Committees of the Francke Foundations

The Francke Foundations are a foundation under public law.
Their organisation is described in the Statutes of 1 Juni 2003..
The Board of Trustees is the supreme organ of the Francke Foundations.
The director, who conducts the business full-time, is subordinate to the board of trustees.
The Association of Friends of the Francke Foundations contributes to the idealistic and financial support of the foundations.
The Institutions represented on the foundation's premises are united in the Forum.

The Board of Trustees of the Francke Foundations

The Board of trustees is ....

 

Honorary Chair

Dr. h.c. Hans-Dietrich Genscher († 2016)
Former Federal Foreign Minister

Prof. Dr. Dr. h. c. mult. Paul Raabe († 2013)
Retired Director of the Francke Foundations

Prof. Dr. Helmut Obst
Theological Faculty of the Martin-Luther-Universität Halle-Wittenberg

Chairperson

Prof. Dr. Udo Sträter
Theological Faculty of the Martin-Luther-Universität Halle-Wittenberg

Vice-Chairwoman

Brigitte Andrae
President of the Regional Church Office of the Protestant Church in Central Germany

The other members

Dr. Sigrid Bias-Engels
Head of Group K2 Art and Culture Promotion at the Federal Government Commissioner for Culture and the Media

Torsten Bönnhoff
Managing Partner STUDIO HALLE Group

Dr. Jürgen Fox
Chairman of the Board of Saalesparkasse

Prof. Dr. Christoph Kähler
Bishop (retired) as representative of the Protestant Church in Germany

Michael Reinboth
President of the Association of Friends of the Francke Foundations e.V.

Dr. Gunnar Schellenberger
State Secretary for Culture, State Chancellery and Ministry of Culture of the State of Saxony-Anhalt

Propst Dr. Johann Schneider
Regional Bishop of the Evangelical Church in Central Germany

Dr. Sabine Solf
Member of the German UNESCO Commission

Prof. Dr. Christian Tietje
Rector of the Martin Luther University Halle-Wittenberg

Marco Tullner
Minister for Education of the State of Saxony-Anhalt

Dr. Bernd Wiegand
Lord Mayor of the City of Halle

Standing Committee of the Board of Trustees

Brigitte Andrae
President of the Church Office of the Evangelical Church in Central Germany

Dr. Gunnar Schellenberger
State Secretary for Culture, State Chancellery and Ministry of Culture of the State of Saxony-Anhalt

Prof. Dr. Udo Sträter
Theological Faculty of the Martin-Luther-University Halle-Wittenberg

Das Forum der Franckeschen Stiftungen

The Forum of the Francke Foundations brings together all the Institutions on the site. It forms the basis for the fruitful cooperation and networking projects of the scientific, cultural, Christian and educational institutions that are now at home in the school town of August Hermann Francke.

Ljuba Barth
Church Elders of the Orthodox Chapel of the Holy Cross

Anke Berghaus-Sprengel
Director of the University and State Library of Saxony-Anhalt

Saskia Boekloff
Chairwoman of the Youth University Halle e.V.

Prof. Dr. Daniel Cyranka
Managing Director of the Interdisciplinary Centre for Pietism Research (IZP)
Dean of the Faculty of Theology of the Martin-Luther University Halle

Jens Deutsch
Managing Director of the Sports Association SV Francke 08.

Dr. Siegfried Eisenmann
Director of the State Institute for School Quality and Teacher Education Saxony-Anhalt

Clemens Fleming
Choirmaster of the Boys' Choir-Stadtsingechor zu Halle

Dirk Friederich
Owner of the Orphanage-Pharmacy

Prof. Dr. Torsten Fritzlar
Faculty of Philosophy III, Educational/ Dean´s Office

Prof. Dr. Daniel Fulda
Managing Director of the Interdisciplinary Centre for European Enlightenment Studies (IZEA)

Martin Hahs
Managing Director of the Noodle Factory Tranquebar - Cafe

Pastor Sven Hanson
Head of Canstein Bible Centre

Kirsten Haß
Administrative Director of the German Federal Cultural Foundation

Dr. Gisela Heinzelmann
Senior citizens' college of the Martin Luther University Halle-Wittenberg

Prof. Dr. Rolf-Torsten Kramer
Managing Director of the Centre for School and Educational Research (ZSB) of the Martin Luther University Halle-Wittenberg

Dr. Horst Heyroth
Managing Director of the Integration and work GmbH

Dr. Anna-Elisabeth Hintzsche
President of the International Georg-Wilhelm-Steller Society e.V.

Dietmar Hoge
Head of the Latina August Hermann Francke State Grammar School

Dr. Lydia Hüskens
Managing Director of the Studentenwerk Halle

Guido Karohl
House management/care service management of the retirement home of the Pauliebeck Foundation in Halle an der Saale in the »House of Generations«.

Hans-Martin Krusche-Ortmann
Inspector of the Study House of the Evangelical Church in Central Germany

Annette Kuntze
Head of the Secondary School August Hermann Francke

Birgit Küster
Head of administration of the Pensionsanstalt and the Landesgymnasium Latina August Hermann Francke

Frau Linden
acting Director of the August Hermann Francke Day Care Centre

Christiane Noll
Head of the Music School Musik-Etage Halle e.V.

Dr. Klaus vom Orde
Head of the Research Centre Edition Spenerbriefe of the Saxon Academy of Sciences in Leipzig

Cornelia Ranft
Chairwoman of the Chamber Music Society Halle e.V.

Michael Reinboth
President of the Association of Friends of the Francke Foundations

Dr. Birgit Reißig
Branch Manager of the German Youth Institute e.V.

Prof. Dr. Christa Schlenker-Schulte
Research Centre for Rehabilitation of People with Communicative Disabilities at the Martin-Luther-University Halle-Wittenberg e.V.

Tino Sperlich
Manager I&A GmbH

Henry Ventur
Coordinator of the instrumental area music branch of the Latina

Beate Violet
Director of the Pastoral Care Seminary of the Evangelical Church in Central Germany

Nils Wagner
Owner of the Bookshop in the Francke Foundations

Kerstin Westphal
Head of the Maria Montessori Independent School. Protestant Primary School with integration

Paul Zaprasis
Director of the Spielehaus e.V.

Prof. Dr. Holger Zaunstöck
Chairman of the Historical Society - Society for the Study of the History of Halle