Gerrit van Oosterom (1975) is a landscape architect at the Municipality of Apeldoorn and is NVTL board member for the Communication Committee and editor of Het Kanaal, the Association’s fortnightly digital newsletter. As chair of the Communication Committee he is responsible for managing and renewing the Association’s external communications, including the website.

Gerrit has this to say about his ambitions in the journal Blauwe Kamer: 'My aim in this period of office, together with the other members of the committee, is to raise the visibility of our profession, our members and our Association among the mass of new digital media, and to improve the benefits our affiliated member practices can obtain from the communication network we have built up'.

Gerrit has been a board member since 2011.