Curriculum vitae of Parliamentary State Secretary Rita Schwarzelühr-Sutter

BMU/Susie Knoll

Born 13 October 1962 in Waldshut, Baden-Wurttemberg

Time periodCareer
March 2018Reappointment as Parliamentary State Secretary at the Federal Ministry for the Environment, Nature Conservation and Nuclear Safety
since September 2014Chair of the Board of Trustees of the German Federal Environmental Foundation (Deutsche Bundesstiftung Umwelt)
since March 2014Member of the SME Advisory Council of the German Reconstruction Loan Corporation (Kreditanstalt für Wiederaufbau)
since March 2014Chair of the Supervisory Board of Global Research for Safety (Gesellschaft für Anlagen- und Reaktorsicherheit)
since December 2013Parliamentary State Secretary at the Federal Ministry for the Environment, Nature Conservation, Building and Nuclear Safety
March to October 2010Business consultant
2008 to 2009Head of the working group "sustainable mobility" of the national SPD Executive Committee
since September 2007Member of the State Executive Committee of the Baden-Württemberg SPD
2005 to 2009 and again since 2010Member of the German Parliament (Bundestag)
since 2004Member of the Waldshut District Council
1997 to 2005Advisor and communications coordinator/strategist for Karin Rehbock-Zureich, Member of the German Parliament (Bundestag)
since 1994Member of the Social Democratic Party (SPD)
1992 to 1996Marketing assistant
Time periodEducation
1983 to 1989Studies in economics at Freiburg und Zurich University, Graduation with licentiate in economics, degree in business administration
1982Higher education entrance qualification from the Hochrhein Gymnasium, Waldshut