My background

  • 1-year stay in California, U.S.A., as an exchange student
  • High School Diploma (US, and German “Abitur”)
  • Studies for the Teaching Profession, with emphasis on American Studies, Mathematics, History, and Homemaking
  • 6 years experience as a secretary / translator with various Düsseldorf advertising agencies, among others, Grey, GRAMM, and HSR & S
  • Since 1989: freelance translator (language pair German - (US)English - German)
  • Since 2009, language trainer, contract trainer, lecturer
  • 6 years experience as an examiner (Business English) in various bodies of the Chamber of Trade and Commerce, Düsseldorf

My language training is tailored to your personal preferences, may they relate to your job or your spare time.

When it comes to translations, my specialist areas are: education and training, further training, trade, correspondence, applications, marketing, market research, public relations, advertising, and general economy.

I offer competent preparation and support on your way to various exams (see "My services")

... and if you need to write an application, hold a presentation or go abroad, you can rely on my professional assistance.