Professional Memberships


Susanne, in her professional capacity as Susanne Verdonk MA, MCIJ, is an accredited member of the following professional organisations:


Chartered Institute of Journalists

The Chartered Institute of Journalists is the oldest professional body for Journalists in the world. The International Division has members in more than 30 countries. Members are recognised throughout the world as professional journalists or business communications practitioners.

London Press Club

The London Press Club can trace its origins back to October 1882. Its events are many and varied, from discussions on matters of importance to the furtherance and protection of free speech throughout the world.

International Olympic Committee – Registered Journalist

The IOC Press Commission is responsible for advising the IOC and Organising Committees on the provision of the best possible working conditions for the world’s written and photographic press at each edition of the Olympic Games and Olympic Winter Games. Susanne is also registered with the the Foreign Press Association, and the Press Office of the Tate Modern and Heathrow Media Centre.


With her Accredited International Press Card, and reciprocal memberships or co-operative agreements between the Chartered Institute of Journalists and the Foreign Press Association in most countries worldwide, Susanne is able to work as an accredited member of the press internationally.