Deidre Berger has served as Director of the AJC Berlin Office/Lawrence and Lee Ramer Institute for German-Jewish Relations since 2000. She advocates for a strong transatlantic partnership, a deepened understanding of Mideast affairs, dialogue among ethnic and religious groups, the endurance of Holocaust remembrance and other issues of pertinence to American-German-Jewish life. This event is free and a light lunch will be served.
Ms. Berger is a frequent lecturer in Germany and the U.S. on European security affairs, German-Jewish relations, issues of extremism and the promotion of democracy. She is a member of the boards of Action Reconciliation/Service for Peace; the International Youth Center in Oswiecem; House of the Wannsee Conference in Berlin; and the Society for Christian-Jewish Cooperation.