In accordance with the Foundation‘s statute, the foundation board is responsible for deciding on all matters which are inherently or particularly significant to the Foundation. It oversees the Foundation with regard to legality, effectiveness and efficiency.
The foundation board is comprised of fifteen members.
Federal Government Commissioner for Culture and the Media Prof. Monika Grütters
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Members of the foundation board
Representing the German federal government
|Prof. Monika Grütters, MdB (chairwoman)||Minister of State, Federal Government Commissioner for Culture and the Media|
|Dr. Günter Winands||Representative of the Federal Government Commissioner for Culture and the Media|
|Walter Lindner||State Secretary, Federal Foreign Office|
|Werner Nigbur ||Undersecretary, Federal Ministry of Finance|
Representing the Länder of the Federal Republic of Germany
|Susanne Bieler-Seelhoff||department head, Ministry of Education, Science and Cultural Affairs Schleswig-Holstein|
|Dr. Hildegard Kaluza||department head, Ministry of Science and Cultural Affairs North Rhine-Westphalia |
|Christoph Kraus||head of section, Ministry of Science, Further Education and Cultural Affairs Rhineland-Palatinate|
|Dr. Andreas Mackeben||Undersecretary, Senator of Art, Hanseatic city of Bremen|
|Dr. Heike Otto||department head, Ministry of Education and Cultural Affairs Saarland|
|Dr. Claudia Rose||head of section, Ministry of Science, Research and Cultural Affairs Baden-Wuerttemberg|
|Dr. Kristina Süße||department head, Ministry of Education, Science and Culture Mecklenburg-Western Pomerania|
|Reiner Walleser||department head, Ministry of Schience, Research and Cultural Affairs Brandenburg|
Representing the national associations of local authorities
|Klaus Hebborn||Association of German Cities|
|Uwe Lübking||German Association of Cities and Communities|
|Jörg Freese||German Association of Rural Districts|