Rut Ferner works at the office in the presidential department since April. After studying geography, she worked at the Film Distributor Salzgeber & Co. Medien GmbH as an executive assistant. In addition, she was event manager for training programmes in cinema production. From 2011 to 2016 Rut Ferner built up the federal office of the Bund Deutscher Amateurtheater e.V. in Berlin as an office manager and was responsible for the boards.