Stefanie Jehlitschka initially joined the German American Chamber of Commerce of the Southern United States, Inc. (GACC South) in August 2006. During this time, she worked in various roles within the organization’s marketing department and assisted in the development of the chamber’s communication plans.
In 2012, Stefanie served as Interim President the GACC South to start the year before transitioning to the position of Vice President. In this role Stefanie has increased the GACC South’s visibility across the organization’s 11-state region by partnering with fellow nonprofits, chambers of commerce and business leaders. Stefanie actively participates in initiatives and projects aimed at strengthening the growth between Germany and the United States, including the current nation-wide workforce initiative for vocational training.
Prior to joining the GACC South, Stefanie worked as a Product manager for an international training provider for four years. She holds a Bachelor’s in Law from the University of Tübingen, Germany and she spent one year studying in Thessaloniki, Greece.