Managing Director of the DKK
Since 2012 Marie-Luise Beck is managing director of the science federation Deutsches Klima-Konsortium. Projects like the online course on climate change in English and German as well as the K3 Conference on climate communication were created under her leadership. Previously, she was responsible for science-policy dialogues in the context of a project at the Freie Universität Berlin on safety and security called „Forschungsforum Öffentliche Sicherheit”. From 2000 to 2009 she acted as research assistant and office manager for various Members of Parliament at the Deutsche Bundestag. There, she managed the launch of the parliamentary initiative “Zukunftsforum Öffentliche Sicherheit”, where she is member of the board today. She graduated with Staatsexamen (equivalent to MA) from Biology, German Literature and Pedagogics at the Philipps University, Marburg.
Assistant to the Managing Director
Kristine Schneeweiss is the Assistant to the Managing Director of the DKK. In addition to all organisational and administrative areas, she is also responsible for the event management. The marketing specialist, who trained at the Bavarian Academy for Advertising and Marketing, previously worked as a project manager at advertising agencies as well as in marketing management at companies for several years.
Since 2021, Nina Müller is supporting the DKK Team as a student assistant. She currently studies Landscape Management and Nature Conservation at The Eberswalde University for Sustainable Development (HNEE). Through various internships, she has already gained experience in the field of environmental education and environmental planning.
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