Anke Van dermeersch

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Anke Van dermeersch
Senator Anke Van dermeersch.jpg
Senator of Belgium
Assumed office
Personal details
Born (1972-10-27) 27 October 1972 (age 44)
Antwerp, Belgium
Nationality Belgian
Political party Vlaams Blok (Flemish Bloc) / Vlaams Belang (Flemish Interest)

Anke Maria Flor Van dermeersch (born 27 October 1972) is a Belgian politician, former model and beauty pageant titleholder who was crowned Miss Belgium 1991 and represented Belgium at Miss World 1991 and Miss Universe 1992.


Anke Van dermeersch rose to attention in Belgium during a modelling career, becoming Miss Belgium in 1992 and representing her country at Miss World 1991 and Miss Universe 1992.[citation needed]

Political career[edit]

Van dermeersch became a directly elected Belgian senator in 2003 for the far-right party Vlaams Belang.[1] She is married with two children and trained as a lawyer.


  1. ^ "Belgische Senaat" (in Dutch). Belgian Senate. Retrieved 10 June 2009.