasurer

Hi, I’m Joe! i’m from Wales, where i grew up in the southeast of the country. I speak English and welsh, but can understand a fair bit of Spanish and Dutch as well.  I’m in my 3rd year of the bachelor Program in which i have chosen a whole bunch of linguistics-y modules. I’m really passionate about giving VOS members a space to share their interests and i Can’t wait to get started!  

Previous Board XXIII Members

Zoe Website

Zoe Jensen (She/her) – Previous chair of XXIII

Gideon Website

Gideon Van Wijk (They/he/she) –  Public RelationS XXIII