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Director of Culture and Personnel

Harald Härke

The Director of Culture and Personnel, Harald Härke, has already held office as Head of Personnel of the State Capital Hannover for a number of years. He has been responsible for this Division, its area of responsibility also including the Fire Service, as City Councillor since the beginning of 2014. With taking over the Division of Culture (with the museums, Culture Bureau, City Library, Music School, City District Culture, remembrance culture, and City Archive) his Directorate now is complete.

8 March 1954 born in Hildesheim
1971: Vocational training for administration at Landkreis Hildesheim
April 1975: Relocation to State Capital Hannover
June 1977:  Engagement as City Inspector at the Social Welfare Office
1992: Chairman of the General Staff Council of the State Capital
2002: Head of the organisation unit 'Central Control and Administration Development'
2007: Head of the 'Personnel Division, Central Control and Central Services'
Feb. 2014: Director of Culture and Personnel for the City of Hannover