An Vanbellingen is SMIT's office assistant. Her journey as an exchange student in Mexico in 1999 increased her interest in foreign languages. An obtained a Master's Degree in Translation (English - Spanish, option Business Communication) in 2004 at the Vlekho Institute (HUBrussel). After graduating, she moved to San Francisco, California, were she worked as office assistant at MMI, a class action locator service based in Marin County. Upon her return to Belgium, An joined the SMIT team in March 2008.