Heleen de Coninck, daughter of Leo and Joke de Coninck of Doesburg, Netherlands married Forrest Riley Bradbury, son of Kevin and Barb Bradbury of Otway, Ohio on July 8, 2012 in Portsmouth, Ohio. Interested in the politics surrounding climate change, Heleen was involved in the intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change (IPCC) and earned a PhD on technology agreements for energy and climate from Vrije Universiteitvan Amsterdam. Forrest’s involvement in experimental physics research at Ohio University led him to Princeton University where he earned a PhD in electrical engineering.
Forrest teaches physics and math at Amsterdam University College and Heleen recently accepted an associate professor position at University at Nijmegen. The couple lives in an apartment overlooking Amsterdam’s Westerpark.