Chance Matthew WilliamsProject Officer
Chance joined the Liberation Route Europe in February 2020 as a Project Officer. He first joined the organisation in 2019, completing an internship for his Erasmus Mundus Joint Master’s degree in “Dynamics of Cultural Landscapes and Heritage Management”. With a background in international affairs and contemporary European history, Chance is a published author whose research has examined the contextualisation, memorialisation, and management of World War II heritage in Germany and Austria. Prior to moving to Europe in 2016, he obtained his bachelor’s degree from The George Washington University in Washington, DC (USA). As a Project Officer working from LRE’s Utrecht office, Chance is helping to develop Liberation Route Europe hiking trails project throughout Europe and is assisting with the further development of the Liberation Route in Germany.