In order to organize the multifaceted life of the Frauenkirche the various tasks are split between several areas of accountabilities.

Spiritual life

This is were all the services and devotions of the Frauenkirche but also lectures, readings and other events are planned and organised. At that, the coordination of all volunteer work in this area such as admission helpers, readers and pastoral caregiving is done here. 

Reverends: Reverend Markus Engelhardt, Reverend Angelika Behnke
Assistant: Monika Schneider

Peace work

The department is responsible for the planning, project coordination and network work of the Frauenkirche Dresden Foundation, so that the Frauenkirche can be experienced as a participative place of peace and reconciliation.

Department Head: Andreas Dieterich

Visitor service

The visitor service tries to answer all questions regarding the life of the Frauenkirche. Here, the broad range of guided tours are coordinated. The members of staff also help with choosing and purchasing concert tickets. 

Department head: Dr. Anja Häse

Artistic Director

The Artistic Director plans and organises the high-quality concert programme that the Frauenkirche Dresden is know for. He coordinates roughly 50 concerts a year and deals with requests regarding broadcasting issues and CD recordings.

Artistic Director: Daniel Hope

Church music

The choir master of the Frauenkirche is responsible for planning all the music in services and other forms of worship. He organises the rehearsals and performances of the two choirs and the ensemble frauenkirche and (together with the concert manager) coordinates concerts and events with sacred music.

Choir master: Matthias Grünert

Building management

The Frauenkirche Dresden is a complex building. In order to keep it in good condition, a lot of maintenance duties have to be performed. This is coordinated by the Church Architect.

Church Architect: Dipl.-Ing. Thomas Gottschlich, Architect


The department is responsible for communicating the special message of the Frauenkirche to the interested public in a variety of ways, as well as for promotional communication and the sale of concert tickets. Media relations, online and social media communication are also coordinated here.

Head of Marketing, Sales, Press, Public Relations
Liane Rohayem-Fischer

Marketing and Sales:
Claudia Hofmann
Media and Digital Communications: Grit Jandura


First the reconstruction and now the coordination of the life in the Frauenkirche are only possible because there are people who decide to support and donate. For all questions related to this special commitment our friendly advisers try to find helpful answers.

Department Head: Uta Dutschke


For all commercial, accounting and controlling issues the finance department of the Frauenkirche Dresden Foundation is responsible.

Department Head: Sabine Meißner