Mrs. Gabriele Birkett assists the management on all matters related to business administration.
She has a 34 year long work experience as a Management Assistant in ecological projects. From 1985 till 2012, she worked for the Schweinsfurth Foundation, Munich and the Herrmannsdorfer Landwerkstätten, Glonn, a big organic project in the south of Bavaria with an organic agriculture, species appropriate animal husbandry, bakery, butchery dairy and distribution system.
As manager and founding member she organized a summer school for pupils of primary schools where the children learn a different way of experiencing the environment by making their own food, looking after farm animals and dealing democratically with issues amongst themselves.
In her previous job she worked in an import-export company for organic fruit, vegetables and dry products from all over the world.