Bettina is associated partner for political event, conception and moderation.
Born and raised in Berlin, Bettina studied German and English literature at the Freie Universität Berlin before leaving for the US where she spent 12 years studying, teaching and earning her M.A./Ph.D. from the University of California at Berkeley.
Within her wide range of occupational experience, Bettina worked extensively in the areas of concept development, project management and project presentation. In her position as project manager she was in charge of projects such as the realization of the German Pavilion for the EXPO 2000 in Hannover, the 50th Anniversary of Berlin Airlift Festivities in 1998, or the realization of her own creative concept for the EU’s Pavilion at the World EXPO 2000 in Hannover, which prior to this had won 1st prize in an international competition.
Due to her highly developed bilingual (German-English) communication skills Bettina continues to also be a sought-after host for events such as the Arthur Andersen Executive Program. In addition, she can look back on ten years of successfully conducting Berlin’s established political Salon (Berliner Zukunftssalon) until 2011. Last not least, Bettina is a distinguished college teacher and an accomplished jazz singer.