• Ranked twice among Germany’s 10 leading HR-Managers by  “Personalmagazin” in 2007 and in 2009.

  • Awarded by the German order of merit (Bundesverdienstkreuz) for distinguished contribution on education and integration of handicapped young people and on employment of elder people in April 2008.

  • Sept. 2010 - april 2015 German Commission for UNESCO - Member of Committee of experts on inclusive education of German UNESCO Kommission.