Lia Le Roy (Belgium) was, in her professional life, first working as a scientific and mathematics teacher in a high school and later as a member of the schools daily organization staff. Together with her husband, Frank Boeye, she did a lot of climbing and sailing. In 1997 Frank was diagnosed with a glioblastoma. Lia became a carer. In 2005 she was the secretary of WGHT. In 2012 her husband passed away. She became the chair of the organization. Now she has been retired and dedicates most of her time Study Group Brain Tumours.