Executive Board and Team

Executive Board

Hortensia Völckers
Executive Board / Artistic Director
Alexander Farenholtz
Executive Board / Administrative Director
Dr. Lutz Nitsche
Assistant to the Executive Board
Beatrix Kluge
Office Artistic Director
Beate Ollesch
Berlin office
Christine Werner
Office Administrative Director

Public Relations

Friederike Tappe-Hornbostel
Head of Public Relations
Tinatin Eppmann
Press and Public Relations
Juliane Köber
Press and Public Relations
Julia Mai
Online Editor
Christoph Sauerbrey
Press and Public Relations
Arite Studier
Press and Public Relations
Therese Teutsch
Press and Public Relations

Programme Department

Kirsten Haß
Head of Programme Department
Dr. Marie Cathleen Haff
Head of Project Department
Sebastian Brünger
Doppelpass – Theatre Cooperation Fund
Teresa Darian
Cultural Agents Programme
Anne Fleckstein
Africa - International Programme Focus
Michael Fürst
Programme Department
Antonia Lahmé
Programme Department
Carl Philipp Nies
City Companions – Fund for city museums in new partnerships
Uta Schnell
Programme Department
Karoline Weber
New Länder Fund
Friederike Zobel
Bauhaus 2019

Programme Management and Evaluation

Ursula Bongaerts
Head of Programme Management and Evaluation
Marius Bunk
Administrative Assistant Doppelpass – Theatre Cooperation Fund
Marcel Gärtner
Administrative Assistant TURN – Fund for Artistic Cooperation between Germany and African Countries
Bärbel Hejkal
Administrative Assistant General Project Funding
Sarah Holstein
Administrative Assistant TURN – Fund for Artistic Cooperation between Germany and African Countries
Constanze Kaplick
Administrative Assistant 360° – Fund for New City Cultures
Steffi Khazhueva
Administrative Assistant 360° – Fund for New City Cultures
Dörte Koch
Administrative Assistant for Cultural Education
Anja Lehmann
Administrative Assistant Bauhaus 2019
Frank Lehmann
Administrative Assistant Bauhaus 2019
Nadine Planert
Administrative Assistant Doppelpass – Theatre Cooperation Fund
Ilka Schattschneider
Administrative Assistant Programme Department
Anne-Kathrin Szabó
Administrative Assistant City Companions – Fund for city museums in new partnerships
Kathleen Wismach
Administrative Assistant International Museum Fellowship

Contract Department

Christian Plodeck
Legal Advisor / Head of Contract Department
Katrin Gayda
Contract department
Stefanie Jage
Contract department
Anja Petzold
Contract department

Administration

Andreas Heimann
Head of Personnel and Accounting
Margit Ducke
Administration
Maik Jacob
Administration
Steffen Rothe
Administration

Project Controlling

Steffen Schille
Head of Project Controlling
Franziska Gollub
Project Controlling
Fabian Märtin
Project Controlling
Lina Schaper
Project Controlling
Antje Wagner
Project Controlling

Executive Board

The Artistic Director, Hortensia Völckers, and the Administrative Director, Alexander Farenholtz, constitute the Executive Board of the German Federal Cultural Foundation.