Lisa Maria Nerb

The shift toward a sustainable society - a big concept. Shaping this change at Wider Sense together with companies and foundations is my goal.

Der Wandel hin zu einer nachhaltigen Gesellschaft – ein großes Konzept. Diesen Wandel bei Wider Sense gemeinsam mit Unternehmen und Stiftungen zu gestalten, das ist mein Ziel.

As an analyst at Wider Sense, Lisa Nerb supports companies in their CSR activities and foundations in the further development of their social commitment. She also supports Wider Sense Trafo gGmbH in the annual National Education Forum.

Previously, Lisa Nerb gained experience in project management and consulting in a wide variety of sectors, including an advisory board for the German federal government, the German Council for Sustainable Development (GIZ), the German Ocean Foundation and the IHK Schwaben in the area of „International Affairs“. Among other things, she accompanied educational projects for sustainable development and cultural transformation. Her versatile experience is especially useful in the cooperation with the different network partners of Wider Sense.

In her interdisciplinary Master’s degree in Transformation Studies, Lisa Nerb focused on questions of the transformation of society as a whole towards more sustainability. Along the way, she co-founded a circular-based start-up in the north of Flensburg with the goal of producing climate-neutral and local healthy food. In her Bachelor’s degree, she studied Applied Intercultural Linguistics with a focus on Media Linguistics and Romance Studies at the University of Augsburg and the Universidad de Cádiz. In her master’s thesis she dealt with questions of gender justice and care work.

Why did you choose working for Wider Sense?

It motivates me to work together in the interdisciplinary team of Wider Sense to tackle the issues of social change.

What is a random fact about you?

In my free time, Taekwon-Do is my passion and has been with me for 11 years.