Committees of the FEZ Berlin

The FEZ Berlin is run by the Children's and Youth Recreation Centre (Ger. Kinder- und Jugendfreizeitzentrum) and the Berlin State Academy of Music (Ger. Landesmusikakademie Berlin) as a non-profit operational company in the state of Berlin.

Managing Directors

  • Thomas Liljeberg-Markuse
    Director of the children's, youth and family centre
  • Chris Berghäuser
    Director of the Berlin State Academy of Music

Board of Directors

The supervisory committee of the company is the Board of Directors. The committee meets with the Managing Directors every three months.

Chair of the Board

  • Falko Liecke
    State Secratary for Youth, Education & School Digitalisation in the Berlin Senate Department for Education, Youth and Family

Members of the Board

  • Jens Kandziora
    Cultural Affairs
  • Juliane Schumacher
    Berlin Senate Department for Education, Youth and Family
    IIA1 - School - Cultural Education Cooperation Projects
  • Herr Alexander Freier-Winterwerb
    Local Council for Treptow-Köpenick
  • Jana Widlak
    Senate Department for Finance
  • Hella Dunger-Löper
    President of the Berlin Music Council 

Advisory committee

The company's advisory committee is charged with providing specialist advice to the company. The committee meets with the Managing Directors twice a year.

Chair of the advisory committee

  • Thomas Hänsgen
    Technical Youth Recreation and Education Society (Ger. Technische Jugendfreizeit- und Bildungsgesellschaft gGmbH)

Advisory committee members collectively operating the children's, youth and family centre and the Berlin State Music Academy

(Note: some of the following translations are only approximations of the original German company name. For the original titles, please refer to the German version of the FEZ site!)

  • Winfried Szameitat
    Chair of the Berlin Brandenburg Amateur Orchestra Association
  • Holger Hofmann
    German Children's Relief Organisation
  • Prof. Dr. Marc Godau
    Head of the Clara Hoffbauer College in Potsdam & Professor for Musical Education and Didactics of Music
  • Prof. Robert Lingnau
    College of Popular Arts
  • Dr. Dorothea Kolland
    Director of Neukölln Cultural Office a.D.
  • Karlheinz Nolte
    Chairman of Berlin Committee for Family Issues
  • Elvire Dörr
    Music School Head in Treptow-Köpenick
  • Annette Heit
    Background Weltmusik
  • Meiko Köhler
    Berlin Choral Society
  • Christoph Happel
    LKJ-Berlin e.V., LAG Popular Music
  • Jana Sänger
    Senate Department for Education, Youth and Family
  • Joachim Stahr
    State Youth Assistance Committee
  • Thomas Hänsgen
    TJFBG gGmbH
  • Annett Kreuziger
    Head of the Work Group for Teacher Training, Media Forum and Open Educational Ressources (OER)




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