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Board of Trustees

Andreas Zick, head of the Foundation's oversight council, is a professor at the University of Bielefeld and the director of its Institute for Interdisciplinary Research of Conflict and Violence. For the last decade, he has been responsible for the research project, ''Group-related hate''.

Andrea Böhm is a journalist and was decisively involved in the establishment of the foundation. After living and working in the USA as a freelance journalist for different media, she now works for the newspaper DIE ZEIT in Hamburg. For many years, right-wing extremism has been a subject of her contributions and articles.

Stephan Kramer is the general secretary for the Central Council of Jews in Germany.

Uta Leichsenring is the Director of the Halle outpost of the Bundesbeauftragte für die Unterlagen der Stasi (Federal Commission for the Records of the National Security Service of the former GDR). Before starting her new job in 2005, she was chairperson of the Barnim Uckermark Foundation, director of the police district in Eberswalde, as well as responsible for the Concept of Action for Tolerance of the state of Brandenburg. In 1999, she was awarded the Theodor Heuss Medal.

Petra Lidschreiber is a broadcast journalist who leads the editorial office for Central and Eastern Europe at the Berlin and Brandenburg TV channel RBB. She was previously the editor-in-chief at the RBB, and presenter of the political program "Kontraste" and other programs by the ARD and the RBB. She also was a long-time correspondent for the ARD in New York.

Christian Petry is a member of the Freudenberg Foundation and managing director of the Stiftungs- und Fördergemeinschaft Modellprojekte GmbH.

Hermann Freudenberg was a member of the board until his death in 2010. He founded the Freudenberg Foundation in 1984.
Rupert Graf Strachwitz was a founding member and long-time chairman of the board
Sanem Kleff was a long-serving member of the board.



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