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FOUNDED: 1783

Officers

President: Thomas A. Werner

1st Vice President: Shelley Dolch Arnold

2nd Vice President: Dr. Armin Mruck

Treasurer: Theodore J. Potthast, Jr.

Secretary: Christel van der Berg

Counselor: Gerard W. Wittstadt

Office Manager: Bärbel Otto





german society award






The German Society of Maryland Wins the AATG/Goethe-Institute Friend of German Award, 2005

Dr.Mohamed Esa, board member, is awarded the Cross of the  Order of Merit of the Federal Republic of Germany

Brigitte V. Fessenden , former German Society president, receives the 2009 Merit Award from the Maryland\DC Metro Chapter of the AATG.


Board of Directors

Shelley Arnold
William Kommalan
Gerhard Meinzer
Paul Gerhard Otto
Bernard Penner, Esq
Lauren Rizzo
Shirley Santora
Anton G. Smoot
Dr. Mary Upman
John M. Vogt
Thomas Werner
Kurt D. Wittstadt

Ex. Officio
Pres. Women's Auxiliary
Eva Maus Kelleher


Lifetime Directors

Merle Arp
John K. Aymold, Jr.
Dandridge Brooke
Linda Butt
Dr. David Denisch
Prof. Dr. Mohamed Esa
Brigitte V. Fessenden
Dr. Maureen Helinski
Prof. Dr. Armin Mruck
Michael J. Nieberding
Betty Niemann
Rev. H.J.Siegfried Otto
Theodore J. Potthast, Jr.
Dr. James Schaub
Irma Tillman
Christel van der Berg
Frederick H. Wehrenberg
Rev. Edwin O. Wenck, Esq
Gerard W. Wittstadt