Marie Wellmann is the Head of Director’s Office, supporting the Director in managing the strategic and operational business of the CoE, including with a view to personnel and resource management, organisational development and stakeholder relationships. She leads the team of the Director’s Office, consisting of the Junior Policy Officer for Civilian Crisis Management, the Eventmanager, and in future a Political Assistant and a Secretary.

Marie worked as a project and cultural manager in her own firm Culturalis kulturmanagement after finishing her certification as an event manager with honors, where she focused on producing international performing arts events all over Europe.

Before joining the CoE, she was Head of Project and Office Management for Berlin’s biggest improvisational theatre Die Gorillas, where she coordinated two long term European cooperation projects, administered the daily theatre business, and was the Head of Production Management for the annual international festival IMPRO.
Marie speaks German, English, and reasonable French.