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Mrs Mona Keijzer began her career in January 1991 as a legal policy officer serving the municipality of Waterland. From 1993 to 1994 she was a management trainee at Leiden University. She then held legal positions at the Gelderland Environment Inspectorate and the municipality of Almere.
 
In 1998 Ms Keijzer became a member of the municipal executive and deputy mayor of the municipality of Waterland. In 2006 she began working as a lawyer and certified mediator at the law firm Abma Schreurs Advocaten en Notarissen. In 2007 she became a member of the Purmerend municipal executive for the Christian Democratic Alliance (CDA),
 
In 2012 Ms Keijzer was elected Vice Chair for the Christian Democratic Alliance (CDA) in the National Parliament. 
 
On 26 October 2017 Ms Keijzer was appointed State Secretary for Economic Affairs and Climate Policy in the third Rutte government and is responsible for competition – and consumer policy, digital policy and telecoms, innovation and space policy, SME policy and postal affairs. 
 
Mrs Keijzer is married and mother of five sons.

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