Dr. Ronald Schnitker (1950) has worked in the field of aviation law enforcement for over thirty years. He has been Commanding Police Officer at the Aviation Investigation Department of the Dutch National Police Force, followed by an appointment as Director Legal Affairs at Eindhoven Airport and is currently working as an independent aviation lawyer.
He has published widely, in particular about the subject Enforcement of Aviation Law and Just Culture.
Ronald Schnitker is chief editor of Journaal Luchtrecht, a Dutch Aviation Law magazine. He is assigned by the Netherlands Civil Aviation Authority as an expert on theoretical Aviation Law examinations. He obtained a juris doctor degree from the University of Tilburg.
Since April 2011 he has been appointed as Vice-President of the Royal Netherlands Aeronautical Association (KNVvL) and is holder of the portfolio legal affairs.